ANSC 275 Equine Training Techniques IV

This course is the fourth in a four-part series introducing students to the fundamentals of training a horse to be soft, supple and responsive in preparation for a performance event. Students will continue advanced exercises designed to increase total control and make horse lighter and more responsive. Exercises will include side passing, moving hips laterally at a lope, lead changes, fast spins with multiple revolutions, faster stops and perform a more complex reining pattern. Prerequisite: ANSC 274 - Equine Training Techniques III and have access to a horse competent enough to complete exercises from ANSC 272, ANSC 273 and ANSC 274. Spring. Course fee required.