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Training

Do you have a challenge with your horse? Does your horse have problems with loading? Or do you want help with getting it used to the saddle? Charlotte Girod of CG horses can help you!

CG horses can help out with three different type of challenges in behaviour: basic skills, trailer loading and challenging behaviour. Charlotte specializes in working with young horses, for example getting them used to the saddle.

You can contact Charlotte by mail or phone.
Underneath you can find a list of several different challenges where CG horses can help with.

FIRST SADDLE (specialization)

Preparing the horse for the first saddle and rider.

Depending on what the horse already knows and what it needs: obstacle training (for example getting it used to a saddle pad, moving things towards, beside and above the horse, making it less sensitive to approaching and touching, and sounds etc), working on trust with liberty work in a circle, preparing for longing with single and double long lines, first saddle, working with the saddle on double long lines and learning the horse to change tempo, stop and go backwards, first rider.

BEHAVIORAL CHALLENGES

CG horses can help with any of the following challenging behavior:

- a horse that bites
- a horse that cannot be saddled
- a horse that is head shy
- a horse that cannot go to the farrier
- a horse that cannot be treated by a veterinarian
- a horse that cannot go hacking alone (runs back home)
- a horse that cannot be caught in the field
- a horse that is afraid of other horses while riding
- a horse that cannot have braids being made
- a horse that is afraid to walk on different types of surfaces
- a horse that does not want to walk through water
- a horse that cannot be sprayed with water
- a horse that is afraid of poles or going over them
- a horse that is afraid of cyclists
- a horse that is afraid of cars
- a horse that is afraid of bigger traffic
- a horse that is afraid of being left alone
- a horse that is afraid of moving things beside or above him
- a horse that is afraid of umbrella's
- a horse that is afraid of small places
- a horse that cannot have a blanket
- a horse that cannot have a halter
- a horse that cannot have a bridle
- a horse that cannot be touched or clipped at the ears
- a horse that does not want to lift his feet
- a horse that does not allow a rider to mount
- other challenging behavior

TRAILER LOADING

CG horses can offer help in any of the following problems related to trailer loading: -the horse does not want to go into the trailer
-the horse cannot stand still inside the trailer
-the horse shoots out the trailer
-the trailer cannot be closed while the horse is inside
-the horse cannot be transported
-the horse cannot be loaded with a panel
-the horse cannot be transported on his own
-the horse cannot go out the trailer/cannot go backwards
-the horse cannot stay in the trailer when it stands still

BASIC SKILLS

Liberty work:

-with a dominant horse
-with a horse that is afraid
-with a horse that cannot be caught
-with a horse that does not want to go forward
-with a horse that is too forward

Work with a single or double long lines in a circle:

- with a young horse
- with a horse that is not used to double long lines
- with a horse that attacks while lunging
- with a horse that cannot be lunged
- with a horse that goes too fast
- with a horse that goes too slow
- with a horse that breaks out from being lunged
- with a horse that kicks the line behind its hind legs

Groundwork

-with a young horse
-with a dominant horse
-with a horse that is afraid
-with a horse that cannot stand still
-with a horse that does not want to walk with you
-with a horse that cannot go backwards
-with a horse that pulls himself loose