Interesting article.
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Riding Horses > English Riding > Dressage

Interesting article.

This is a discussion on Interesting article. within the Dressage forums, part of the English Riding category
  • Who Bought Valegro

Like Tree6Likes
  • 6 Post By Foxhunter

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    07-06-2014, 09:00 AM
  #1
Super Moderator
Interesting article.

There was an interesting article in today's paper about Carl Hester.

One of th things that was noticed was how all the stables were empty because all the horses were turned up.
He works the horses for an hour four days a week in the arena, then they are turned out. Two days they are taken for long fun hacks.

One horse spends nights out during the summer.

This is a man who knows that the mental welfare is as important as the physical.
Wallaby, ponyboy, egrogan and 3 others like this.
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    07-06-2014, 01:10 PM
  #2
Foal
Not a lot of top riders take mental welfare into consideration and its relieving to see somebody care for the horses happiness and not just their health :)
     
    07-06-2014, 03:21 PM
  #3
Super Moderator
He received many offers for his horse and Valegro - enough to pay off his mortgage and but some very good horses but he turned them down.

He does care for his animals, no doubt about it.

He bought Valegro for £3,500 - not a lot of money!
     

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
An interesting article on deworming aforred Horse Health 0 04-25-2013 01:42 PM
Interesting article o use of voice Saddlebag Horse Training 27 03-04-2013 08:03 PM
Another interesting article by Roy gunslinger Gaited Horses 3 09-26-2012 08:48 PM
Interesting article on Biotin verona1016 Hoof Care 2 06-18-2012 12:09 AM
Interesting article -they DO remember! franknbeans Horse Training 12 12-09-2011 09:35 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:36 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0