Join Date: May 2012
Location: CT USA an English transplant
That's 'funny' as I dug out my spurs yesterday to try. I find she tenses up a bit with a schooling whip - she had a bad time in her life before we got her and she's never really forgotten it and always anticipates that she's going to get a beating and not a tap I think
Most of Willows problem is boredom in the ménage - she's a different horse out on a hack and show her a jump and she's right on her toes. Trouble is a lot of the time here I have no choice but to ride in the ménage, it would be Ok if the fields weren't as level as a stormy sea!!!