If he was yours, what would you name him? (Also seeking some colt advice/tips) - Page 3
 
 

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

If he was yours, what would you name him? (Also seeking some colt advice/tips)

This is a discussion on If he was yours, what would you name him? (Also seeking some colt advice/tips) within the Horse Talk forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category

Like Tree4Likes

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    09-27-2012, 11:47 PM
  #21
Yearling
I had a blm mustang filly I adopted at her age and the way I halter broke her was by putting her in a 10 by 10 pen and using a pole to touch her - I could stand in the middle and no matter where she went I could touch her with it. When she tolerated it I backed away (release of pressure). Did that for a while until I could touch her, then worked on that for awhile. Once you can touch them with hand an pole, you make pretty fast progress from there. Good luck, with him - he is a cutie.

I also like the name Chance (because you took a chance on him).
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    09-28-2012, 01:30 PM
  #22
Foal
Quote:
Originally Posted by Almond Joy    
I like Caeser or Red... And I would grab a book (Or for most people, a smart phone :p) and sit in his pen on the ground and let him be curious and walk over to you and whatnot. Plus, if you have a smartphone, you could sneak a few more pictures :) Good luck with him! He's a cutie.

Exactly what I plan on doing! He's already super curious about me and so is his little filly friend lol
Thank you for your advice I really appreciate it!


Ace- that might be something to try! Thanks for the idea! (:
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    09-28-2012, 10:32 PM
  #23
Foal
What did you name him?
     
    09-28-2012, 11:36 PM
  #24
Foal
Just came back from a visit with my colt. He followed me all around the pen but still won't let me touch him. He does eat out of my hand now so we are taking baby steps!

I have not named him yet as I gotta see what name "fits" him well. Here are some photos I snapped about an hour ago [:

(I was sitting on the ground as I took these, you can clearly see how curious he is! Lol )
Attached Images
File Type: jpg 2012-09-28 18.02.23.jpg (71.8 KB, 55 views)
File Type: jpg 2012-09-28 18.02.31.jpg (78.7 KB, 51 views)
File Type: jpg 2012-09-28 17.55.32.jpg (66.7 KB, 54 views)
File Type: jpg 2012-09-28 17.55.35.jpg (54.2 KB, 53 views)
File Type: jpg 2012-09-28 17.55.40.jpg (71.0 KB, 54 views)
File Type: jpg 2012-09-28 18.02.38.jpg (57.6 KB, 52 views)
File Type: jpg 2012-09-28 18.02.41.jpg (54.1 KB, 52 views)
     
    09-29-2012, 01:42 AM
  #25
Foal
I think I like the name Ruger for him! Does he look like a ruger?

He's my little pistol :]
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    09-29-2012, 02:10 AM
  #26
Green Broke
He is cute! Yeah I think that fits him. My boss has a QH stallion named ruger. He looks like a MINI my bosses horse LOL.. cep lighter in color. HE IS CUTE..

*looks both ways, tries to steal your 'ruger' from you, yet fails.*

I've not given up yet!

*walks away crying*XD
     
    09-29-2012, 06:22 PM
  #27
Foal
Hmmm.. what about feed? Any suggestions on what's the best to feed??




Anyone...? Lol
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    09-29-2012, 06:36 PM
  #28
Foal
Forgot to add, he is being fed wheat hay right now (just what the barn owners been feeding, I am capable of switching at any time.)
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    09-29-2012, 06:45 PM
  #29
Foal
Emm names.....
Harrison
Franklin
Fox
Vincent
Jack
Jake
Alexander
Samuel
Peter (he looks like a Peter to me, that's what I'd name him)
Robbie
Ben
Marcus
Finnigan
Zebedee
Dougal
Arrow
     
    09-29-2012, 06:49 PM
  #30
Green Broke
He's adorable, and on the way to handsome quickly! That first shot of him with his nose down shows a very "mischevious" look in his eye! As if to say, "I know you want to handle me, but it'll happen only when I see fit!" hee hee Sorry I can't think of a good name, but almost want to think, "Mr...?" So awesome you adopted him! - best of luck :)
     



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
Seeking bit advice & neck reining training tips eventerwannabe Western Pleasure 13 09-28-2012 03:37 PM
4 week old colt doesn't look like he is going to make it: seeking tips/advice TheresaD Horse Health 114 06-06-2012 01:18 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:46 AM.


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