Advanced training of the western horse and rider. this course is designed to develop and refine the student’s skills and techniques in riding western horses. Emphasis on the rider’s ability to develop correct movement at all gaits. Training theories and horse psychology will be explored as it relates to the enhancement of effective riding and getting the desired response from the horse.
Prerequisites: ERID 200 with a B grade or better, and by permission of instructor
2 credits (1 lecture hour, 30 contact hours of riding), spring semester