Lunging for training and fitness, free lunging, lunging in tack, and an appearance by Mad Jack Hanks. Tacking up for free lunging, training aids, attaching the lunge line, lunging in the round pen and lunging in the open arena.
The differences between horses, mules and donkeys. Also covering the importance of sequential training, ground driving in the round pen, ground driving in the arena, flight or freeze reactions, driving the hourglass pattern, hard hats, boots, half chaps, physical maturity, the need for shoes and trims and the types of shoes.
Covering the differences between horses, mules and donkeys. Importance of sequential training, proper attire, maturity of mules, technique and mechanics of balanced riding, patterns, canter or lope, refining cues, USDF tests and obstacle courses.
Covering equitation, draw reins, the green mule, patterns & obstacles, collection, dressage levels, on the bit, half halts, bending, adding the halt and canter, long rein-loose rein and using draw reins.
Coach, review, tack, clothing, equitation, shoes, clipping, body positions, types of jumps, making standards, placement of ground rails, stretching and warm up exercises, cross rails, cavaletti, bad habits and workout lengths.