The Chronicle of the Horse
MagazineNewsHorse SportsHorse CareCOTH StoreVoicesThe Chronicle UntackedDirectoriesMarketplaceDates & Results
 

Search:

Type: Posts; User: Rel6

Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 7.43 seconds.

  1. Just so you know, this is absolutely not true. ...

    Just so you know, this is absolutely not true.

    http://equinelegalsolutions.blogspot.com/2009/02/entering-into-contracts-with-minors.html
  2. As I said, I had no idea if that was true. But...

    As I said, I had no idea if that was true. But the horse was a forward ride whose ad said that it needed a fair amount of turn out. I was looking for something with blood and more "go" than "whoa"...
  3. When I was 16 I started a horse search for myself...

    When I was 16 I started a horse search for myself after my trainer said she couldn't find me something. I wanted a 3'6'' jumper to lease for 6 months. I perused bigeq.com, found some I liked, and...
  4. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,280

    One reason I've seen is that some of the very...

    One reason I've seen is that some of the very nice hunters need to get in the ring in the morning and see the fences. They are not going to be the horse than hand gallops bravely up to a trappy,...
  5. Replies
    37
    Views
    2,714

    This. I've literally seen students tell a trainer...

    This. I've literally seen students tell a trainer a schoolie is missing a shoe and the trainer says "what have I said about interrupting lessons? The pony is fine." So then how does the student know...
  6. While I agree in this case it could definitely be...

    While I agree in this case it could definitely be pain related, I have also seen a lot of horses do this in reaction to a rider grabbing at the bridle a few strides out. The rider grabs, and the...
  7. Replies
    10
    Views
    739

    Joyful, you would be okay in boots and half chaps...

    Joyful, you would be okay in boots and half chaps in the jumper ring. Even at bigger AA shows (including WEF) I've seen people show in the Freejump paddock boots and half chaps, the Parlanti half...
  8. Replies
    31
    Views
    1,427

    I was definitely going to suggestion dressage...

    I was definitely going to suggestion dressage tests. When I was working towards a horse trial, I rode that dressage test on every single horse I flatted. It helped them all so much and really shows...
  9. Replies
    52
    Views
    3,789

    Yea, I was going to ad that this is not...

    Yea, I was going to ad that this is not restricted to Europeans OP. I'm surprised no one has mentioned Rich Fellers yet!

    I think seeing perfect equitation with the leg right at the girth with the...
  10. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,792

    I don't think so. I think if you went up to...

    I don't think so. I think if you went up to someone whose horse was for sale, and that sale was being handled by their trainer, they would say something along the lines of "yes he is! His name is...
  11. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,792

    I've seen many people walk up to complete...

    I've seen many people walk up to complete strangers and ask "I just saw your round/saw you go the other day - your horse is lovely. Is s/he available for sale?"

    If the answer is yes, yay! If the...
  12. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,155

    OP, quick question: If you are struggling with...

    OP, quick question:

    If you are struggling with how to tell your friend no she can't ride your new horse without you there, how comfortable are you going to be with telling her to get off if things...
  13. Replies
    40
    Views
    3,141

    A friend did Air BnB and stayed in a bedroom in a...

    A friend did Air BnB and stayed in a bedroom in a condo in a gaited community. Nice place, the guy was never really home but super friendly and not sketchy. It was pretty cheap too - under $100 a...
  14. Replies
    18
    Views
    2,518

    Agreed! To me the biggest alarm isn't his...

    Agreed! To me the biggest alarm isn't his conformation or maintenance, but the price.

    I've seen horses that sound identical sell for six figures (yes, pigeon toe and all.) Doing 3'3'', nice...
  15. Replies
    11
    Views
    611

    Hi SpicyMonarch, As a young professional in...

    Hi SpicyMonarch,

    As a young professional in the equine industry, you might want to refrain from making gossip-y type posts about another's business when I happen to know you have never personally...
  16. Replies
    11
    Views
    611

    What exactly are you looking for? Leg Up Stables...

    What exactly are you looking for? Leg Up Stables in Geneseo has an amazing trainer who specializes in training young horses and retraining horses that have picked up some naughty habits along the...
  17. Replies
    45
    Views
    3,437

    I think it is much more nurture than nature. ...

    I think it is much more nurture than nature.

    I think maybe 75% of the time, a hot forward riding horse is that way because of nurture and not nature.

    I have seen so many horses come to my...
  18. Replies
    9
    Views
    822

    This is pretty standard for anything you want to...

    This is pretty standard for anything you want to resell as ammy/kid friendly over fences, I would think. Both my OTTBs projects, once they were started over fences, routinely jumped with me getting...
  19. Replies
    34
    Views
    3,360

    OP, you never mention whether or not you are...

    OP, you never mention whether or not you are nervous about showing at the bigger height. It is very common for people to show not having jumped the height until they are warming up for a class.
    ...
  20. Replies
    29
    Views
    1,739

    Hunter/jumper riders here popping on over...I did...

    Hunter/jumper riders here popping on over...I did my first event this past summer at Stuart Horse Trials and won my Beginner Novice section. I am so sad that it will be my first and last time...
  21. Replies
    16
    Views
    1,022

    How does it work on the flat if two people draw...

    How does it work on the flat if two people draw the same horse for the same cut?
  22. Replies
    16
    Views
    613

    I guess you didn't read my post? I said the...

    I guess you didn't read my post? I said the location of the chip meant that the vet did not feel that surgery was necessary for him and that in OP's situation I would pass as the horse was lame and...
  23. Replies
    16
    Views
    613

    I just sold a 4 y/o OTTB who had a smooth, small...

    I just sold a 4 y/o OTTB who had a smooth, small bone chip in above his front right fetlock come up on x-rays during PPE. However, he flexed completely sound and the vet felt he was not a candidate...
  24. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,076

    Myself De Breve, as ybiaw mentioned, and Athena...

    Myself De Breve, as ybiaw mentioned, and Athena come to mind for smaller GP horses (Athena winning with Charlie Jayne in the irons, who is over 6ft tall I believe.) Ohlala is 15.2h and Cedric is...
  25. OP is talking about releasing the information...

    OP is talking about releasing the information after it happens.

    So maybe in September you get a report of every show that was tested in July, how many were tested, and why they were tested...
Results 1 to 25 of 250
Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4