I went riding today! (image heavy)

       The Horse Forum > Riding Horses > Western Riding

I went riding today! (image heavy)

This is a discussion on I went riding today! (image heavy) within the Western Riding forums, part of the Riding Horses category

LinkBack Thread Tools
    07-16-2008, 02:55 AM
I went riding today! (image heavy)

Hi Guys,

Well, im sitting here grinning from ear to ear, I have had such a perfect day out with Joseph (the one I posted about -"Is he too old"-).
It started out fairly well, cos he let me catch him (he's usually a bugger to catch) and then we loaded him up and off we went. I started out in the arena, which he found a touch boring, but its been about 2 months since he's been for a good ride so I thought i'd just warm us both up. Anyway, he bopped along happily, so we went out on the bush trail. My mum came on her appy and it was such a laugh. Her appy, Dakota, isn't the bravest of souls, so we went first. The branches and things were too low for us, but just fine for her (how annoying). Anyway, we're walking along and im chattering away to joseph and we come to a tree that had fallen down and some of the branches were coming over the track. I told joseph to go wide (like he'd understand that! Lol) and he stopped, looked back at me as if to say "Huh?" and then kept walking, whilst still looking at me. I turned his head back around and had a good laugh. Anyway, we had a fantastic time, he absolutely LOVED it and well me, im still loving it!
Anyway, here are some photo's of the boy, just ignore the rider, I HATE having my photo taken lol

Sponsored Links
    07-16-2008, 03:10 AM
That's wonderful. :) I'm glad you had a great day!!
Cute piccies, he's adorable.
    07-16-2008, 05:37 AM
He's beautiful.

He's 20 years old, 16.3HH (although he doesn't look it lol) and legs like tree stumps!

He's got an incredibly loooooong stride a nice head set, but what un-nerves me the most is the length of his neck, he's a bluddy giraffe! Lol

More pix for you too!

    07-16-2008, 12:34 PM
Aww he looks so sweet! I love his spots, lol! I bet riding him is fun!
    07-16-2008, 01:01 PM
Yay for more pics! :) He's soo cute!
    07-16-2008, 08:51 PM
I love him to bits, he's absolutely adorable.

He's not the bravest of souls, is inclined to want to climb in your pocket if he see's something that shouldn't be, for example: a leaf turned the wrong way, a scary looking twig with a troll under it, you know, those sorts of things lol

I'm hoping that over time we'll get used to each other and become friends, and he learns that he can trust me. He really has trust issues, but we're working on them!

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:40 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0