Watch Clinton deal with a jigging horse.
What to avoid: “Try to avoid using tape when your horse is dirty,” she says. “If he’s dirty or shedding, try removing all of the loose hair and then use rubbing alcohol to wipe down and clean the area where you’re applying tape. The tape sticks best to clean, clipped horses.” Avoid using too much stretch when you’re applying the tape. “Because of your horse’s sensitivity,” McKee explains, “too much stretch will cause irritation to the skin.”