Tarps are commonly used as a training tool. Watch as Idaho horseman Wade Black demonstrates his method for helping a young horse feel comfortable walking across a tarp laying on the ground. colt startingnervous horsetarpWade Black Author Lizzie Iwersen Related Posts The Ranch Horse Association of America March 25, 2020 Gear of the Month — March March 25, 2020 Dale Brisby Bit Talk, Part 2 March 24, 2020 Tip Your Hat to Tugboat March 19, 2020 Support a Cowboy’s Cause Against Cancer March 9, 2020 The Steiner Way March 9, 2020 1 Comment Bradley Tjossem 7 months ago Reply I do not favor “sending my horse away” on a 12’ lead, as he always faces up immediately, showing respect and attention to me w positive eye contact! He is always attentive and goes anywhere, Although past horses have followed my lead and will circle. I feel uncomfortable “forcing this action” on this horse! Please have someone comment on this. Is it really necessary? Write A Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.