Just wanted to brag =)
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Riding Horses > English Riding

Just wanted to brag =)

This is a discussion on Just wanted to brag =) within the English Riding forums, part of the Riding Horses category

    Like Tree1Likes
    • 1 Post By TexasBlaze

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        12-19-2012, 01:54 PM
      #1
    Yearling
    Just wanted to brag =)

    This is the first lesson on my 3 year old OTTB filly. This was after her third time away from the house in two years, first trailer ride in a stock trailer (hour and a half haul), first time she's been ridden away from the house since her racing career, her first time ever seeing a jump, and I've only been riding english for 4 months. I think I picked the perfect horse to begin my english journey with.

    Feel free to critic however I pretty much know what we need to be working on. Me keeping my legs where they need to be and her working on her transitions mainly... but man do I love this little filly!





    Click to load videos =)
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        12-20-2012, 10:27 AM
      #2
    Foal
    Looks good. Super cute mare.
         
        12-22-2012, 01:00 AM
      #3
    Foal
    I love that your hands are so quiet :) That's a good habit that's going to be really helpful for both of you. Just out of curiosity, were you riding her western a little bit before? She seems to have that slow western jog. But she also seems very nice and calm, which is great considering her racing past and her young age! Congrats on such a beautiful mare, I'm sure you will have an amazing time together :)
         
        12-22-2012, 10:13 AM
      #4
    Yearling
    Thank you! I've spend YEARS getting my hands quiet while riding and it REALLY helps that she's as soft as she is for me. She's unlike a LOT of green horses I've ridden. She just seems to get it all already.

    I did restart her western however that slow job is her natural pace. She's been that slow from the first day I got on her. Most people don't believe she's 3. Then when they find out she's an ex racehorse they think im joking with them. I've actually taught beginner riding lessons on her before because my kids horse had burrs in his mane and I didnt have time to pick them out.
    sporthorsegirl likes this.
         
        12-26-2012, 01:31 AM
      #5
    Foal
    She looks great! And so cute!!
         

    Thread Tools

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Just wanted to brag on my boy and tell funny farrier story! FlyGap Horse Talk 1 11-07-2012 04:43 PM
    Just wanted to brag SpicedGold Horse Riding 7 09-05-2011 11:39 AM
    Just wanted to brag SEAmom Horse Breeds 25 04-01-2011 10:59 AM
    Just wanted to brag :D musicalmarie1 Horse Talk 6 03-24-2011 04:54 PM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:42 AM.


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