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View Poll Results: What age do you like to start riding your horse?
1 yr. old 0 0%
2 yrs. old 4 12.12%
3 yrs. old 16 48.48%
4 yrs. old 8 24.24%
5 yrs. old 0 0%
Depends on the horse 5 15.15%
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post #11 of 13 Old 06-11-2008, 09:53 PM
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I would say 4 or 3 is a good age.

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post #12 of 13 Old 06-12-2008, 07:52 PM
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If I was starting a colt/filly, it would be at four years old. If I knew how the horse was coming along, it might be at three years old. I want my horse to be fully developed before I start putting any kind of strain on their back and legs.

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post #13 of 13 Old 06-12-2008, 10:22 PM
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I'm fat so I think I would have to wait till the horse is three yrs old.

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