does anyone else ride there horse everyday - Page 2
 
 

       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

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        12-19-2010, 08:50 PM
      #11
    Weanling
    I ride Bourbon every day, but it's mostly just putzing around bareback at the moment because I don't have a saddle that fits him.
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        12-20-2010, 05:12 AM
      #12
    Trained
    It depends on the horse for me. Competition horses in full work to prep for up coming comps will be worked 5-6 days a week. For around 45mins to 1hr sessions, I don't like to go much over the hour, particularly if the horse has had to work hard that session. I feel that they should get at least one day off a week, even if their work level is not overly high, as I hate to work 7 days a week so don't expect them to do it either!

    The greener horses I will work 2 days on, 2 days off
         
        12-20-2010, 05:24 AM
      #13
    Green Broke
    I try and ride as much as possible but cautious as my horse seems to be clumsy and I don't want her slipping on wet ground. Our area is flooded near the barn area currently. I will wait till it dries to ride. Hopefully by xmas it will be as I plan on riding.
         
        12-20-2010, 07:15 AM
      #14
    Weanling
    Oh I'm jealous of everyone who rides/see's their horses everyday! At the moment I'm only getting out to ride 2-3 times a week (if I'm lucky)
         
        12-21-2010, 12:02 AM
      #15
    Foal
    If I had an indoor I would be able to ride more often. It is just too cold for me. Week before last it was in the negatives all week (like -10F average) then with the windchill, just not possible :(
         
        12-21-2010, 01:03 AM
      #16
    Banned
    On a good week I ride 3-4 times a week, if both my horse and I are healthy on a bad week it can be as little as 2-3 times a week.
    I realize I need to do more, but with 4 foster kids my plans often have to change and my needs come last. I am lucky though and he thinks he is mule, and is lazy as all bones, he doesn't care or regress when I don't ride him as often as I should.

    I see him every day though, even though he is boarded.
         
        12-22-2010, 11:46 AM
      #17
    Bre
    Foal
    Having 3 horses its hard to give them all the attention I want too. I really try hard to exersice all my horses at least 4 times a week minimum, but sometimes the clock just does not agree with me:)
         
        12-22-2010, 02:49 PM
      #18
    Foal
    I ride my horse 4-5 times a week, about 30 min at a time, he's 4, right now there is a wet snow on the ground, so it gets stuck in his feet and causes him to walk funny. I don't want to mess up his ankles. Once the weather gets better he will be worked 5-6 times a week.
         

    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 12:06 PM.


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