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  1. Horse Health
    Hey guys, I have a 11 year old (12 in April) 17.1hh dark bay ottb gelding. He raced in large races, mostly at Churchill Downs. He raced 43 starts with a total winnings of just under $16,000 up through the race at the age of 9. Since then, he has been a lesson horse until I purchased him in...
  2. Horse Nutrition
    Hi, I'm new on here so I'm sorry if I'm posting this in the wrong place. I've got a 13 yr. old arab gelding and I've been giving him a break for the past 6 months or so because my life is so crazy, but now that spring is coming I want to start working with him again. His topline is significantly...
  3. Horse Training
    I just wanted to know how to build some muscle on my 2 yo. I've decided against saddle training him this summer, and just working on other things. Any suggestions on some things I can do to help him build some muscle?
  4. Horse Health
    ok so heres my stuff. ;) My boy is a short very stocky QH 13years old. Been fighting this for 2 years now. It all started as a very slight lamenss of the right front. Took him in to the vet. She diagnosed a pulled muscle in his shoulder. So we buted for a few days, and rested him for 3 mo. with...
  5. Horse Training
    Alright, so here are pictures of my mare whenever we first got her. About. . . 7 years ago I think? I was thirteen in this picture -.- and my little sister was. . 10 I believe. This was about a month after she foaled. And this was her about two years ago. This was her about a year ago...
  6. Horse Health
    My QH has a pocket behind each shoulder blade and I would like to have it fill in somehow. Any suggestions?
  7. Horse Nutrition
    I have noticed my 6 year old grade Quarter horse has a large belly but has ribs. He also has really thin withers with hollows behind him and you can see/feel the top of his ribcage. He has a little bit of an upside down neck as well. He is well fed, has dapples all over, and looks fat but there...
  8. Horse Training
    How do i get my horse to have a bigger neck with more muscle?
  9. Horse Training
    How to build a top line up? for a barrel horse? on the ground and in the saddle?
  10. Horse Health
    I currently have a 21 Yr old Thoroughbred, who has been subjected to misfitting saddles. I now have a professionally fitted saddle and am working on getting her muscle back. Her previous owner did dressage on her, so she works in a nice high frame (yes, looks lovely..) BUT it's doing nothing...
  11. Horse Health
    I recently accquired a 12 year old american warmblood who needs some serious muscling, about 100 pounds worth. He's just very underconditioned in general, and he needs all the help he can get :) I have had great success with weight building supplements, and he'll be on one for a while, but in...
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