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. What should you do immediately after dismounting an English saddle? run up the stirrups loosen the girth undo the throatlatch pat the horseQuestion 1 of 5 2. Where should you never mount or dismount a horse? using a stump in a barn, near fences, trees or overhangs on a mounting block in an arenaQuestion 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 remove and dispose of any manure clean the saddle padQuestion 3 of 5 4. If your horse becomes frightened, what should you do? hit the horse behind the cinch yell “Whoa!” at the horse reassure or get off and lead the horse wrap your arms around the horse’s neckQuestion 4 of 5 5. When should you should tighten the girth or cinch? after saddling, after walking a few steps, and after mounting and riding a short distance when flies are bothering your horse when riding on roads after running 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?