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The Concept of Pressure and Release

Groundwork • 3m 52s

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  • The Concept of Pressure and Release

    Chelsea explains how to use pressure and release with horses. Horses learn by the amount of the pressure that is put on them and when the release occurs. It not the pressure that teaches them. It the moment we remove the pressure that teaches them about the thing that we wanted to actually have h...

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    Chelsea demonstrates what it looks like using the different levels of pressure to help your horse connect with you. When that happens, he will look to you to see if there something he needs to do when other things are going on in his environment.

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