- - Can I brag?
|Lilley ||11-12-2012 08:34 AM |
Can I brag?
I hope you all don't mind if I brag a little. I have been sick all summer and we had planned to put my haflinger cross in a driving competition in October. I could not make it but my husband had been working with Goldie for several months and felt comfortable taking my place. Now Goldie is 9 so he is experienced pulling but we are new to the sport. Anyway, my hubby competed against 2 other light drafts and took second place! My little haffie was a real hit with the crowd and got a standing ovation. Well, maybe it was for hubby...LOL
Below is a picture of horse and hubby with ribbon. Thanks for letting me brag. Next year it will be my turn. https://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphot...76564966_n.jpg
|Taffy Clayton ||11-12-2012 10:12 AM |
|Taffy Clayton ||11-12-2012 04:08 PM |
I didn't know they braided Haflingers. Nice cart too.
|Lilley ||11-12-2012 04:25 PM |
We aren't sure about braiding haflingers either but we figured its better to do it and not need to than to not do it and need it. I enjoy braiding his thick long mane. I didn't do it in this picture as I was still at home recovering from pneumonia. A friend did it for us.
Someday I think we'll purchase one of those fancy patten collars and the competiton harness. That's wayyyy in the future, though.
|Taffy Clayton ||11-12-2012 04:34 PM |
Well he looks great!!
|Celeste ||11-12-2012 05:01 PM |
He is really cute!
|Endiku ||11-14-2012 05:14 PM |
What good looking boys! Congradulations on your ribbon, and it looks like they had a lot of fun getting it! Also hoping and praying for a quick recovery for you, its no fun to be sick!
|Lilley ||11-14-2012 07:38 PM |
Thanks, Endiku. I believe I am on the mend and hope to be completely well by CHristmas.
|littrella ||11-14-2012 10:28 PM |
what a handsome couple! congrats!
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