Type: Posts; User: Percheron X
Also waves. :)
Jingles for him to recover soon. :yes:
How did he feel to you during your ride?
Adding that information will provide a more encompassing perspective for others to form their critiques.
Understanding biomechanics can be very useful, but its been my experience that biomechanical concepts must be complimented with an understanding of psychology in order to turn that knowledge into a...
I won't turn out in just a stable blanket or sheet.
I'll put at least a turnout sheet over the top.
I'll guess that all your horses wear a size 78?
78 seems to be the majority of what we own.
I like the Winner's Circle brand. You can get them from dover. But I always buy my brushes at a tack store after feeling them for "appropriateness".
The Winner's Circle "White Charger Brush" is...
Horses in spotlessly clean stalls all wearing their matching stable blankets, look nice...
Stable blankets are typically not waterproof, so are therefor more breathable.
Stable blankets are typically easier to machine wash because they are made of absorbent fabric and not waterproof...
Yes, I think it will help you learn to ride from your core, develop your ability to use your aids independent from your seat, and learn to feel how your balance and the balance of the horse are...
You say you hunch after fences... Possibly, you are then in effect loosing your center after the fence.... This in turn unbalances the horse and sends him forwards.
One posable solution is to take...
Ask your local farrier about using Snow pads, Borium, or Calks.
Is the lighweight blanket insulated or is it just a sheet?
I turnout clipped horses out in a heavy and a midweight in the 20's.
The max I ever put on a clipped horse when it's 20 or below, and...
I really like your ability as a rider...
I think you have the suppleness, flexibility, and dexterity necessary to take you to higher levels.
It looks to me as though the horse you are riding in...
Just some thoughts...
I think riding well is about being able to make yourself completely invisible to the horse except for the aids used to communicate.
The more "transparent" you can be to...
I found a "cheat" to get around the ity bity editor window..... :)
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9. About the number of carrots in the barn fridge awaiting to be fed.
5. The average number of sub-nickers a horse will vocalize to create a whole nicker.
The number of dollars required to purchase a 9 oz bottle of spring water at a horse show.
Is the number of stirrups on a saddle.
Please define "a bad attitude" in horse relate terms.
Is the number of horses necessary to make one horse related messy stall.
Philosophically, if this thread were to become horse related, would the thread then be horse related.
Must a thread be created with horse related intentions to be considered horse...