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    • 2 Post By littrella
    • 1 Post By greentree
    • 1 Post By Taffy Clayton

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        04-15-2013, 12:00 AM
    got to drive for the first time!

    I had a harness lesson again today. I managed to get the harness on by myself with a little help here & there. Got Dexter hitched up & my instructor did 3 or 4 times around & then handed me the lines. We went round several times then went out on the road. I think she said we did 6 miles. I had so much fun & am totally addicted!
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        04-15-2013, 09:10 AM
    Green Broke
    Sounds like a good drive!! Is Dexter your horse or a lesson horse? What kind of cart or carriage are you driving?

    You used to have a good CDE there in Nebraska. I don't know if they still have it.


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        04-15-2013, 11:41 AM
    Green Broke
    Very happy for you Litrella!! So glad you got "hitched" with a good instructor, Barbara is great! Can you imagine hitching and driving as a beginner all by yourself?
    It is great that you started with an amazing coach.

    But all this means nothing without photos!!!!
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        04-15-2013, 03:13 PM
    geting driveing

    Congratulations on your driveing and its good to here another driver has the driveing bug.
    It sounds like you had a lot of fun there and I wish you and your horse happy driveing.
    And like taffy clayton says have you any pictures.
    We would like to see you driveing.
        04-15-2013, 08:50 PM
    I will try to get pictures next time. Dexter is my instructors horse. He is a 24 year old morgan. He is so good at this, he knows to look both ways for traffic at intersections! I am learning on her combined driving carriage.

    Greentree, I don't know what CDE is. Can you explain? Please.
        04-16-2013, 08:13 AM
    Green Broke
    Sure, sorry!!!

    Combined driving - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Instead of me TRYING to explain it.....

        04-30-2013, 01:39 PM
    CDE=your next addiction

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