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  1. Horse Training
    :think: So, I have a 7 y/o draft cross mare that anyone can ride in the ring. Beginner to advanced can get this mare to w/t in the ring. Yesterday i was doing hill work with her to "fix" a pulled stifle. My horse tires pretty quickly and I put my sister (she knows the basics of riding and is a...
  2. New to Horses
    I have been and took the plunge and bought a pony for my daughter he was proven safe and I had advise and took my time in buying him. Hes a gelding 11hh section A. We had a bad experience where I had tied him up for grooming and some dogs got through a gap in the fence next door and spooked him...
  3. Horse Training
    Hi, I have a 10 y/o tb mare, never raced. She tends to get very distracted and look at things, and drift away from certain 'scary spots' in the arena, they are always the same ones (ex, the same door/gate). She doesn't usually spook or go crazy, just she stops paying attention to me and we loose...
  4. Horse Training
    Hi! So I just started working with the cutest little 6 year old mare. She hasn't really been paid much attention to at all, but she really does seem like she wants to learn. She w/t/c with me, but she only gets her lead in one direction and we need to work on that, and she's done a few little...
  5. Horse Training
    My horse spooked and kind of freaked when he saw other horse and riders down this road we were going down. He acted up and got tense. He couldn't stay still so we moved around and he was so tense. This was the other day. Today, I went out to the very same spot that that happened and he froze. He...
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