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    Sticky leads, help!

    I am a first-time horse owner of a 16.3 7 year-old tb mare. She has eventing training but is extremely rusty picking up the correct leads in canter.

    I do everything my instructor says, but i'm not...
  2. Physically can't get weight in heels.... Help!

    In third grade I was the only one who couldn't touch my toes...... Very unflexible..... My instructor say "toes up!!!" "weight in heels!!!!". More!!!! MORE!!!!

    If I physically shove my heels...
  3. this was all really helpful... a few people have...

    this was all really helpful... a few people have told me to make my back look like a "D" (rounded) and not a "C" (hollow)... some say round back and other say sit up strait.. and still confused if...
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    Help me sit the trot!

    Always done hunter-jumping, but somewhere along the way I've progressed without learning such a basic fundamental- the sitting trot.
    I know it's me because I've seen many people sit the trot on my...
  5. I've tried and tried.... HOW DO I SIT THE TROT!

    Always done hunter-jumping, but somewhere along the way I've progressed without learning such a basic fundamental- the sitting trot.
    I know it's me because I've seen many people sit the trot on my...
  6. yikes, and I'm an English major! Wow

    yikes, and I'm an English major! Wow
  7. Dismounting to teach your horse. Genious or idiotic?

    OK, I've revised my question because everyone keeps bringing up safety, but the second I get off her back, she becomes this completely sane animal and seems to gain a confidence by having me walk her...
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    Everyone keeps bringing up safety, but the second...

    Everyone keeps bringing up safety, but the second I get off her back, she becomes this completely sane animal and seems to gain a confidence by having me walk her past the scary truck or the...
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    To clarify, I'm not asking from the point of view...

    To clarify, I'm not asking from the point of view of if it's dangerous or not. I'm asking front the point of view if people think this is sending your horse a bad message or if it is okay to help...
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    Is it okay to dismount in "spooky" situation?

    Everyone seems to have something different to say about the validity of jumping off your horse if you are hitting a huge road bump.

    Usually when my TB mare sidesteps and is trying to put on the...
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    What are your thoughts on getting off the horse?...

    What are your thoughts on getting off the horse?

    This morning I took the tb mare to walk around the property to get her used to familiar settings. There were some scary-looking trucks ahead parked...
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    How do I convery confidence to my mare?

    I recently put up a post about my TB mare who has xc/ eventing background when I bought her, but tries to turn around and side-step when trail riding through open fields.

    I got tons of amazing...
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    By freaks, she just paces and gets nervous and...

    By freaks, she just paces and gets nervous and tries to turn around and refuses to move forward while I am trying to trail ride her through a field alone. I have a hard time finding people to go on...
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    I think its all coincidence. I have been thrown...

    I think its all coincidence. I have been thrown in the mud in jeans and I have been thrown in the mud in dress outfits. I am going to get a lot of people really angry at me when I say this, but, I...
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    To answer your question about my experience, I've...

    To answer your question about my experience, I've been riding English for 5 years (I grew up riding western) and have done some beginner/novice eventing. I am not extremely advanced by any means, but...
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    What am I doing wrong!

    I bought my TB mare for eventing and even though I didn't get a chance to take her out in the field I watched some impressive videos of her doing impressive cross country.

    She's great in everyway...
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    good trails in RI-CT-MASS are?

    Love hunter pace or trails with jumps . New to Rhode Island....Where do I go?
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    That was really helpful, especially the part...

    That was really helpful, especially the part about actually getting off the horse and walking them in a bridle. Never thought of that...

    Is the consensus that most horses are able to be...
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    [QUOTE=Major Mark;4338434]I like dressing up for...

    [QUOTE=Major Mark;4338434]I like dressing up for riding. I think it shows respect to the horses for their service to you, hauling you around during the hunt, at substantial risk to them.


    I...
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    also, wouldn't it be bad training to teach her...

    also, wouldn't it be bad training to teach her that every time she is nervous it is okay to trot off? There has to be some way to show her fields aren't scary and is it really just repetition. What...
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    I think you are right as she seems to be more...

    I think you are right as she seems to be more comfortable at a trot when she is nervous, but what do people do when they train horses for fox hunting... Everyone always says.... "oh, I totally...
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    how do i bomb proof my horse? Help!

    I recently bought a TB mare that I love that has so much potential as a hunter except one thing--> She is smart, calm, cool, and collected, but gets anxious in open fields.

    What are the steps to...
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