Nowhere to Run

Documentary from 1976.  Features interview with Velma Johnston.

Remarks about trust beginning at 14:46 are off the mark.  The ‘problem’ with older horses is not how long before you can trust them but how long before they trust you.

Here is a rule of thumb: Age ÷ 2

If you adopt a four year old horse, allow at least 2 years to earn his trust.  The other option is to force yourself on him and break his spirit.

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