Forgot to share my accomplishment
 
 

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

Forgot to share my accomplishment

This is a discussion on Forgot to share my accomplishment within the Horse Talk forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category
  • Discuss what is my accomplishment
  • My accomplishment since childhood

Like Tree7Likes
  • 7 Post By themacpack

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    04-04-2012, 12:22 AM
  #1
Green Broke
Forgot to share my accomplishment

Okay, so right upfront, I feel really stupid even admitting to this or finding it such a celebration issue - but I can't help feeling so excited.
Last night I made my very first trip pulling the trailer WITH a horse in it I've been practicing pulling the trailer, but hadn't been brave enough to tackle pulling a loaded trailer - last night it was do or die time. DD had a 4H meeting/clinic with open arena and wanted to take one of the horses. Since it was my first time and we are still having some issues with Aero and the trailer, we opted to take my sweet, steady Yahzi as the guinea pig.
I *thought* I was being smart - I chose a nice back-road route that would allow me to avoid having to take the highway/go through town -- except it turns out there are several missing signs along the route and we couldn't find two of our turns. I knew where we were, and it was simple to follow the road out to the highway, so I bit the bullet and went for broke. I'll admit it, I was a nervous nellie all the way there.
When it came time to head home, it was like old hat to me. I didn't feel a single bit of the nervousness I had on the way there. Smooth sailing all the way home - I even took the long way just because I was enjoying it so much and wanted to get all the practice I could, lol.
So, now we can really start planning our summer horse travels in earnest --- YAY!!!!!!!!
In my defense, I sold my last horse of childhood right before I got my driver's license, so I never had the opportunity to learn before (and my dad always did all the hauling anyway) - and we only just got our own trailer last fall and I hadn't had a chance yet to figure it all out. It's full-speed ahead now, though!
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    04-04-2012, 12:24 AM
  #2
Yearling
Good for you! Now it's happy trails for you!
     
    04-04-2012, 10:28 AM
  #3
Green Broke
It's a milestone-there's a lot of responsibility to hauling the horses & it does take skill & caring. Happy trails!
     
    04-04-2012, 10:33 AM
  #4
Showing
Good for you Mac! Congrats!
     
    04-04-2012, 10:42 AM
  #5
Weanling
Good for you!! Here's to a happy, fun, and busy summer!!
     
    04-04-2012, 11:03 AM
  #6
Foal
Yay, well done! Enjoy! :)
     
    04-04-2012, 12:41 PM
  #7
Weanling
Wow...I give you credit. I am very scared to do something like that! You can be my inspiration.
     
    04-04-2012, 02:00 PM
  #8
Foal
Good for you. It's a big accomplishment.
     
    04-04-2012, 02:02 PM
  #9
Green Broke
Awww, thanks
     

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
Cute accomplishment! Wallaby Horse Training 6 09-24-2009 11:48 PM
New Accomplishment! Spirithorse Natural Horsemanship 8 09-22-2009 10:25 PM
My new accomplishment!! LoveTheSaddlebreds Horse Training 10 07-14-2009 10:48 PM
New Horse & Big Accomplishment!!!! Small_Town_Girl Horse Talk 11 03-22-2008 03:23 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:22 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0