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‘I am not punishing the horse, I am correcting her.’

There may be a lot confusion about punishment within the horse coaching world. For instance, some say punishment is all the time abuse and it’s higher to make use of corrections.

However the time period punishment has a really particular definition because it pertains to how animals study: when the implications which can be related to performing a behaviour cut back the energy or frequency of that behaviour, the behaviour has been punished. When individuals ‘right’ their horse’s behaviour, in an effort to cease the behaviour, they’re punishing the behaviour. Right, information, make the mistaken factor exhausting, be a greater chief and so forth. – all phrases which can be used when individuals use punishment.

However as this video touches upon, punishment might be problematic because it does not handle the underlying motive why the horse is performing the undesirable behaviour. Ache, worry, confusion, prior studying, genetics, environmental situations and so forth can all trigger horses to behave in methods individuals view as problematic.

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