How do you ask a horse to move forward?
Squeezing is politely asking the horse to go forward. Cluck If he doesn’t immediately respond by moving forward, continue to squeeze with your legs and then cluck two times with your tongue, “Cluck, cluck.” Clucking is a warning that he’s about to feel uncomfortable if he chooses not to move.
Can a horse learn its name?
Horses are more attuned to your tone of voice than anything else, but they can learn specific words. My horses know their names, as well as some verbal commands. It’s really helpful to reinforce physical aids with words, because it leaves no room for confusion.
Can horses do tricks?
You can teach a horse to jump over obstacles, prance, and even walk in various gaits. But fewer people are aware that horses can learn tricks. Some tricks are cute, others are downright impressive. All of them will bring a little variety to your training.