HELP FOR YOUR REINING SCORES
Competing• otherA differentthan a in reiningkind ranch of riding pattern—without‘alone can time.’ help Gettingyour any horseyour other reinerin horses—isthe reiningin the a show toughpen, pen too. thingto Here’sdoto come somethinghow. by. It’s valuable because it can help ease any pen anxiety he’s developed from being shown. • Help bust anticipation. If your horse thinks he’s smarter than you are and jumps the gun when you show, completing an unfamiliar pattern means he must wait and listen for your cues instead of anticipating them. • A needed ‘brain break.’ We all know horses can face burnout in the show pen, leading to a sour attitude. Giving your mount something else to focus on can be a necessary break that will bring him back fresher his future reining events.