Rein Aids

The term rein aids describes the means by which we communicate signals to the horse through the reins with our hands. It can refer to the manner, the direction, or the intensity in which they are applied.

The rein aids should always be used carefully as the signals are directly communicated to the sensitive mouth of the horse.

Related terms: Weight aids, leg aids

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