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  1. Horse Training
    Hi, so I have a question. I am going to start working with a horse I have been caring for about 3 years. The horse knows me pretty well and I know him pretty well. I get paid everyday to care for him because his owner is to "busy" to do anything with him. He is a 23 yr old thoroughbred gelding...
  2. Horse Jobs
    Hello, a while back I asked a question about children working at barns for lessons, but I know you have to be 14 to get payed and there are only certain times you can/cannot work, how long, etc. But in Texas (I'm in humble) what is the minimum wage for a 14 year old? I've herd like 4 dollars...
  3. Horse Jobs
    Do you guys think that a stable would let a 12 year old girl work for money? Rain or shine, 5 days a week, for many hours? (like 3-6 hours) I can/will clean water dishes, muck stables, groom and tack up horses, exercise them, clean stables, feed horses, bring horses to the pasture then bring...
  4. Horse Jobs
    Hi everyone, I'm looking for a working student position in Shelby, Ohio, or somewhere nearby (within 30-45 minutes). I can groom, clean tack and, if you teach me, clean stalls. I'm a fast-learner and am willing to do whatever work you give me. I currently ride Western, but am willing to...
  5. Horse Boarding
    I live in the Anne Arundel County of Maryland, I'm currently looking for a barn to board my lovely mare at. I am currently a senior in high school, willing to work for board. I have experience in feed shifts, Grooming, exercising, bathing, medicating, worming, blanketing, colic, and much more.
  6. Horse Talk
    Hi guys ;) right now i am looking for working holidays At a Riding stable/ equestrian Centre in Great britain or ireland. My idea: working half a day or longer (Things like mucking out) And At least 2 hours of Riding a day (either only lessons or lessons And hacking out) Costs: Not More than...
  7. Horse Training
    My horse has been off for about 3 months due to his injuries (not bad). I was wondering how I could SLOWLY work back into jumps. I don't want him to go straight be into 3'-4' like we were doing. I want to only go up to 2' for now but slowly get there. Any tips on how I could get there with...
  8. Equine Careers and Education
    Hi, I live in England, age 18 and am currently on a gap year (year off between school and university.) From April to August 2014 I'm planning to go abroad and am considering a working student position at a yard in America as I'd like to do something horsey. I have a place at medical school so...
  9. Horse Law
    OKay so to make a long story short i have been working for a trainer for two years now seven days a week. Well about three month ago she quit paying me saying she was having 'money problems'. So she owes me for three months of work. Which is over $1800. Well i just purchased a weanling from her...
  10. Horse Training
    I was going to ride a ladys daughters 11hh pony who is 4 years old and start lightly working the pony so the daughter can come off the lead rein. Im 16 years old, im 5ft tall and i weight about 6 and a half stone (91 lbs) and i was wondering if this would be too heavy for the pony. Im going to...
  11. Horse Riding & Horse Activity
    What is a working hack class at pony club? It says in the pattern given on the program to perform rollbacks and back ups, so is it for stock horses? Or is it for anyone?
  12. Horse Tack and Equipment
    Hi! I've just started to really get into jumping and eventing. My horse has been jumping for a bit and I haven't used protective boots because i'm to broke and we used to just kinda go about, not really working. Now i'm beginning to work him more and would like to protect/support his legs. Here...
  13. Dressage
    Hi guys! My name is Casey, I live in Los Angeles, and I have been riding Dressage, seriously, for 2 years now. I ride 5 times a week. I also just started doing some jumping. I rode when I was little but then stopped once I got a back injury from being thrown (fully healed now). I currently...
  14. Horse Jobs
    I'm looking for a working student position to begin in late May, early June 2013 at either a Hunter/Jumper barn or Eventing barn. Please comment, or email me at [email protected] if you're interested or know a barn with a working student program with a good reputation. I work at a...
  15. Horse Training
    so i had to take a month off of ridding and any hard work with the horses after sevealy spraining my ankle. and now its tons better (still hurts a bit) and i started to work with my Horse again but hes gotten fat. and so has my moms horse and my other horse that i havent ridden this year much...
  16. Horse Health
    my Paint has two bumps on his hocks they are pretty large and squishy like liquid. i can ride him and work him and press on them he doesnt care. right side is larger then the left.
  17. Horse Riding Critique
    This is my winning equitation over fences trip from the AQHA show this past weekend (2.5.11) at the Florida State Fair Show. We won it out of 11 other horses and riders under both judges. I have been working very hard with my horse on getting him longer, softer, and consistent over the fences...
  18. English Riding
    I have been looking through dressage tests and have seen medium and working trot maneuvers and assumed that medium and working trot were the same thing. Then I read a dressage article that said that there are four main types of trot, collected, medium, working and extended. Is there a difference...
  19. Horse Training
    I am looking for a qualified trainer to work for. I am hoping to get into the training world. I have worked with some horses and trained the horse I currently ride in Ponyclub but I would love to have some more experience. Message me if you are interested and I will very gladly send you my...
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