Originally Posted by jimmyp
Some of y'all need to relax on bashing the big lick industry, NOT EVERY BIG LICK HORSE IS SORED!!!!!!
it's not just the soring, it's the way those poor horses are treated, trained, and ridden! As an acquaintance once said 'it's like a monkey humping a football' to see those big lugs hunched over the horses backs, while the poor horses practically have their butts on the ground while they bobble (for lack of a better word, because the way big lick horses move is not normal gaiting!) around the show ring.
And the stacked shoes....... don't even get me started........
The vids posted here of natural TWH being ridden properly and with compassion make my heart happy. That is how we should see this beautiful breed, not stacked and jacked with the equivalent of a neanderthal on it's back.