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  1. Western Riding
    Okay, so I doubt this is going to work...but here we go. In April I plan on taking Rowdy to Area E in Florida, for the 4-H show, and I have a few questions that my group leader hasn't been able to answer. 1. I ride with a tom-thumb dog bone snaffle bit, but I don't know if dog bone bits are...
  2. Horse Breeds
    Okay, I'm looking at this Quarter Horse cross and he has these big Draft/Mustang hooves. He's only about 14.3-15hh, but I'm pretty sure he might be a Draft x Quarter Horse. He seems to have some speed, but I'm just worried that it might be a bit more difficult for him to do speed events with...
  3. Horse Training
    Hey! I have a six year old mare that is undefeated in racing, she is so fast and can turn well without barrels, but I need advice! She approaches the barrel perfectly and leaves it just as fast, but when I turn I can usually keep her from dropping her shoulder by lifting my rein, but she seems...
  4. Horse Talk
    I've got a little playday on sunday, and I haven't heard of a few of the events. Is anyone familiar with the Flying W and Tomahawk patterns? Idaho Figure 8 is also kinda throwing me off, but it looks like it might just be the figure 8 pattern? Thanks! :wink:
  5. Horse Talk
    Hi guys! I'm going to a play day in a few weeks and they have a few events that I'm unfamiliar with. I'm having a hard time finding info on them on google too. If someone could tell me the pattern for international flags, half-eights, and Texas rollbacks that'd be great. :-) thanks!
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