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  1. #1
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    Default A Different Equestrian Competition - Voice Commands Only, No Contact With Horse

    Wow! Think you could get your horse to do this? Starts 15 seconds into the video.

    http://youtu.be/tvaPjTWZsI0
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    It is quite impressive but, lots of screaming... Not sure I would like to do that.
    Last edited by alibi_18; Dec. 14, 2012 at 12:24 PM.


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    Good Brabants!
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    tanks!

    but the poor guy with no tail...


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    Nice looking Brabants.
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    I thought it was neat to see a new generation of handlers. It must take quite some time to perfect!
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    Looks like fun. Loud voice is good for diaphragm training I suppose.



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    awesome! draft horse guys (in any language) are the salt of the earth



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    Cool horses! They were def ready for some heavy pulling!!

    Actually, put some blinders on my horse (so he can't tell I'm NOT carrying a driving whip) and put him in a place without any tempting grass, and I don't think it would be hard to achieve left, right, stop and back by voice. Although I only have one horse not a pair.



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    Poor thing, absoulety no tail at all.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?NR=1&fe...&v=S3rqBemViXk

    Yes, understand why they dock their tails, but this was excessive.
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