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Taking my mare on a 4 mile hack??

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    05-12-2012, 07:05 AM
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Foal
Taking my mare on a 4 mile hack??

Sapphire has been out of work for the past 3 weeks, I just haven't had time for everything, I thought she'd be appreciative of a little pasture time.
Anyway, a friend has invited me out on a hack, she's going to ride 3 or 4 miles and she's offered me to come too. Now, I know 3-4 miles is nothing, but would you think my mare would be up to it? We're doing a 5 mile sponsored ride next month anyway, so it might be good to get her in shape.

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    05-12-2012, 07:14 AM
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Showing
I think she should be fine
     
    05-12-2012, 07:46 AM
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Trained
Even just wandering around grazing in a pasture, a horse walks more than 3 or 4 miles a day. Your horse should have no problem at all.
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