Mike’s vast experience using the hackamore in the California Vaquero style is clearly evident in this two DVD set. From a brief history of the hackamore and its importance to the vaquero style of training, to details of the equipment and matching size of the bosal to size and weight of the mecate (hair rope reins) these videos are chock full of valuable information. The set includes discussions about how the bosal works physically, tips for fitting a bosal to an individual horse, and proper hand signals. In an easy to understand presentation style, Mike demonstrates exercises he uses for hackamore training and provides a wealth of information in helping you develop the hackamore horse.
Running time is approx. 1 hr. 39 min. for DVD 1, 1 hr. 7 min. for DVD 2