This is my pony 6 year old 12h pony Diva. She was badly abused (they actually shot her and she still has the bullets in her) before I got her but I've had her in training for 10 months now. We qualified for USPC Nationionals in Games and have been to a bunch of Hunter shows--won the flat class against a bunch of horses and got Reserve Champion overall
This jump is about 2'3" but i've jumped her 2'9"
What do you think?
I know im too big for her but ponies have to get trained somehow
Myke jumps too, but I have not tried that high yet. Sorry, I don't know all that much about jumping so I can't help you there, I just thought I would share mykes story.
Before we bought Myke he was used as a Roping pony, No body actually roped off his back but I guess that the people were short a cow and started to rope him, they would even bring him all the way down to his back and tie his legs together. To this day he does not like men and wont trust them. He doesnt get along with the barn owner at all.
Myke and your pony would get along really well. Lots in common!
Hey you look great! Your not too heavy by the looks but getting too tall perhaps but you are right! They learn better from experience and often I find its not until someone is just about too big that there pony starts to go really well!
I think you are amazing :) , I have met horses that have been shot at and they much less trust you let alone let you ride again!
Heya, it looks like you've done alot of work on her to get her confidence back, but tbh the size that your are on her doesn't bother me becasue tbh you've helped her through and so she's going to do her best for you, she looks a little gem btw
Well done for bringing her back up to such a great standard
Awww she is a little cracker of a pony..so cute!!and that's a good little jump she has got on her...well done for bringing her sooo far that's incredable.thats one heck of a pony to trust humans after what she went through.you both must have a lot of trust in each other!!!!
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She as a great jump and your position is good aswell.
You are not to big for her, people will say you are, but she can hold your weight, if it was to much for her she would have a hollow back, and head in he air.