When dealing with a hyperactive horse, the best place to start is always at the cause.
If you know the cause… finding a solution gets a whole lot easier! It is no fun being around, or worse still, on top of a horse that is on edge and too reactive, so it is worth spending some time trying to figure out just what is going on.
Here are 7 possible causes (and solutions) for hyperactive behaviour. See if any of them fit your horse.