Haflinger Weight Loss Progress
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Horse Pictures, Videos, Artwork, and Contests > Horse Pictures

Haflinger Weight Loss Progress

This is a discussion on Haflinger Weight Loss Progress within the Horse Pictures forums, part of the Horse Pictures, Videos, Artwork, and Contests category
  • Horse weight loss progress
  • Haflinger

Like Tree8Likes

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    10-01-2012, 12:38 AM
  #1
Yearling
Haflinger Weight Loss Progress

This little guy has been out of work for around two years and had just been on pasture doing nothing. I'm getting him back in shape and training him now. I just wanted to show off what a diet and fitness regime (and makeover!) can do in around a month's time.


We still have a ways to go, but seeing the progress like this encourages me greatly!
tinyliny and Boo Walker like this.
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    10-01-2012, 01:33 AM
  #2
Trained
What did you do to his mane??

LOL, your choice, great work on the battle of the bulge, he looks a lot better
Cat and barrelbeginner like this.
     
    10-01-2012, 12:43 PM
  #3
Yearling
Sorry that you dislike the pulled mane look! To each her own. In my opinion, nothing says "dressage horse in training" like a neatly pulled mane to show off the topline.
la volpe likes this.
     
    10-01-2012, 12:56 PM
  #4
Cat
Green Broke
Aww...but the breed look for haflingers - even in dressage - is a full mane.
But good job on the weight loss!
     
    10-01-2012, 01:22 PM
  #5
Yearling
^ Ah, but it's not required. I've seen a variety of Haffies this year at schooling and sanctioned shows with dressage braids, roached manes, and running braids. I'm really picky about keeping manes long though. They have to be really nice for me to consider keeping it long.
     
    10-01-2012, 01:47 PM
  #6
Cat
Green Broke
Braids are common, but most haflinger enthusiests feel roached manes are sacrilege, but its your horse. ;)
     
    10-02-2012, 01:10 AM
  #7
Yearling
Yeah, roached manes are not for me... and I own a Fjord cross. Still not happening! ;)
     
    10-02-2012, 02:24 AM
  #8
Foal
He's looking great already!

I liked his mane much better when it's pulled c:
     
    10-02-2012, 03:15 AM
  #9
Weanling
I love the pulled mane look! Look at that thick and muscular neck. The pulled mane also allows more emphasis to his face. I pull my horses manes too. Your boy is looking great! Keep up the good work.
     
    10-02-2012, 03:20 AM
  #10
Weanling
Great work so far! He's very cute and looks super good with his new physique!
     

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
Weight loss, loss of appetite in old horse EasterBunny Horse Health 29 07-26-2012 11:52 PM
Depression/sluggishness, weight loss, muscle loss barrelracerchick Horse Health 39 06-16-2011 03:02 AM
Need help for weight loss. iambatmanxx Horse Nutrition 2 03-17-2011 05:19 PM
Help with weight loss mooney Horse Nutrition 7 02-06-2011 11:31 AM
Weight Loss Dumas'_Grrrl Horse Health 14 09-24-2008 09:03 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