In order to introduce donkey or pony to driving, first you need to teach them how to long rein, this acivity is ideal to prepare them for driven dressage and cones driving, both require suppleness and the ability to bend round corners.
Initial training involves the teaching the basic aids of driving, the owner learning to walk behind, utilising voice commands and long reins .
Basic Equipment Required:
Driving Bridle & Bit
Driving Pad & Crupper
Suitable equipment is stocked by our sister company : Take The Reins www.take-the-reins.co.uk