Preview: Grant Setnicka & Tyson Benson-Making The Transition From Cow Horse Training To Cutting!
Tyson Benson has spent most of his career in the cow horse business working with million dollar trainers such as Corey Cushing. Now, he heads the Highbrow Cat Syndicate’s two year old program under the watchful eye of NCHA Hall Of Fame trainer, Grant Setnicka. They discuss the differences between the disciplines and they address particular issues with horses as they work two year olds.
Grant and Tyson discuss the changes you have to make in your program when training cutting horses.Tyson shows you the first exercise you need to do to get a horse soft. He also demonstrates how he warms a young horse up before he works them on cattle.
Tyson explains what he does if he is struggling with a tough horse and why you have to think outside the box when you're struggling with a tough horse. Grant gives Tyson a great tip on how to get a stiff horse soft by using the cow.
Tyson demonstrates the type of body control you need to have on a young horse to help the horse become the best athlete he can possibly be. He also talks about why you can't have the hip of the horse up into the cow too much whilst they are young,