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- I've been riding since I was eleven, and my favorite discipline is dressage.
- Horses (of course!), dressage, music, playing the flute, teaching, reading, Harry Potter, tumblr...
- Band and choir teacher at a very small rural school.
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- NavigatorsMom liked post by ponyboy On thread : Why the word "Bonding" makes me wince!Oh give me a break. It's FICTION! If you banned every fiction book that wasn't realistic, how many would you have left? NONE! It's up to parents to teach their kids the difference between stories and...Liked On: 08-07-2014, 08:48 PM
Posted On: 08-07-2014, 05:52 PMNavigatorsMom liked post by DuckDodgers On thread : Is 17.1hh too tall?Very true. I would go so far as to say MOST of the horses I hear as being 17+hh are at least a couple of inches shorter. Some people just don't know how to measure horses, and some people will...Liked On: 07-31-2014, 06:55 PM
Posted On: 07-29-2014, 08:11 PMNavigatorsMom liked post by MouseZ On thread : Considering first time buying, have some questions of you have time to answer!Thank you everyone :) I really appreciate you taking the time to answer my questions :) Had another lesson today, got to groom and tack up Joker (the gelding I like) for another rider to...Liked On: 07-31-2014, 06:26 PM
Posted On: 07-31-2014, 02:31 AMNavigatorsMom liked post by ecasey On thread : Considering first time buying, have some questions of you have time to answer!Board prices range from $150 a month to $2,500 a month, so no one can judge whether your prices are right. As far as cost for the horse, that's just subjective. If you feel he's worth that much, he...Liked On: 07-31-2014, 06:17 PM
Posted On: 07-30-2014, 05:06 AMNavigatorsMom liked post by BKLD On thread : Young horse for newbie owner.skiafoxmorgan, I do know how to ride, but unfortunately what I lack is practice to put in all of the technique that I have learned over the years, and that will be remedied soon. I was very off...Liked On: 07-28-2014, 02:42 PM
Posted On: 07-26-2014, 12:01 PMNavigatorsMom liked post by Cat On thread : Young horse for newbie owner.I did this. I bought a yearling as my first horse out of college. Kept him at a knowledgeable barn, had them professionally train him, and then made years and years of mistakes as I learned how to...Liked On: 07-28-2014, 02:18 PM
Posted On: 07-25-2014, 10:32 AMNavigatorsMom liked post by tinyliny On thread : Keeping my reins short or not?yep. if there is a safe place to ride, like an arena. try to drop the reins right onto his neck, put your hands on your tummy, or on top of your thighs, and post along with him. if he is...Liked On: 07-14-2014, 05:21 PM
Posted On: 07-14-2014, 04:21 PMNavigatorsMom liked post by kathryn On thread : Moving Up! First 2'9" Show!So we actually got champion!!!! I'm beyond thrilled he was such a good boy. We are doing the same division tomorrow! Posted via Mobile DeviceLiked On: 07-12-2014, 12:47 PM
Posted On: 07-12-2014, 11:33 AMNavigatorsMom liked post by thesilverspear On thread : Having doubts about keeping my horse *long post*I think that if any relationship with a horse or a human is requiring as much analysis, justification, and equivocation as you have written on the forum -- in this thread and in others -- it ain't...Liked On: 07-04-2014, 04:26 PM
Posted On: 07-03-2014, 01:52 PMNavigatorsMom liked post by Golden Horse On thread : trying to get my friend to rideBut they ride! Anyone who rides is a potential friend, you don;t have to do anything else but be riding buddies, and horses cut across barriers of age etc, if people will let themLiked On: 07-01-2014, 09:51 PM
Posted On: 07-01-2014, 07:37 PMNavigatorsMom liked post by franknbeans On thread : Competition RantI realize that Anebel and you think we all pick on the dressage folks, but just listen to yourselves please. You make it sound like yours are the ONLY hot reactive horses out there,(or for use the...Liked On: 03-03-2014, 04:07 PM
Posted On: 02-27-2014, 02:12 PMNavigatorsMom liked post by DancingArabian On thread : Questions about collection? Confused about it.This is how I think about it. Front wheel drive: front legs are doing most of the work, pulling the horse along Rear wheel drive: hung legs are doing most of the work, pushing the horse forward. ...Liked On: 02-25-2014, 09:10 PM
Posted On: 02-25-2014, 07:56 PMNavigatorsMom liked post by ahalleyscomet On thread : First Horse of My OwnIt isn't my first horse ever since I have ridden and leased horses for years, but now I am actually getting my own horse. I am excited, overwhelmed, and about a million other feelings. Me and my...Liked On: 02-25-2014, 08:46 PM
Posted On: 02-21-2014, 12:58 PMNavigatorsMom liked post by petitepyromaniac On thread : Marriage and horses... bumps to come!I don't agree at telling your boyfriend/fiance/husband that they come second to horses. I personally don't think it's right to feel that way either. I wouldn't want my husband to tell me that he...Liked On: 02-25-2014, 08:15 PM
Posted On: 02-25-2014, 04:23 PMNavigatorsMom liked post by laurapratt01 On thread : Let's see your old beginner photos!The first photo is from one of my first lessons when I was 8. I was sooo tiny! The pony's name was Nippet and she was probably a smidge under 12 hh. I got a package of 10 lessons for Christmas that...Liked On: 02-20-2014, 05:57 PM
Posted On: 12-06-2013, 11:41 AM
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