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  1. Horse Riding & Horse Activity
    Hello everyone, This is my first post on the site. Some background about myself: I have grown up around horses my entire life. My dad is a trainer and we run horses at many of the East Coast tracks in the USA. I really enjoy working with horses and helping train them and I am hoping to get my...
  2. Horse Talk
    I am the proud owner of a retired thoroughbred. Lately I have been thinking just how amazing it would be to be able to view some videos of my horse in some of his races. However, I have not had any luck in finding anything :( Does anyone know if there is anyway to obtain/view old racing footage...
  3. Horse Training
    Ok bear with me I'm only 16. I have been riding for 8 years (only seriously riding for 2) own an ex stallion (gelded at six, now he's 12), jumped, did western, and tons of trails + bareback. I'm a full time working student at a barn. (I'm not saying im super advanced, just showing you that I do...
  4. Famous Horses
    Eight Belles was a filly who was raced too young. She died after winning her race, and no one seems to care about her much. So I'll post this thread, and maybe some people will care, maybe some people won't, but I always will care, and remember Eight Belles.
  5. Horse Training
    There's a big OTTB rehoming/rescue place in my area and I've really been wanting to look into adopting one. I know, people think they're crazy, but I think it'd be a really constructive 4H project. I'd guess that I'd use clinton anderson methods like I have with my other horses. Do any of you...
  6. Horse Training
    I am buying a very cheap race horse. she is totally sound, good mannered, and is very willing to learn. I am up for the challenge of teaching her a new life style. Does anyone have any tips or past experiences for re-training a racehorse?
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