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I've heard that fragrance could have effects on horses' behavior, have you noticed it and do you wear perfume when you're at the barn?

I've heard that fragrance could have effects on horses' behavior, have you noticed it and do you wear perfume when you're at the barn?
I don’t wear perfume because putting on takes to much effort, deodorant is enough for me😂 But my horse rides a lot better if I have something that smells like lavender or an ‘ocean’ smell (he is in love with the beach)
I don’t wear any perfume if I go to the barn, I usually put it on at the beginning of the day but by the end when I go to the barn it’s pretty much worn off. I bet it definitely has effects on different horses depending on how sensitive they are to scent though!
Hi Lily, my horse doesn't seem to like it when I wear perfume. The scent of perfume is very strong to horses, I think he prefers me to just smell like 'me' 😊
I've never noticed neither but when I go to the barn I don't put fragrance, but when I ride after work I still have the fragrance I put on in the morning but it's not strong anymore
I haven’t noticed that at all! I think that is just a myth.