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    12-04-2011, 12:26 AM
Green Broke
Tiny, we got her for free
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    12-04-2011, 12:33 AM
Green Broke
Originally Posted by eventerjumpergirl    
Well a martingale will help keep from the head tossing, but it is temporary. Just keep steady with your hands, use a fair bit of seat and stay light handed. Suppling exercises and shoulder/hip control exercises as well will really help with balance.
Makes sense. I just was a bit iffy about using the martengale too much because I handt really used one before, so I used it for as little time as possible on her, just so I didn't over-use it, I guess...

I try and be as light handed as the horse allows me to be. It's kind of my motto. If a horse is being heavy on my hand, I'll give it a couple chances, then give them a little bit of a talking to (if you know what I mean) and start over. Which is why me and this horse had such a looong a frustrating time... she wouldn't get it for a looong time.

I'll keep the suppling exercises in mind :)
    12-04-2011, 01:10 AM
She's really compact and nice. I like that she has a lot of go. But I think you're doing a great job!
    12-04-2011, 02:11 PM
Green Broke
Do not be fooled, Tiny! She's a super-brat!

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