It's all about Perception and communication...
Knowing how to read, interpret and respond to a horse's signals, is of great benefit for your horse, your own safety and the quality of your horse-training.
Because you are responsible for your horse’s well-being hence, it is of great importance to your horse’s safety.
Understanding the subtle signs of the horse enables you to establish the desired connection to your horse and with that, the clear communication within the interaction between the both of you.
Knowing that the horse is a flight animal, it must be obvious that an unclear situation setting causes stress to the horse. Clear communication is of imminent importance to the horse’s well-being and safety.
Improving your horsemanship skills inevitably adds more quality to your Riding and handling. The horse will be more responsive and trusting to you.