Problematic behaviours in the horse

Horse HeadProblematic behaviours in the horse can take many forms.

In the horse being handled, common problems include:

  • loading problems,
  • barging,
  • difficulties being caught,
  • pulling back when tied,
  • headshyness, etc.

Problems in the ridden horse include:

  • bucking,
  • rearing
  • refusing jumps
  • head tossing
  • spooking
  • rushing fences, etc.