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post #31 of 59 Old 12-25-2009, 08:41 AM
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I'm 5'5"-6" and ride a 15h AQH. We're well suited :)

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post #32 of 59 Old 12-25-2009, 09:31 AM
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i am 5'5.5'' and my QH is 15hh. hes pretty stalky though
in this picture i look ( i think) overly tall, lol

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post #33 of 59 Old 12-25-2009, 09:34 AM
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I'm 5'2" and my horses are 15hh, 16hh, and 17hh on the dot!

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post #34 of 59 Old 12-25-2009, 09:59 AM
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Well, I got two main ponies I ride..

I'm 5' (maybe 5"1').. And Prince is 13.2 hh, while Savannh is 12.2 hh.

Prince matches me perfectly! While Savannah is a little short, but hey, it's a lesser way down when she decides to get fresh..

Savannah is the bay and Prince is the Palomino!
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post #35 of 59 Old 12-25-2009, 10:00 AM
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14.3hh paint (just a guess she was never sticked with me.) I'm about 5"4 or so. I'm skinney with a long leg, and shes got a wide barrer so I think we work well together. I've also ridden 13. something hand ponies who are HUGE without looking rediculous. I actually perfer ponies
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post #36 of 59 Old 12-25-2009, 11:31 AM
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Oh, I guess it wouldn't hurt to add a couple of pix, since the op asked.

Here is the shortest horse that I have ridden in a while. She was about 14 or 14.1 the first time I rode her but she was really narrow and that made my legs look longer.

Here are my regular using horses. Koda is 14.2, Dobe is 14.3, and Denny is 15.0.

Then the tallest I have ridden is John. He is around 18hh.
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post #37 of 59 Old 12-25-2009, 11:57 AM
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I am 5'7" and my horses are 17.1hh and my 2 yr old colt is 17.2hh at the moment.


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post #38 of 59 Old 12-25-2009, 06:52 PM
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Your horses are beautiful, Prodomus!

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post #39 of 59 Old 12-27-2009, 02:33 PM
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I'm 5'5 and my horses are 16.1, 17 & 17 lol.
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post #40 of 59 Old 12-27-2009, 02:37 PM
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The only difference really will be the length of stride and getting used to a longer trot and "bigger" canter. As far as heigth goes...if ur gonna fall 4 1/2ft you might as well fall 5ft! Not much difference lol
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