The key thing to me was to avoid the argument itself and I began by retraining her to accept the whole process of putting on the bridle stage by stage using clickered rewards for each element. Soon she was looking for me to put her bridle on. She will need lots of gentle repetition before she is sure that it is all okay but she has made a great start. I have written an article on this subject for the next (February) edition of Horsescene which is available free in many tack shops.
Just a few miles across the Forest we went back to see Angus for a bit of revision. At the end we took the camera with us so that we could record his antics when turned out into a new field. It unfolded as walk into the field, put head down, eat...oh well.