Patience is required in working with a horse. Now a lot of people say that they are patient, but then there are competitions, ribbons to be won and ego gets in the way. Every horse has its own learning curve and it varies. They don’t know anything about our plans, expectations or the economic value they might have.
Loving your horse is very important. Even more then the ability to ride him. There are many examples of maybe not so good riders who did really well,