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Soft Hackamore 
Halter and Standard Lead    Halter and Mecate Rein

Using the Halter and Lead as a Soft Hackamore
tying soft hackamore step 1
  • Wrap the end of the lead rope around the halter above the fiador knot.  Start at the top and wrap downward so the end of the rope will be at the bottom of the coil.
  • Bring the end of the rope up behind the body of the rope.
tying soft hackamore step 3
tying soft hackamore step 4
  • Place the end of the rope between nose and jaw pieces of the halter above the fiador knot and down through the coil. 
  • Tighten knot snugly by pulling on both ends.
tying soft hackamore step 5

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