If a horse is well prepared a transition from a snaffle to the hackamore should be a simple event. In this segment Jim Hicks offers some suggestions on making that change be a smooth one. He discusses how to revisit the foundation of training to help the horse understand the new gear while avoiding the all-to-human tendency to tinker with a new piece of equipment.
Please enjoy a preview of this lesson. Full running length of this lesson is 46:47.