The first step of starting a young horse

When starting your young horse, it might seem tempting to think that getting the saddle on and riding is the end goal.

But it often leads to your horse not understanding the saddle and, in extent, the concept of riding.

That misunderstanding can lead to many other problems later in their life, like bolting, spooking, and general fear of our human environment.

In the videos below I explain what the first steps look like to prepare your horse for the riding without running into problems later on.