My Molly - curious about gaits
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Riding Horses > Horse Riding Critique

My Molly - curious about gaits

This is a discussion on My Molly - curious about gaits within the Horse Riding Critique forums, part of the Riding Horses category

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    01-15-2009, 09:45 PM
  #1
Foal
My Molly - curious about gaits

Here is "Molly" she is 3/4 Morgan, 1/4 Percheron

We have always wondered about her gaits. We did a video back when she was a yearling as she seemed to move very "flat" with a slightly different type of trot. Maybe its our imagination!

Would be interested in seeing what others think

Here is the video link
Also added a couple of picture. One is when we brought her home from the auction (3 months old!)

The other is from this fall, she is 2-1/2 in the picture, its not a great photo but it give you a idea of what she looks like now
Attached Images
File Type: jpg babymolly.jpg (123.5 KB, 137 views)
File Type: jpg Molly2008.jpg (47.9 KB, 137 views)
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    01-16-2009, 11:33 AM
  #2
Weanling
She is very pretty! I love the morgan breed. Right now her trot does not seem different to me at all. From that video I don't think she is going to be a super fancy mover (as in a lot of knee action), but I could be wrong. At that age my gelding moved super fancy, but then as a 3 yr old and now 4yr old he is no where near what he moved like back then. What are you wanting to do with her?
     
    01-16-2009, 12:28 PM
  #3
Foal
Quote:
Originally Posted by SaddleUp158    
She is very pretty! I love the morgan breed. Right now her trot does not seem different to me at all. From that video I don't think she is going to be a super fancy mover (as in a lot of knee action), but I could be wrong. At that age my gelding moved super fancy, but then as a 3 yr old and now 4yr old he is no where near what he moved like back then. What are you wanting to do with her?

Not planning anything special at this time, just riding western on trails, Maybe some day (after the kids grow up) get back into some low level Dressage
     
    01-16-2009, 10:56 PM
  #4
Showing
She does have a fairly flat trot, but it's definitely a trot. She's cute.
     
    01-16-2009, 11:56 PM
  #5
Trained
She's pretty! I just see a boring ol' trot up there, but it looks good when such a pretty horse does it!
     
    01-17-2009, 10:44 AM
  #6
Yearling
There's no way I could you what type of a gait that is.

But I'd like to say that you are very lucky to have found a horse like that at an auction. =) She's gorgeous, and I love her mane and tail coloring.
     
    01-17-2009, 10:57 AM
  #7
Yearling
I think her trot is fine.. I love the trot it is very fancy
     
    01-17-2009, 12:33 PM
  #8
Foal
I don't see anything wrong with her, she as a nice flat trot. She is very pretty! Good luck with her!
     
    01-17-2009, 02:42 PM
  #9
Foal
What a gorgeous girl, she looks pretty smooth in that trot, I like flat ride, easier to sit through. Good luck with her
     
    01-17-2009, 03:50 PM
  #10
Foal
Quote:
Originally Posted by ShannonSevenfold    
There's no way I could you what type of a gait that is.

But I'd like to say that you are very lucky to have found a horse like that at an auction. =) She's gorgeous, and I love her mane and tail coloring.

I fell in love with her the minute I saw her in the back with her mom. I almost missed getting her as they were run through the ring before I got back to the auction area. I bought her off the horse dealer (that had just purchased them in the ring) as he was loading them on the trailer to leave!
     



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
Molly and the hurricane iridehorses Horse Talk 4 09-28-2008 11:06 PM
Meet Molly Micki O Horse Health 4 05-15-2008 09:56 AM
Molly: it's only been a few days horsenaround Horse Talk 4 04-08-2008 01:29 PM
Critique My Mini's Gaits!!!=) EQ hunter rider Horse Riding Critique 11 02-26-2008 06:04 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:07 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0