Reply To: Horse doesn't want to work while being ridden

Joe-Joe Joe-Joe
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Have her ovaries checked. I know a pony who was a top show horse, and who subsequently developed some issue or other with her ovaries, and started biting the feet and/or legs of whoever was on her, due to pain. The only other thing I can think of is that she is just plain bored, in which case she might benefit from working somewhere other than an arena – trails, or just gentle hacking around.

  • This reply was modified 1 year, 8 months ago by Joe-Joe Joe-Joe. Reason: typo

It is never the horse's fault