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HorseOfCourse 12-16-2010 08:57 PM

Could this hurt it?
I was scouring YouTube videos and found this, so i was just wondering if this could hurt the foal or not?

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HorseOfCourse 12-16-2010 08:57 PM

(I'm on my iPod, please excuse the misformat.)
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dressagebelle 12-16-2010 09:02 PM

I personally wouldn't jump a baby that high that young. I don't think it would hurt every once in a while over really low stuff. But a baby is growing, and that impact on their front legs is not good for them at that young of an age.

A knack for horses 12-16-2010 09:05 PM

I'm not a jumper, but with all the videos up that show foals jumping, it looks somewhat common. But I will say on the video you posted, that jump looks way too high for a foal. I think if you were going to do that at all (which I probably wouldn't reccommend) I would start at a lower height like this video.

HorseOfCourse 12-16-2010 09:06 PM

That was my thinking; the impact. I wouldn't jump a baby if I had one, especially that high.
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HorseOfCourse 12-16-2010 09:07 PM

I saw that video, too, but I didn't think that was so bad. The one I posted kind of astounded me.
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Stella 12-17-2010 05:53 PM

Ummmm... sorry, but the link isn't working for me

equiniphile 12-17-2010 05:55 PM

I saw that video a while back and thought the same thing.

dressagebelle 12-17-2010 06:09 PM

Copy and paste the link thats what I did.

Spastic_Dove 12-17-2010 06:41 PM

HorseOfCourse, I put the video in your post for you.

I cringed when I watched it.
I wouldn't be jumping a baby period.

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