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View Poll Results: Would you rather own a bucker or a rearer?
Bucker 84 74.34%
Rearer 29 25.66%
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post #71 of 88 Old 12-19-2008, 08:46 PM
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I would prefer a bucker, it's less dangerous.
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post #72 of 88 Old 12-23-2008, 11:54 AM
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Being a new horse person I am nervous of both. Kyanne has done one tiny buck when I was trying to get her to go across water and it scared the hello pajesus out of me. But if I really had to choose I guess a bucker, just because I don't want a horse on top of me. I know that being thrown and falling off will happen one day, i'm just not looking forward to it.

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post #73 of 88 Old 12-23-2008, 04:30 PM
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totally a rearer! My old horse rusty would rear A THE TIME it is sooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo fun to ride a rearer, bucking is just yuck for me
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post #74 of 88 Old 01-06-2009, 09:27 PM
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Bucker!!!

I would rather have a bucker anyday, rears can go nasty ie all the way back and over, seen it and omg mate it, pluss with bucks all you need to do it have the head up and hello gone haah, and I already have a bucker, what a blessing
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post #75 of 88 Old 01-06-2009, 09:35 PM
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well considering the my old horse was taught to rear and I wasnt told of it until I accidently cued him to three years later and then getting rebel as a baby and that seemed all of what he knew I would rather take a bucker versus a rearer since I have had my fair share of it

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post #76 of 88 Old 01-07-2009, 03:51 PM
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I'd take a bucker any day. My boy went through a bratty bucking stage and I broke him of it without any harm to either of us!
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post #77 of 88 Old 01-07-2009, 04:45 PM
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Personally, I wouldn't really want either to happen, but it does, and I would say i'd rather a bucker because rears are more dangerous. A horse I ride sometimes bucks when you ask him to canter and so now i'm kinda used to it too.
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post #78 of 88 Old 01-08-2009, 09:05 PM
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Ridden both, don't like either.

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post #79 of 88 Old 01-11-2009, 02:14 AM
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Rather a bucker than a rearer because l don't want to go off the back!!
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post #80 of 88 Old 01-11-2009, 11:32 AM
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I am with every body I rather have a bucking horse cause my horse is a haflinger and she busks very low so I not scary

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