First horse?

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > Horse Talk

First horse?

This is a discussion on First horse? within the Horse Talk forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category

    Like Tree15Likes

    LinkBack Thread Tools
        08-06-2013, 05:05 PM
    First horse?

    So I thought it'd be cool to post a picture and post about our first horse or pony, or if you've never owned then the first one you leased or learnt to ride on!
    This was my first pony Rosie. I got her when I was in 4th grade and she passed away 5 years later in 2010 when she was well past 30 years old. She was blind when she passed on but she was the sweetest little girl ever!
    This is a picture of her the weekend I got her, yeah she was round haha!

    Your turn! :)
    Posted via Mobile Device
    Sponsored Links
        08-06-2013, 05:12 PM
    I still have my first horse! I haven't got the heart to sell her! She was my Christmas present when I was 9, I'm 21 now.

    morganarab94 likes this.
        08-06-2013, 05:18 PM
    Green Broke
    I started a bit late and got my first horse just a year and a half ago. I still don't think I could have a horse better suited for me, even if sometimes I wish he were just a touch more forward.

    morganarab94 likes this.
        08-06-2013, 05:30 PM
    My first horse... 1989 OTTB

    This photo was taken the day before he passed away from a heart attack.
    The greatest horsey-love of my life will always be this guy <3
    morganarab94 likes this.
        08-07-2013, 12:56 AM
    I got my first horse for my daughter and I last June, still have her. She was supposed to be 21 but is actually around 27 and has cushings, but you know what? I can't complain she is the most amazing horse ever and she's not going anywhere
    Attached Images
    File Type: jpg .facebook_-1938793526.jpg (40.8 KB, 94 views)
    File Type: jpg .facebook_2137744360.jpg (63.6 KB, 94 views)
    File Type: jpg IMG_20130602_183032_905.jpg (97.6 KB, 96 views)
        08-07-2013, 01:17 AM
    My first horse I still have. I will have owned her 3 years this year
    morganarab94 likes this.
        08-07-2013, 01:55 AM
    My first horse was Jake. He was a lease horse and I loved him, even though he was total jerk (me being 10ish when I had him). He was a Appaloosa/Quarter Horse/Thoroughbred, around 16hh (probably more). He taught me a lot, especially about getting a horse to listen and respect you. He was very pushy, and in one showmanship class I had with him I had to be excused because he wasn't setting up and was going all over the place. I wish I had the chance to do work with him now that I'm older. He ended up passing away due to colic.


    morganarab94 likes this.
        08-07-2013, 02:06 AM

    My first horse (technically my second, but we only had my crazy first horse for a month) was the beautiful but very sway-backed Marcy! She was an Appy in her 30s that patiently let me trot her blissfully all over our property. She was my first fall too. I outgrew her quickly (far too quickly) and we sold her to a family to teach more little kids. She passed a few months later.
    I believe she's one of my guardian angels/spirits.
    morganarab94 likes this.
        08-07-2013, 02:29 AM
    This is my first horse, my parents bought him for me when I was 13, that was about 26 years ago. He was 7 when I got him and he was the best. He was a trail riding horse and I rode him every day bare back for 3 years, then we moved and he couldn't come along.

    Posted via Mobile Device
    morganarab94 likes this.
        08-07-2013, 09:45 AM
    Aww it's so cool seeing everyones first horses!!! :)

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

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


    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

    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:10 AM.

    Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
    Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0