Barrel Racers I need some advice and pics of your racers! - Page 2
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Horse Breeds, Breeding, and Genetics > Horse Conformation Critique

Barrel Racers I need some advice and pics of your racers!

This is a discussion on Barrel Racers I need some advice and pics of your racers! within the Horse Conformation Critique forums, part of the Horse Breeds, Breeding, and Genetics category

    Like Tree3Likes

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        08-07-2012, 12:17 AM
      #11
    Yearling
    Your stallion sems very upright in his front pasterns. I am not a barrel racer, but they would concern me for any sort of impact sport.
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        08-07-2012, 12:39 AM
      #12
    Foal
    Stallions are pretty much accepted any where as long as you are 18 or over. Thank you everyone for your comments I am going to start him slowly he has a decent reining foundation already. We are in no hurry. I also have a cute little mare I might start too see which one turns out to be more competitive.
    This is her.


    Posted via Mobile Device
    MySissyGirl likes this.
         
        08-07-2012, 12:49 AM
      #13
    Yearling
    I personally like her better :) She looks more agile.
    MySissyGirl likes this.
         
        08-07-2012, 12:56 AM
      #14
    Green Broke
    I really like her too, she does fit the "barrel racing" look more so than the stallion..Honestly I like both a lot, I'm not sure which I'd go with in the end, I don't know them personally so I'm not sure of either of their temperments, training ability, physical ability, or mind set..
         
        08-12-2012, 03:22 AM
      #15
    Foal
    Hahahaha

    Quote:
    Originally Posted by DrumRunner    
    His back is a tad long but nothing terrible.. Other than that I actually really like him. Nice butt, shoulders, nice balanced legs.. I LOVE that little head of his. I think if he enjoys barrels and you take the training very slow then he could do very well at local shows.

    I actually like thicker horses so I'm a little partial to them. How tall is he? Age?

    My gelding is a QH, and my mares are appendix registered. Nikki is built more like a TB with some narrow features where as Lark (Black mare) is built really wide, and then Hickory is a little brick house, very short and thick.

    Nikki


    Lark


    Hickory


    You can see how Nikki (Left) is built narrower then my other two.


    Here you can see just how wide Lark is.


    These aren't the best pictures but they're the best I have with me right now.
    Thanks for posting the photos! Love your horses and boy are they hefty. Was giggling a bit at you referring to Nikki as narrow......but you are right, she is built narrower if you don't count her girth :P Your horses look very happy!!
         
        08-12-2012, 05:13 AM
      #16
    Trained
    But we all know Hickory is the widest of them all....
         
        08-12-2012, 12:35 PM
      #17
    Trained
    At least she didnt say Hickory was narrow. Lmao! We'd all be scratching our heads in confusion...
    Posted via Mobile Device
         
        08-12-2012, 03:14 PM
      #18
    Green Broke
    Lmao Thanks, yeah..mine tend to run on the chunky side.. SH and CLa, you two should be ashamed picking on my fatties.. CLa I can understand a little, but you, SH, Nooo..I recall seeing a picture of a huge Selena. Lol
         
        08-12-2012, 03:52 PM
      #19
    Yearling
    I think he should do fine! The horse I ride in lessons is a gooood barrel horse and trust me he can turn and he's huge. Just do a lot of flexibility exercises :)
    Posted via Mobile Device
         
        08-12-2012, 06:12 PM
      #20
    Trained
    Drum, have you seen recent pics of my Chilly girl? I have no room to talk. (But at least I can blame it on pregnancy, hahaha)
    Posted via Mobile Device
         

    Quick Reply
    Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
    Message:
    Options

    Register Now

    In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

    Already have a Horse Forum account?
    Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

    New to the Horse Forum?
    Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

    User Name:
    Password
    Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
    Password:
    Confirm Password:
    Email Address
    Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
    Email Address:

    Log-in

    Human Verification

    In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


    Old Thread Warning
    This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

    Thread Tools

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    Pro Barrel Racers DustyDiamond Barrel Racing 13 05-22-2012 07:09 PM
    Barrel Racers :DD Barrels4Lyfe Barrel Racing 14 11-07-2011 11:13 AM
    Looking for Barrel Racers in NE OH equiniphile Barrel Racing 5 05-17-2011 07:25 AM
    Barrel Racers xEquestrianx Western Riding 10 05-14-2011 10:16 PM
    **BARREL RACERS** 09 XL Barrel Futurity Tour & Stallion Service Auction suncolorsranch Horse Breeding 0 12-04-2008 02:11 PM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:42 AM.


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