Highlight the benefits of lunging for both physical and mental conditioning.
Explain how lunging serves as an effective warm-up exercise for horses. Discuss how it helps to loosen muscles, increase circulation
Discuss how lunging helps to establish a focused and attentive mindset in horses
Highlight how lunging helps improve a horse's balance, coordination, and overall body awareness
Explain how lunging can be used as a training tool to reinforce obedience and develop ground manners.
Discuss the essential equipment needed for lunging, including a lunge line, lunge whip, and properly fitted lunging cavesson or bridle
Describe various lunging techniques such as circles, changes of direction, and transitions between gaits