The fly spray may represent anything that they are fearful of - water, tarps, plastic bags, etc. Everytime I work with a fearful horse, I go over in my head my 3 rules, #1 - I cannot get hurt, #2 - The horse cannot get hurt and #3 - The horse must be calmer at the end of the training session than at the beginning.
With these 3 rules in mind, a confident and calm demeanor and patience - you will be the partner your horse deserves.
Read more on what Sheryl has accomplished with
other horses that have had a variety of issues to overcome.
(Click on any of the horses' names below to read more on that horse)