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How To Make Your Horse Stand At A Mounting Block

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Teaching Your Horse to Stand At the Mounting Block

Head Trainer at Hilltop Farm Michael Bragdell feels one of the most important skills to teach a horse is to stand still while being mounted so he teaches his horses to "park" or stand at the mounting block.

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How Can I Teach My Horse to Stand Still at the Mounting Block?

Janet “Dolly” Hannon answers this reader question, explaining why this is an important training opportunity that is also a matter of safety.