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  1. Hunters and Hunter Seat Equitation
    While jumping a course the pony I ride gets really quick and has short, choppy strides. I try half-halts but he just doesn't listen. I also try sitting back and relaxing to try and get him to relax, it works for a few strides usually but then he just starts getting quick again. I'm going to a...
  2. Horse Riding Critique
    Hi Guys!!! Here is my 6 year old APHA mare, Jazz or Ultimate Showoff. I've had her since she was 2 with 45 days on her. Recently I have started wanting to get into jumping and start showing the Hunter Over Fences at the APHA shows and maybe start going to some local hunter shows. I've been...
  3. Horse Shows
    I am about to do my first show in the end of June - it's an Up and Over, although I really don't know what that means. I have schooled at one show before but that's the end of my horse show experience. I will be doing the hunter/jumper (2'6") on a (thoroughbred) school horse, and I am not at all...
  4. Horse Training
    I'm planning on taking my trainer's pony, Bandit, to a Hunter Derby. I will likely be entering the Hunter Over Fences at 2', and a Hunter Handy. My current plans to help him turn into a Show Hunter is to teach him to get into a better frame. Currently his holds his head high and often enough he...
  5. Horse Riding Critique
    Hello :) This is my 14.1hh Arabian, Diamond, and my 16.3hh TB, Cowboy! I do Eventing with Diamond, and Hunters with Cowboy. I am asking you to judge them both. The video shows Diamond jumping a small crossrail (18"), then a 2'9" vertical first. I am asking you to critique both of us, but...
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