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How have I NEVER seen this before?!?!?!?!??!

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        02-14-2010, 02:40 AM
      #1
    Green Broke
    How have I NEVER seen this before?!?!?!?!??!

    Ok, this is UNREAL. I knew about Paso Finos, I knew about their gaits, but in all my life, apparantly I just never had a reason to look them up on YouTube! I stumbled across this completely by chance, and the three of us are laughing our HEADS off. I'm sorry, but this has easily got to be the FUNNIEST gait I have ever seen a horse do. I can't believe how smooth they look for those tiny little mincing steps!

    The Pasi Fino doing the "classic fino":

         
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        02-14-2010, 02:42 AM
      #2
    Green Broke
    We have some of those guys go to our big parade in Portland Oregon. Pretty impressive to see in person.
         
        02-14-2010, 02:44 AM
      #3
    Yearling
    Oh my, this reminds me when I trailered over to another riding facility. There I was working on dressage and this lady comes in on her Paso Fino. I had never seen one before and I had DEFINITELY never seen that gait before! I thought he had a nerve dysfunction! but I looked it up and found out I was very wrong. It isn't my cup of tea, but it is quite unique.
         
        02-14-2010, 02:46 AM
      #4
    Green Broke
    Makes you wonder if those zippy little legs get cramped or tired!
         
        02-14-2010, 02:48 AM
      #5
    Green Broke
    That's what we were wondering Solon! It looks like an absolutely exhausting gait, I wonder if it causes them to get tired quickly or if they're just used to it?

    Don't get me wrong, I find it absolutely fascinating, it just struck us as almost hysterical to see a horse move like that! We're so used to seeing extended trots or high stepping Saddlebreds, I just never in my life imagined a horse could move that way!
         
        02-14-2010, 02:53 AM
      #6
    Green Broke
    When I first saw it in a video before seeing it in person, I thought someone had sped up the video but then everything else wasn't sped up. It was really perplexing at first!
         
        02-14-2010, 02:55 AM
      #7
    Started
    Hahaha omg I hadn't seen that either! That's hilarious!
    They look like they're like super nervous and panicking or something haha
    It is really cool! Hehe the riders look so serious about it =D
         
        02-14-2010, 02:58 AM
      #8
    Foal
    They are so odd looking, with those huge necks and big shoulders, but such a tiny looking body.

    Beautiful, just odd!
         
        02-14-2010, 03:02 AM
      #9
    Banned
    Odd.......hmmm.........lol :)
         
        02-14-2010, 03:08 AM
      #10
    Weanling
    OMG! That is so funny! It reminds me when I walk when my feet are tied up!
         

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