I had another one of those light bulb moments that are a little embarrassing because it is something I already know … but just that, for whatever reason (i.e., stupidity and/or old person brain) I had not yet employed said knowledge in a practical manner.
Eli tends to canter a little crooked, especially going to the right.
I tend to hang on my right rein.
Do you see where this is going?
Let go of inside rein, horse goes straight.
Yeah. I know.
Eli goes straight and finds the middle of the fences if I let him. I just have to remember that allowing him to be correct takes a conscious effort on my part.