Simply make a loop and then thread the 2 ends through the loop with the base yarn holding it all together. Repeat this with all the 8” pieces until you have a nice full “mane”. Keep sliding the knotted yarn toward the center to create fullness.
20 Tips for Healthy Horse Tails
Tail hair grows back. The tail bone won’t if “docked” (amputated) as draft horses sometimes are so their tails don’t get caught in machinery. Horses use their tails a lot and even cutting just the hair should be done thoughtfully and as little as possible. … Then yes tail hair can grow back.
If you just chop it off while the horse is standing, when the horse is moving the tail will look uneven. The banged tail should end about 4”/10 cm to 5”/12cm below the. Any shorter may detract from the look of the tail. If your horse has a short or skimpy tail, you might want to skip banging it altogether.