does anyone else ride there horse everyday
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Training Horses > Horse Training

does anyone else ride there horse everyday

This is a discussion on does anyone else ride there horse everyday within the Horse Training forums, part of the Training Horses category
  • Ok to ride horse bareback every day
  • Do i have to see to my horse every day

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    12-16-2010, 05:37 PM
  #1
Foal
does anyone else ride there horse everyday

I ride my horses everyday for at least an hour minimum was just wondering if anyone else did this
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    12-16-2010, 05:44 PM
  #2
Foal
I do. I give him sunday off. But I still brush and spend time with him. He loves people I think it would hurt him more than me if I went a day without seeing him (: but like today it snowed and the ground has been rock solid frozen so ill give it up a few days till its softer. But yes everyday
     
    12-16-2010, 05:49 PM
  #3
Started
I used to ride my mare 6 days a week. Always gave her one day off a week, though I would generally still go out and putter around on her bareback just so she was given some attention, or I would spend that day bathing her. I unfortunately can't get out to see my current horse that much, but she could definitely use being ridden/worked every day. For a while I was riding 2-3 horses a day 5 days a week, and was definitely in better shape than I am now.
     
    12-16-2010, 06:10 PM
  #4
Weanling
We train under saddle 45 minutes 5 days a week - typically with two split days off.
     
    12-16-2010, 10:57 PM
  #5
Started
No, but mostly because of my work schedule - it gets dark long before I am off work in the winter. Right now I ride maybe twice a week if I'm lucky, but once it starts getting lighter out I'll ride/work him up to 5 times per week.
     
    12-17-2010, 12:07 PM
  #6
Weanling
I work my green horse Charm about 5 days a week for 45 minutes each time. Some weeks it could be 6 days a week one or two of those days 20-30 min of work. Depends how I feel I guess sometimes I get lazy.
     
    12-17-2010, 12:18 PM
  #7
Banned
No, I wish I wish I could, but I can't find the time
     
    12-17-2010, 05:47 PM
  #8
Foal
In the summer we normally "worked" 3 days, and than played around like trail rides, riding bareback, or doing random stuff 3 days, and driving 1 day. If I don't work my horse he goes nuts. He gets very rude, and pushy. My mom thinks i'm abusing him, but he is a pig if I don't at least get on him and do patterns with him or something. The winter he goes bonkers, so I have to put him on a calming supplement to take the edge off him.
     
    12-17-2010, 09:19 PM
  #9
Showing
I'm sure a lot of people do. I don't, just because I have 4 rideable guys which adds up to a LOT of time in the saddle, and I just don't have that kind of time. My horses are probably each ridden twice a week when the weather's bad like now, and 4-5 times a week in spring/summer/fall.
     
    12-19-2010, 07:59 PM
  #10
Yearling
While I can't ride my gelding yet, I used to ride my mare every day. Mondays were just a quick hop on and bareback around the pasture since it was technically her and my day off:) In the spring/early summer I will be working my guy 6 days a week for about 45 minutes to 1 1/2 hours. This doesn't include his grooming time lol
I wish I had listened to myself about him needing a bit more time off before saddle work. Alas hindsight is 20/20 as they say.
     

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
If you're gonna ride a young horse, then ride them. smrobs Horse Training 72 11-27-2010 12:00 AM
Battery life - charge up everyday or let die? JustDressageIt General Off Topic Discussion 21 09-23-2009 03:43 AM
Everyday Riding Clothes wordstoasong Horse Riding 33 11-01-2008 12:02 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:41 AM.


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