your horse peeves lol

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

your horse peeves lol

This is a discussion on your horse peeves lol within the Horse Talk forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category
  • horse spooks at hose
  • Horse peeves

Like Tree10Likes

LinkBack Thread Tools
    07-14-2012, 01:58 PM
Green Broke
your horse peeves lol

Okay so I was wondering... what are you biggest pet peeves about your horse? What is one thing that really gets to you about your horse..? ill go first...

-Sunny: will be an angel to catch one day and take an hour the next.
What I do to fix it: He gets put in a different pen away from his pasture buddys
Id love to here about your horses and your pet peeves lol
Sponsored Links
    07-14-2012, 02:15 PM
Green Broke
Charlie-incapable of staying clean! If there is a single turd or a single glob of mud he will find it and add it to his coat....oh and he keeps rubbing his mane out!

Josie-shes terribly mean about trying to buck me off when I ride bareback

Red- is a clutz and has THE MOST uncomfortable trot when your riding bareback (mister boney back)

Sugar- is just plain mean. Shell try to sneak in a bite wherever she can...but then shell turn around and be your BFF
barrelbeginner likes this.
    07-14-2012, 02:23 PM
Super Moderator
Snickers is so mouthy that he often harms the belongings of other people if I'm not around to prevent it, for example, he will by all means push a saddle in the mud if it will be left in the tie up area by the paddock and he's near enough to do it.
    07-14-2012, 03:30 PM
My biggest problem with Denny is that he is very hot and chargey under saddle but I can't hold that against him. After all, I made him that way. But it's okay, he's retired from riding now so the only time I ride him is when I go to catch him up for the farrier. If we're more than a few steps from the gait, I'll swing up bareback and let him carry me back to the barn. I can manage his energy for short rides like that.

That's really the only thing I can think of that really bothers me about any of my horses.

Well, Rafe will drag the hose out of the water tank if I don't pay attention but that's just him LOL.
Skyseternalangel likes this.
    07-14-2012, 04:03 PM
Green Broke
Bo is hard to catch, can be a pain sometimes but I work around it. Biggest problem is the spook twitches.
    07-14-2012, 04:03 PM
Posted via Mobile Device
    07-14-2012, 04:09 PM
My only real qualms with my guys are with my senior. I can't stand his buddy-sourness and his cribbing habit. He has 24/7 access from his stall to the main pasture and would rather sit inside and crib than go outside and eat
    07-14-2012, 04:11 PM
I can't stand a horse who leads you, rubs, hunts his food, bad with feet.....

Well JJ is all the above and it drives me CRAZY!! I am the Nazi when it comes to manners and such. He leads me no matter how much I get after him he keeps coming back for more and I'm not nice about it lol. When you get done riding he try's to rub and gets popped multiple times and comes back for more. When you feed him he hunts his food which drives me crazy....he freaks out in stalls where he can't stick his head out, he is an ass for the farrier.

He is just a cocky ass who thinks his poo don't stink lol...and like I said I am a freak about manners and such so this is like somebody who hates dirty things being stuck in a filthy room.
Posted via Mobile Device
barrelbeginner likes this.
    07-14-2012, 04:16 PM
Green Broke
Good thing your sticking with him though^^^ he is a great horse!
    07-14-2012, 05:36 PM
Green Broke

Lucky use to always have me worried she was going to kick someone/something. I was always afraid that she'd either hurt herself or whatever/whoever it was that she hit.

Sweet Thing: I hate that she's buddy sour..There's only one pasture, so no changing fields..but I am working on it, we're down to 5 minutes of spazzing and then an angel with a job. I also hate that she constantly tried to put her face to either of her front legs to the middle of a trail ride, I almost got tugged right I've her shoulders. If we're standing, go right ahead, but NOT if we're working.

Dude: He reared..While we fixed it eventually, I was soo tired of not being able to back him because he'd go flying into the air. I also hated that he had to lunge forward a thousand feet if you went from a halt to a canter/run. I can understand a bit of lunging, but not like he was jumping a 4' oxer, lol.

Fancy: she had the death glare...she really did. I have never seen a horse that looked that demented, and she took the cake, no question about it. While she was stubborn and supposedly went bronc if it didnt go her way, she didn't seem like she was psychotic..until she looked you in the eye.

Tunie: She'd grab the bit and run like she did when she was on the track. I took her to a show for some reason, and during my Calcutta thread the needle class..took out all 3 cones and went to the fence with me hauling and jerking on the reins in a wonderbit as soon as I realised she wasn't trying to run to a pattern anymore.

I'm only riding Sweet Thing now, but I miss all the others, even with their
Posted via Mobile Device

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.

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:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


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
Horse Health Pet Peeves.. Royal Pine Buck Horse Health 3 08-18-2011 02:21 PM
Pet Peeves With Your Horse....? BluMagic Horse Talk 40 08-02-2008 04:19 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:50 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0