Beyond Body Language 4: In Sync

There is something I’ve noticed for a while now and it only happens when a horse is choosing to follow a person’s lead.

We sync up.

The horses front legs get in sync with the person’s legs, often down to the smallest gesture of the foot.

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Notice the body language of the people in these images as well.


There is a sense of connection, attention and focus on one another.



Sure, I can watch my horse’s feet and make an effort to match their movement and that can even be comforting to a horse.  But there is something special about these moments where it’s happening and you don’t even know it.


I think it means something and it’s worth looking for.

Are you and your horse in sync?




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