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[RC] MY MP/loose horses - Rides 2 Far

I agree about the training.  A horse needs to be sacked out and be 
able to handle a rope or anything dangling between it's legs or hanging
off  it's body, etc. 

I believe this mare touched the electric fence. Hard to train them to
ignore that.

I think the next time I manage a ride I'll have one person whose job is
to inspect containtment arrangements. Their job would be to make people
with saggy high lines tighten them up, uncharged fences turn them on (or
tie up their horses). Make people tie up the horse they leave behind
screaming and running back & forth in a flimsy corral while they take his
buddies on a ride, separate horses who are fighting inside a communal
corral. Sure, sometimes things just happen, but sometimes you can see
them coming and those are the situations that we've got to do something

As to MP not being a good place for new horses, I disagree. It wasn't
even crowded this year and if you plan to have loose horses running
around it's nice to have those trees for them to dodge and for you to get


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