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Given that you have 6 feet worth of leash space...the horse will likely trample your dog when they startle/start moving, and your dog is about 65% likely to totally freak out at a creature that large, too.

All around a bad idea. Leave the dog with someone you trust to go riding. Do introductions at a big distance, slowly. You won't get him to that point (nor will the strange horse likely be safe for this) by the time your vacation rolls around, almost guaranteed.

What happens if he sees a squirrel, even if he is walking nicely and the horse doesn't mind a predator walking with it? What happens if the horse accidentally steps on him? What happens if your dog bites the horse out of fear when they're introduced? What happens if the leash gets tangled in your saddle/stirrup/etc.? There's a ton of things you aren't considering.

It's normal for SOME horses and dogs to run around off leash together. The training and lives they lead are vastly different than what you've described for yourself. There is always risk, even with the training involved being extensive.
 
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