Pasture Mates - Page 2 - The Horse Forum
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #11 of 16 Old 08-20-2007, 08:56 AM
Showing
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: MD
Posts: 23,907
• Horses: 2
I don't have experience with studs, but can it be just jealousy? He'd been by himself and got all your attention, but now it's not the case.
kitten_Val is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #12 of 16 Old 08-20-2007, 12:01 PM
Foal
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Waxhaw NC
Posts: 194
• Horses: 0
If you ride that much and him being around that many horses I would not worry about, I have a gelding that gets to be with a horse about one or two days a week other that that I ride him and he can see other horses when I am on his back if your with them enough they will want to be with you more then another horse. I don't see any thing worng with the hay ring, it's going to be safer with out thoese things they can get there leg in.
Kansas_twister I going to ask a dumb ? was your hay ring for cows or horses? They make horse ones for horses so they don't get hurt.
Flying B is offline  
post #13 of 16 Old 08-21-2007, 02:43 AM Thread Starter
Yearling
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Fairbanks, Alaska
Posts: 1,351
• Horses: 11
thanks for the feedback everyone. :)
AKPaintLover is offline  
post #14 of 16 Old 08-21-2007, 03:45 AM
Started
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: some where on my farm
Posts: 1,825
• Horses: 5
[img]
a round horn one, but i do not use them on my farm, the pic above is a little bit smaller then what my friend found her horse intangled in[/img]

HOME IS WHERE THE HORSE IS.........
KANSAS_TWISTER is offline  
post #15 of 16 Old 08-21-2007, 03:58 AM Thread Starter
Yearling
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Fairbanks, Alaska
Posts: 1,351
• Horses: 11
I have seen home made versions of those set higher off the ground, made out of wood that looked much safer. With my round ring, it is a possibility that a horse could put a hoof through one of those rounded bars - that would be scary. Hasn't happened yet - not to say that it can't.
Of course panel fencing, cross ties, hitcing posts, and a lot of other equipment made for horses can be hazardous to a horse in the right situation.

We can make things as safe as we can, but sometimes horses are still hazards to themselves
AKPaintLover is offline  
post #16 of 16 Old 08-21-2007, 08:06 AM
Showing
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: MD
Posts: 23,907
• Horses: 2
We ended up doing feeder ourself from wood. Not just to save money, but my horse had bad habit on knocking on metallic round feeder at boarding farm, so at least knocking on wood is safer.
kitten_Val is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
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:
OR

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
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome