Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: mountian back woods
• Horses: 0
I just dont see how that is so.. people jump, work cows (cutting/sorting) rope, event etcetera, on grass-- and believe me, cutting is way more rigorous work than barrels.. i cant see how its more likely to pull a muscle/tendon, etc.. i believe the deep dirt would be more subject to giving the horse some kind of sprain, pulled muscle, etc.. especially after stepping off in a hole from where another horse has packed the loose stuff down..
The most i would worry about is possibly slipping after a rainy day..