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Lateral Flexion With A Mule

Groundwork Basics | Ty Evans • 7m 32s

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    Now it's time to start ground driving. Make sure you have enough rope to put some decent distance between you and the mule. Ty will start off this exercise with a halter, and then he will work his way to using a snaffle bit.

  • Introducing A Snaffle Bit

    Once your mule does pretty decent ground driving with a halter, go ahead and put him in a snaffle bit. Ty has done a few things to prepare the mule to take the bit, but he still has some resistance to it. Ty demonstrates a few tips and exercises you can use to help your mule/horse to accept a sna...

  • Lead By The Feet

    Another exercise that can really help your mule is leading by the feet. This will help if they ever get their feet caught up in a fence or some wire. This will teach them not to panic and will also teach them to give to a soft feel.