Reply To: Bits?

Mapale Mapale
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You may have to go back and forth with your current bit and bitless until the horse gains balance and stops laying on your hands. Once the horse stops relying on your hands and cues better on seat and legs, you’ll have fully transitioned. At that point you can try a milder bit and see if he is comfortable with that. (If he is comfortable, he’ll pay more attention to you!)

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