working equitation - Page 3
 
 

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

working equitation

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

Like Tree4Likes

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    09-18-2012, 11:22 AM
  #21
Green Broke
Well I definitely want the suede leather, but no prices mean I can't afford it lol. Although Lizzy has stopped eating my money for the most part so maybe, just maybe, she will allow me to save enough money for one of those awesome horses and the saddle to go with it.
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    09-18-2012, 11:27 AM
  #22
Yearling
What fun! Gave me some great ideas to break up the boredom of winter arena riding!!
deserthorsewoman likes this.
     
    09-18-2012, 11:37 AM
  #23
Trained
Well, poppy, you could do it with your Lizzy too, maybe not this far, but its possible. There's a gentleman in Germany who has, actually out of necessity (bad back) developed a riding style mixed out of Spanish, Californian and classical which is pretty darn close to this and is very popular amongst "hobby" riders there, regardless of breed of horse. He says you wont need a fancy Spanish saddle, any saddle with a deep, straight seat will do, he is starting his horses with a snaffle or bosal, then goes to a roller bit with loose shanks, then a Billy Allen.
He's got several books and DVD's out, but I doubt they are available in English.....
     
    09-18-2012, 11:41 AM
  #24
Green Broke
Darn, I took two years of German back in highschool but I doubt I retained enough to understand what he would be saying lol. I bet Lizzy would love it much more than regular boring arena work.
     
    09-18-2012, 11:48 AM
  #25
Trained
Quote:
Originally Posted by poppy1356    
Darn, I took two years of German back in highschool but I doubt I retained enough to understand what he would be saying lol. I bet Lizzy would love it much more than regular boring arena work.
She for sure would.
Hmm....I bet you heard about Buck Brannaman. If not, look into that. He's pretty close to that type of training and riding and he's American
     



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
equitation? farmpony84 Horse Riding Critique 9 08-18-2011 01:16 AM
Equitation eqkidd English Riding 2 07-17-2011 07:03 PM
Equitation :) UnrealJumper Horse Contests 17 12-29-2010 10:10 PM
Equitation.. BetterInTimeRedRosie English Riding 10 07-05-2010 03:28 PM
Working Equitation koomy56 Horse Training 7 05-02-2010 04:07 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:36 PM.


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