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Lexiie 07-16-2012 11:55 AM

Can she be a little jumper?
 
The biggest we've jumped was 3'
we only did it once, and worked super hard to get there. We've taken a break from jumping and have started to work more on collection/extension

Sorry you have to go through two thread to get there, but since this is the "jumping" forum I thought maybe I'd get some answers.

I don't want to do anything that's going to cause damage to her.

http://www.horseforum.com/horse-conf...umping-130997/

Lexiie 07-16-2012 12:37 PM

Nothing? ):

Lexiie 07-16-2012 03:24 PM

bump? anybody(:

Horses4Healing 07-16-2012 08:18 PM

I checked out the links to her pictures and I think she would be fine to be a little jumper. If you guys have already gone to 3 foot before, I would say go for it, but build yourself and her back up slowly so that no one gets injured.

Lexiie 07-16-2012 08:39 PM

Oh definitely. It took us 3 years to get there!!

kindraeventing 07-19-2012 10:09 PM

Conformationally I don't see anything that should be a problem. The biggest thing for ya'll will just be conditioning. Obviously since you spent 3 years last time you understand not to overface an unconditioned horse. Just a little note here, but people that only jump...Not OK. That will wear your horse down faster than you can blink. I jump no more than once a week...But I'm a little terrified that my pony will die of old age. :D

You have a very cute horse, good luck!


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