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  1. Training, Performance, behavioral concerns/queries
    I’m not sure if it was just one of those days, but I have a mare who took the fall, winter and summer off because of the weather and then during the early summer she got an injury around the time I was going to work with her again. I’ve only had her a little over a year and she has a naturally...
  2. General Riding queries
    Hi All, just looking for your best tips on how to sit a buck? I was bucked off by a horse the other week, totally unprepared & the horse stopped, dropped its shoulder & bucked & off I came! I have realised in my older age I am more wary about falling off! I have become a little wary of canter...
  3. Horse Tack, blankets and Equipment Queries
    What is the best type of western saddle for a horse that broncs? When my horse gets excited when I don’t let him bolt he starts broncing not just bucking, full on BRONCING. Lets just say its hard to hold on and stay seated with my english saddle. So i’m planning to get a western saddle but I’m...
  4. General Riding queries
    My horse Started barking at a Cantor in August 2019, about four months ago after the first month I started her on sucralfate and Omeprazole. I stopped riding her and treated her for stomach and hind gut ulcers. She has finished several treatment for ulcers and is on ulcer prevention...
  5. General Riding queries
    I have an 8-year old thoroughbred who was presented as a good lesson horse. When he arrived (bought in Canada) in nov 2015 he was underfed, needed deworming, had no muscles at all. We have fixed/are fixing all that. He had an injury but we took care of that too. I don't need a lecture on how I...
  6. Show Jumping
    Hi there! So, long story and kinda at a dead end. I have a 11 year old thoroughbred, never raced, who sat in the field for basically his whole life until two years ago. I bought him, and started him. He's a chestnut pinto with a lot of attitude, but we've gotten past most of the attitude...
  7. Horse Talk
    Well, my poor pony has sacroiliac problems and despite numerous acupuncture sessions he's still bucking and throwing his head to the sky... We've been doing a lot of flat work and it is helping with muscle build up but I can't stop him from bucking! He does have sensitive side also. Anyone got...
  8. Training, Performance, behavioral concerns/queries
    Today I was riding my mare in the indoor arena. there was a small round pen set up in the arena and a friend was working his young horse in it. i mounted my horse and was giving him pointers while i asked my horse to stand (i thought that was a good exercise for her since there was a young...
  9. Training, Performance, behavioral concerns/queries
    My 13.2 Welsh x Cob mare sometimes (not always) doesn't go into canter so I use the whip on her hard enough so she actually feels something, but not so hard i am whipping the cr*p out of her! This makes her do pretty big bucks, head down, back end up! I do have experience with bucking horses so...
  10. Training, Performance, behavioral concerns/queries
    I'm trying to get this pony to stop bucking as much but the person who has been riding him has taught him when she hits him with her crop he bucks so what could I do?! He's always bucked and he's 12 year old so I know he won't come out of it so how could i punish him for bucking as he'll only...
  11. Rider Wellness
    Just thought that I'd share my neck injury scare now that Im recovered! Basically, after a 6 year marathon of having my butt never hitting the ground after being on the back of a horse, I got bucked off by my horse Batman, and it was mostly my fault! Let me write you a story! After Batman...
  12. Horse Videos
    When we got Zlatograd (the horse) 1.5 years ago, he was a "problem horse". We bought Z from a riding school, which was selling him because of a bucking/rearing problem (test riding video: ). After a couple of months he stopped those rodeos, but he's still a little unpredictable sometimes. We...
  13. Training, Performance, behavioral concerns/queries
    Was excersizing one of my fillies when she tripped on something. She trips fairly often... she's a very clumsy horse. But anyways, it was a pretty bad trip, she ended up on one knee. When she popped back up, she went into a little bucking session. Usually she just recovers herself and gets back...
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