#15 Shallow Loops

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Appropriate gaits: Walk, Trot

Instructions:

On each long side, perform a shallow loop touching X. Change bend normally.

Repeat: 6 long sides

Focus: Smooth changes of direction and bend.  Make sure you get a change of flexion first.

Focus: At posting trot, try changing diagonals at each bend point, then try without.

Focus: Try this with sitting trot.

Good for: Changing bend, flexion.

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