Crows progress in the training :)
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Training Horses > Horse Training

Crows progress in the training :)

This is a discussion on Crows progress in the training :) within the Horse Training forums, part of the Training Horses category

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        11-24-2008, 11:49 PM
      #1
    Zab
    Yearling
    Crows progress in the training :)

    I guess maybe I should post this with the pictures.. but anyway.. some of you know that my horse is away getting trained and educated :P
    He has been there for two months now.. and even if you can't see much progress..I could certainly feel it when I rode! :P And it's allowed to take time, as long as the result turns out good.
    He has the stepping pace, some other running walk thing and pace pretty strong in him too, which complicates things. Renee doesn't have too much experience with gaited horses, but I still rather see him work him than someone else, since I know her ways.

    At first I guess I was a bit disappointed it didn't look better.. buut.. a lot has changed. I noticed that when I sat up on him to ride, it was like a different horse! All this ''go,go,go,go!'' was gone and instead he was thinking and relaxed. He listened better to what I asked of him instead of stressing up and trying to run from it. I felt that there was a big improvement even if it doesn't show much on the pictures, and I feel like he's close to some kind of break through that will make it all show. :P
    He also seem to enjoy it more! Before, he felt a bit stressed and just wanted to run, finding it all strange and weird, but now he's more pleased with the situation.
    He's still very unbalanced; since he's not allowed to put his balance in front of him and ''run towards it'' he doesn't really know what to do. But that's fine because I can still feel how he moves completely differently under me :P
    And the ground was rock hard and not ery good, so we couldn't trot. I'd like to see his trot tho, but oh well.
    This was also the first time ever I rode with double reins, I'm so surprised I didn't manage to get myself all tangled up..Renee is surprised too.. xD
    Oh well.. here's the pictures..


    First my instructor/his trainer rode.


    I like this picture. :)



    Renee is making a little shoulder in. He's pretty good at that actually.



    He's chewing and fibbling with the bit a lot. We don't really know why; he does the same thing on the muserola (bitless) and starts as soon as we put it on, so it's not about pulling the reins too much either. He did it the very first time he had it as well. :/ Hopefully he'll grow out of it.

    Well.. then I rode some x)

    Haha! Yah.. pull the reins and it all gets nice.. xD he looks like he'll trip!
    This is my very first time ever using double reins, I'm impressed and surprised of myself for not getting all tangeled up in them! :P


    Ok.. I don't think he looks way too bad here, but there is room for improvement.. xD Like.. what's a low frame? XD But it'll come :)
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        11-25-2008, 04:46 AM
      #2
    Yearling
    Congrats... as long as you get to feel some difference, then you know that somethings going right :)

    I like to think good things take time :)
    x
         
        11-25-2008, 06:38 AM
      #3
    Zab
    Yearling
    Thanks!
    I'm longing to ride him again soon :) And next time we have an indoor arena, so I can see and try some trot. I'll make her work him a bit in hand too..:P
         
        11-25-2008, 07:00 AM
      #4
    Showing
    Yeah, training takes patience & time. He is so cute, nice job, keep it up!
         

    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
    Crows conformation and stuff? :P Zab Horse Riding Critique 12 10-06-2008 09:44 AM
    Progress? girl_on_black_pony Horse Riding Critique 4 08-18-2008 05:43 PM
    Crows Nest Show!!!! Miss Katie English Riding 5 05-11-2008 05:15 AM
    some progress.... luvmystandardbred27 Horse Breeds 2 02-20-2008 08:31 PM
    A work in progress **Updated progress 7-31-07** MorningDusk Horse Artwork 5 07-31-2007 02:23 PM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:28 AM.


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