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What are some training techniques that can be used to start a horse in western pleasure? I want to get my gelding started but do not know where to start. Any advice would be great.

What are some training techniques that can be used to start a horse in western pleasure? I want to get my gelding started but do not know where to start. Any advice would be great.
Lunge him in the saddle before you ever get on him so he can get used to the feeling of something on his back that isn’t you. You next step would just be sitting on his back, no walking. Slowly work up to a walk, trot and canter. It is much better to take things really slow and get it right than to rush and potentially miss something important