Where should you never mount or dismount a horse? Can you answer this and four other horseback riding safety questions? If you are registered and logged in, you can compete and earn badges. This question good towards: Mane-U Horse Safety Badge 1. When should you should tighten the girth or cinch? after running up the stirrups when riding on roads after saddling, after walking a few steps, and after mounting and riding a short distance when flies are bothering your horseQuestion 1 of 5 2. Where should you never mount or dismount a horse? on a mounting block using a stump in an arena in a barn, near fences, trees or overhangsQuestion 2 of 5 3. After running up the stirrups, what should you do? bring the reins over the horse’s head loosen the back cinch clean the saddle pad remove and dispose of any manureQuestion 3 of 5 4. If your horse becomes frightened, what should you do? yell “Whoa!” at the horse hit the horse behind the cinch wrap your arms around the horse’s neck reassure or get off and lead the horseQuestion 4 of 5 5. What should you do immediately after dismounting an English saddle? pat the horse undo the throatlatch loosen the girth run up the stirrupsQuestion 5 of 5 Loading… Share this:ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedIn Related Related posts: A half-open gate in an arena is very what? What should you remember on that moonlight ride? Why should you never hurry past riders who are going at a slower gait? If you run into heavy traffic on a road, what should you do?