proud...
 
 

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

proud...

This is a discussion on proud... within the Horse Talk forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category

    Like Tree5Likes
    • 2 Post By countrylove
    • 1 Post By countrylove
    • 2 Post By Lexiie

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        11-27-2012, 11:49 PM
      #1
    Yearling
    proud...

    Me and my mare made a good stride today. Normally she makes me work to pick up her feet and she'll let me hold them but I'm doing all the work and to top it off she leans on me. Every time I see her I pick her feet up and clean them really good. Well today I tapped her foot and she lifted and held without me touching her foot. I just tapped and she did it. We reached a goal I had set and had a bit of a break through. I've only had her since the middle of October and she is a pushy, hard to handle, spoiled rotten, demon child lol but I love her sooo much <3 we are making strides in the right direction. I'm not just a friend anymore... I'm starting to finally get some decent and consistent respect... yay sorry I just had to share
    Posted via Mobile Device
    fkcb1988 and Thunderspark like this.
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        11-27-2012, 11:53 PM
      #2
    Yearling
    Any other horse I would expect this but she is not your average horse lol Im going to start a thread on her past and her progress with lots of pics. She is very unique
    Posted via Mobile Device
    Thunderspark likes this.
         
        11-28-2012, 12:07 AM
      #3
    Started
    Awesome!!
    I remember when I had to re-teach my mare to pick up her feet. What a pain!!

    What worked form me with the leaning, was to stand out from her, so she isn't touching me. If she starts to put her foot down, I pretend to drop it. It makes her stiffen and catch her balance, and then we continue on.
         
        11-28-2012, 01:47 AM
      #4
    Yearling
    Congrats on your progress! That is something to be proud of, every little bit of progress is.....
         
        11-28-2012, 02:23 AM
      #5
    Started
    Congratulations! There are few things I dislike more than reteaching a horse to pick up once they've worked out some cunning way of getting out of it, like leaning really heavily or picking up the other foot too so they fall over on you. Ugh ugh ugh.

    Good work! Hope the progress continues
         

    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
    I'm So Proud of Myself! LoveTheSaddlebreds Horse Talk 0 01-02-2012 01:20 AM
    So proud of my boy MyBoyPuck Trail Riding 1 08-08-2010 09:21 PM
    im so proud of my boy! happygoose123 Horse Talk 4 09-09-2009 08:33 PM
    I'm so proud! Wallaby Horse Training 1 07-30-2009 07:41 PM
    So, so, so, so, so, so.. SO PROUD! =D IheartPheobe Horse Training 12 06-29-2009 11:05 PM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:09 PM.


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