A few of years ago, Nancy and I were at Mark Rashid’s Horse Gathering in Estes Park, Colorado. There were demonstrations and seminars all day long for several days. Most of the demos were in the rodeo arena. At the end of one of the sessions, Mark and Harry Whitney rode to a spot in the arena where they could easily see the crowd and be seen. They started taking questions from the crowd.
A woman stepped to the mic to ask a question about why her horse will only pick up a left lead when cantering.
Mark paused a moment and said,