Pawing is one of those things horses do that, to a non-horse person, may appear funny or cute. But to most of us it is an irritating and destructive behavior.
Why do horses paw? There are three main reasons: emotion, investigation, or as a learned behavior. It’s important to know why your horse is pawing as we will react differently depending on the cause.
In this video, learn why horse’s paw, and how we stop the pawing.