Reply To: Imma bite you! (Behavior, lymes, uclers…?)

Mapale Mapale
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I’ve given myself 24 hours to stew over this one. I’ve tried to come up with training tips, but bottom line, this horse has dangerous vices that require professional help. You need a trainer to work with this horse. Coming in hostile before any tack is put on him is behavioral. There may be a dietary correction you can make to help you work with him – but that’s like putting a bandaid on a bullet wound. It may have started out with a medical issue or a dietary issue, but at this point, he needs correction for your safety.

I know you love this horse, but you can’t help him if you get hurt.

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