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post #21 of 120 Old 11-15-2011, 04:53 PM
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Anything that moves, shouldn't be trusted. Anything that doesn't move, shouldn't be trusted.

Or so Chinga likes to sometimes think...
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post #22 of 120 Old 11-15-2011, 05:12 PM
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Forgot one:

Tadpoles - OMG, something is MOVING in the mud hole!! Not only will I get stuck and have to await the coyotes coming to eat me, but things will be swimming around my feet and TOUCHING my hooves...
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post #23 of 120 Old 11-15-2011, 05:49 PM
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Pigs-oh my god!! OH MY GOD!!! It's coming my way! It's short, fat and smells bad and IT'S COMING TO KILL ME! SOMEBODY SAVE ME!

One time the neighbors huge pig came wandering into the horses pastures and they all nearly lost their minds, mine was hiding behind her gelding friend lol Bella was jumpy for a week after that!
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post #24 of 120 Old 11-15-2011, 06:51 PM
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Boulders.
Deer.
Dogs.
Shiny things.
Dull things.
Things that move.
Things that stay still.
Loud things.
Quiet things.
Things they've seen a million times.
Things they've never seen.
Odd Shapes.
Small things.
Big things.
Things overhead.
Things underneath.
Things far away.
Things really close.
Stuff they can see.
Stuff they can't see.
Stuff that isn't actually there.

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post #25 of 120 Old 11-15-2011, 10:03 PM
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10 Deer
They might be small but they can still eat him
9 wild turkey
Gosh those things are scary
8 pinic table
It just might move. And try and get him
7 shadow
Its a big dark scary thing coming to get him
6 cell phone vibrating in my pocket
As long as you can hear it its scary
5 brids
Those little flying things are scary when ur riding and they come out of no where
4 someone walking up the driveway
Yea that way scaryier then a trailer coming down it
3 wind
When it hits the barn make load noise so scary even tho he in the barn moast of the time
2 babys
When they cry what the ###$#$ is that
1 Nothing
He just thinks there something there but there not
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post #26 of 120 Old 11-15-2011, 10:12 PM
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Saddle:
Ahhhhh..What is that???? I have never seen it, why are you putting it there, it is attacking me, see it landed on my back!
OMG! This one! Lol If you go to put a different saddle on Aires or a different saddle pad, he acts like he's never seen a saddle or pad in his entire life.

I just have to add...

GOATS!!

My normally fearless gelding who completely ignores dogs, children on bicycles, other horses, all the scary things (especially for a young one), is TERRIFIED of goats and is thoroughly convinced that they are going to eat him. Nevermind that the goat barely comes to my knee. *facepalm*

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post #27 of 120 Old 11-15-2011, 10:53 PM
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My friend's horse is so funny when he spooks, he spooks on some of the strangest things here's just a sample of the many: frightening yellow flowers that sway in the breeze, prehistoric horse eating squirrels, grey rocks with white stripes (this should never ever be allowed to happen in nature really!), and finally, the ever fearful blood thirsty attack-partridges. I'm enjoying this thread! Thanks.
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post #28 of 120 Old 11-16-2011, 01:11 AM
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One that has been missed is road signs or barricades. Especially the ones that have flags.

A question for when the horse spooks. What do you do?

If it's safe, I have them approach the object and touch it with their nose.
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post #29 of 120 Old 11-16-2011, 02:00 AM
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Basically what im getting from this thread is... Horses are scared of 2 things. Things that move and things that don't! Haha.
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post #30 of 120 Old 11-16-2011, 05:04 AM
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Ah, my friend's dales pony.
Rats.

We were hacking out and this rat jumped out of no where, now we don't tend to find many rats wandering the streets, however he bolted after it, and stomped and bunny hopped it to death. Once aware it truly was a bloody pulp, carried on.

My old gelding was behind another when we were out, horse in front pooped, and he tried to jump the whole thing.

50 signs on the roads. I trained Doey to go over it, then went to show my dad. LOOK SEE DAD, WE'RE ON IT. Doey looked down, realised what he was on and tried to move all four feet off at the same time, landed on it again then bolted.


Oh, and kids on trampolines. VERY VERY DANGEROUS.
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