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Re: [RC] re: hobbling to saddle - Merryben

In a message dated 4/11/2003 12:30:35 AM Central Daylight Time, DESERTRYDR1@xxxxxxx writes:

I learned with my first mare that lunging, or round
penning doesn't necessarily teach the horse anything if they are dashing
around frantically at top speed.  All it does is give you a very fit horse
who doesn't have a clue what its supposed to be doing. 

And sometimes a very fit horse with lameness issues from all that running around in tight circles....