This presentation will look at how we can incorporate behaviour modification techniques into our everyday practice to deal with difficult horses. It will include multiple video examples of cases to demonstrate these techniques are not only safer and less stressful for everyone involved but also frequently more time efficient.
How to apply learning theory to make treating the difficult horse easy
Understand the concept of shaping
understand how to apply several behaviour modification techniques
How to deal with the horse that is pushy and difficult to handle, is aversive to needles, foot care, clipping or wont load