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Jumping Video With a Happy Ending

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  • Jumping Video With a Happy Ending

    This is just silly at the end. The roll top jump is pretty cute though.

    Next weekend is his first horse show. Hopefully we wont get rained out! We'll be doing the 2'6" Hunters.

    Stoneybrook Farm Afton TN

  • #2
    he's adorable!!!
    Monty & Theo http://community.webshots.com/album/...tneese?start=0



    • #3
      Roll top looks FABULOUS! Love the snack at the end. Super horse.


      • #4


        • #5
          Count me in as part of the Dodger fan club. Adorable horsey.
          F O.B
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          • Original Poster

            Originally posted by Gry2Yng View Post
            Love the snack at the end.
            He's not one to ever miss a meal. He's a good eater. LOL
            Stoneybrook Farm Afton TN


            • #7
              So adorable! You do such an amazing job with your horses


              • #8
                He looks great, TR! I have to admit that my favorite part is the last few seconds. I can't let Socks see it or she'll never let me live down the fact that there's no accessible food around my arena
                Flying F Sport Horses
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                • #9
                  I thought he deserved a snack after that good roll top.
                  A proud friend of bar.ka.


                  • #10
                    Your horses always look so happy and well-schooled, TR! He's great.


                    • Original Poster

                      I think he needs a stuff animal modeled after him. He's so fat and cute and cuddly.
                      Stoneybrook Farm Afton TN


                      • #12
                        he's adorable!!! please please please post videos of the show!
                        Different flavors of crazy, but totally NUTS. You know its true. - GreyHunterHorse



                        • #13
                          Originally posted by blackcat95 View Post
                          he's adorable!!! please please please post videos of the show!
                          I second that!!!

                          TR - I love watching video's of your beautiful horses!!! Dodger looked really cute over the rolltop!!!


                          • #14
                            Love that boy
                            ~*Friend of bar.ka*~


                            • #15
                              I love watching you go with your horses! Yay! Can't wait for mine to grow up a little bit so I can start her! Good luck at your horse show!


                              • #16
                                The snack at the end made the whole course, too cute!
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                                • #17
                                  Here ya go


                                  I'll mess with it more on my Mac when I get home tonight -
                                  I love watching your videos, wish you were closer to me, I'd send my mare to you!
                                  Friend of bar.ka!
                                  Originally posted by MHM
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                                  "There's correct, and then there's correct. If you're almost correct, that means you're wrong."


                                  • Original Poster

                                    TidyDodger! How cute is that?!!! You'll have to email me the picture when you've worked on it some.

                                    I'm going to paint the roll top this week. It used to have red outdoor carpeting on it.

                                    I think I'm going to paint "Stoneybrook Farm" on it in bubble letters and add 70s hippie type big flowers all over it. That ought to be cute!
                                    Stoneybrook Farm Afton TN


                                    • #19
                                      LOVE. Very nice horse with such a great attitude!


                                      • #20
                                        Cuteness! and I think it's nice to let a youngster have a snack when he's being good.

                                        BUT, can I give you constructive comments? I would LOVE to see you get out of the horse's mouth - you are balancing on your hands - let GO of the reins a little by pushing your hands forward and LET the horse stretch his neck out and down - even before the jump - let him use his back. You are holding his head up and he hollows out at every jump, even at the cavelettis. As my trainer says, "let him put his nose on it" - when they do that, they use their back and neck even at the small jumps.

                                        You're already riding this one too jumpery, and he will learn how to use himself better if you LET GO, even if the distance is tight, let the horse figure out how to back himself up - will make him a waaayyy better horse later, regardless of what ring he goes in!