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  • Introduction :)

    Hi! I've lurked for a while but I finally decided to join. I'm a female college student and my horse is a 7 year old dutch riding pony named Vito. We've done dressage for about a year now, I've owned him for 3. He is the love of my life!
    Not sure what else really to say! We did training level last year, and are hoping to move up to 1st and some 2nd this year. I can't wait to get to 3rd level, though!!

    Here are some pictures of him
    every once in a while, we jump...this is our 1st and only time going xc!
    hes a sweetie

    sorry thats so many pictures, i love to show him off!!
    Anyways, thats all!!

  • #2
    Welcome to you and Vito! Oh he is lovely!! Gorgeous coloring....and his facial expressions are beautiful

    Look forward to hearing more about your experiences...and fun in 1st and 2nd level this coming year!
    Green Cove Springs, FL


    • #3
      Hello and welcome to you and Vito!!! You make a beautiful pair and I can see why you are so crazy about him! I wish you the best in your endevors and hope you will treat us with photos of your progress!!
      "Success comes in cans, not in cannots!"


      • #4
        Welcome !

        Your horse seems lovely !

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        • #5
          Welcome! Your pony is spectacular and you two make a lovely pair!
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          • #6
            I love your pony and you look like a super rider. Welcome!


            • #7
              Thanks guys!!! I am sure I will be posting pictures whenever I have a photographer to capture the moment!!


              • #8
                He is adorable!!! Good luck at 1st and 2nd level.


                • #9
                  What a terrific pony! I think he wants you to take him jumping some more.
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                  • #10
                    CUTE pony! Did you prechance show him at the LOL show in Raleigh this past September? He looks a lot like a pony I saw showing there.


                    • #11
                      What a lovely, lovely boy! Super cute!
                      In my opinion, a horse is the animal to have. 1300 pounds of raw muscle, power, grace, and sweat between your legs - it's something you just can't get from a pet hamster.


                      • #12
                        You guys look great!! Vito is gorgeous and it seems like he's having a blast jumping, you guys should definitely get out on the XC course more often. You'll get sucked in!
                        Every one of them had that look of a girl infatuated with horses, the happy, fated look of a passenger setting sail on the Titanic.


                        • #13

                          I'm new to the forum too... I like all the information I gain from reading the threads!

                          Your pony is GORGEOUS!!! You look like a very talented rider!


                          • #14
                            Welcome and loved looking at your pictures! Very nice pair!! Good luck in moving up in the levels!
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                            • #15
                              Hi there.What a lovely pair you make. I look foward to seeing your progress.


                              • #16
                                Really lovely pony and your jumping looks super - if they are sound for it, they love to have something different to do, and you are a lovely rider.

                                Congratulations on your accomplishments and hope to see more of your efforts this coming year.

                                I'm just starting dressage, and will be tryng out showing training this year. Nice to see someone doing so well and moving up in their training.
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                                • #17
                                  Welcome to the forum, and lovely lovely horse!
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                                  • #18
                                    Methinks he secretly wants to be an eventer. You can come to the dark side, no one is looking!
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                                    • #19
                                      What a lovely boy he is and what a jump he has!
                                      You two look perfect together. Welcome to the board, we are glad to have you and Vito.
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                                      • #20
                                        Thanks for all the compliments you guys!!! I love him a lot

                                        hehe and to whoever said he wants to be an eventer, I think so too! However I am slowly but surely getting the dressage bug. I am hoping though to go to one event this summer with him, just for fun!