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post #31 of 39 Old 08-03-2010, 08:27 PM
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My comment had absolutely zero to do with the collection or frame they're carrying. I was referring specifically to the responsiveness. It's cute to try and kid yourself that they asked the horse nicely to perform so flawlessly, but think again.

Show me one horse that was *asked politely* to do everything they've ever been trained at. Don't kid yourself- some of Americas training methods are probably worse than theirs.

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post #32 of 39 Old 08-05-2010, 12:38 AM
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My mouth was hanging open in awe this entire video. Wow!

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post #33 of 39 Old 08-05-2010, 09:10 AM
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Hahaha my ponies would love it wouldnt be pretty but they could do the obstacles no fancy moves outta my bad boys!!
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post #34 of 39 Old 08-07-2010, 12:22 AM
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****, that horse could walk around all day on his hind legs. That's some serious self-carriage!! That half pass down the rail made my jaw fall on the floor. Somehow I think that test would go very differently on my sometimes strung out TB. Thanks for posting. I don't think I've ever seen a video like that.

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post #35 of 39 Old 08-07-2010, 02:22 PM
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My gelding would have said "there is no way im doing this" the second i pointed him at that bridge/ramp. As far as Eggo is concerned, bridges are for walking, you can never be too careful when looking for trolls under bridges.
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post #36 of 39 Old 08-09-2010, 02:29 AM
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cool but my horse would epicly fail at that! he is a Barrel racer but he doesnt like to move!!!

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post #37 of 39 Old 08-09-2010, 08:05 PM
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Dang.... That was amazing! My horse would be like "Uh yeah, you run that first and then we will talk about me doing it...." haha!

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post #38 of 39 Old 08-10-2010, 01:34 AM
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haha Paintluver

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post #39 of 39 Old 08-10-2010, 10:42 AM
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That looks like wicked fun!!

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