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 Miles Baker — Riding Outside the Arena September 4, 2020 Pad Placement September 1, 2020 Rate Review with Lari Dee Guy August 25, 2020 Tip Your Hat to Tugboat July 15, 2020 Angle Advantage with Lari Dee Guy July 10, 2020 The Next Yates June 1, 2020 1 Comment Bradley Tjossem 1 year 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.