Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: southern Arizona
Folks, moderators DO have lives that we would like to lead. Speaking for myself only, I'm tired of trying to clean up messes that should never have been made in the first place.
I'm leaving the posts as an example of how NOT to post.
Let's focus the thread on exercises that will help a horse engage from the rear, and strengthen its hind & back. That is not an English vs Australian vs Western vs Dressage vs WP vs Jumping question. Few sports require near constant collection, but most want it available at times. How can you train & condition a horse to gather himself in preparation of XYZ?
... Energy is an admirable thing, but the energy of stupidity seldom avails much..." - On Seats and Saddles (1868), Francis Dwyer, Major of Hussars (light cavalry)
Last edited by bsms; 12-29-2011 at 07:22 PM.