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    06-07-2009, 03:25 PM
  #1
Yearling
Talking Fjords running barrels! (...that's what my face looked like, too.)

I went to a local horse show yesterday and I saw a couple of Fjords. They were amazingly pretty. But once the barrel class started and I realized these two Fjords were going to be running barrels, I laughed.

...And they rocked it! Holy crap. I was surprised. They were better than half the quarter horses in the show. Haha

Just thought I'd share this and see what other people thought.
     
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    06-07-2009, 04:05 PM
  #2
Weanling
Wow I wish I could've seen that. I've never seen or heard of a fjord running speed events. But that just goes to show that horses can be trained to do anything and shouldn't really be sterotyped.
     
    06-07-2009, 04:09 PM
  #3
amy
Foal
I bet they probobably wouldn't make it to the pro level, but that's really cool! I've seen some mules doing barrels :P
     
    06-07-2009, 05:26 PM
  #4
Foal
I can't imagine my Fjord doing barrels lol! But good on them
     
    06-07-2009, 07:49 PM
  #5
Green Broke
What the flip? Fjords? I guess what I've been told is true. Fjords are the world's most versatile horses.
     
    06-08-2009, 07:55 AM
  #6
Weanling
I've seen them running events as well. They're really no different than any youth pony out there running.
     
    06-08-2009, 08:48 AM
  #7
Yearling
And might I ad that these were some...well-fed Fjords. Big chubby teddy bears. =D
     
    06-08-2009, 06:50 PM
  #8
Foal
My fjord does gymkhana, reining, and coleadero. They are an extremely versatile breed. And soo much fun! :)
     
    06-17-2009, 01:56 AM
  #9
Trained
When I was showing alot, back in my hometown area, there were a couple of Fjord horses that gamed...they were darn good at it too!
     
    06-17-2009, 02:55 AM
  #10
Foal
Fjords are good at anything! We've got a Fjord here that jumps 1.30 against other warmbloods. And a few that are quite high in cross country. They are good in anything!
     

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