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Christmas Came Early!!!!

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  • Christmas Came Early!!!!

    Today I got a horse for Christmas!!!! I have had two ponies. I still have my large pony and now a horse too!!! She is a jumper!!! I've wanted this mare ever since she came down from my trainer's breeding farm up north! She was imported from Argentina and had two babies. I was riding her a lot and just realized wow this reaalllly is the horse for me! My parents agreed (without me knowing..) and hid the fact they were buying her. She won a class by 7 sec in an indoor ring out of 50+ horses and is only 15.2! She loves her job!!!

    me getting her:

    jumping her:

    my trainer jumping her in the .95 at a show:

    Luckiest girl in the world??? I think so!!!
    If your horse says no, you either asked the wrong question or asked the question wrong.

  • #2

    your pictures aren't set up for viewing by the general Facebook public.
    Nevertheless, she persisted.


    • #3
      It says content not found? But anyhoo......

      Congratulations & Merry Christmas to you and your new horse


      • Original Poster

        try these

        oops sorry!!
        try these:


        If your horse says no, you either asked the wrong question or asked the question wrong.


        • #5
          LOVELY MARE...love her jumping style!



          • #6
            Huge congrats and thanks for sharing the pictures!!

            Ofrenda is the lucky girl and I can't wait to see you two turning and burning in the ring!!

            Merry Christmas!


            • Original Poster

              Tuckawayfarms I'm soooo happy!!! More pics on fb! I look forward to showing her!!! It was a very cheery day at accolade farms today!!!! Can't wait to see you week 2!!!
              If your horse says no, you either asked the wrong question or asked the question wrong.


              • #8
                That's wonderful! So happy for you!
                If thou hast a sorrow, tell it not to the arrow, tell it to thy saddlebow, and ride on, singing. -- King Alfred the Great


                • #9
                  Super cute! Look at that jump- someone loves her job!

                  Henry (House of Fortuny) 7 yr old OTTB


                  • #10
                    [QUOTE=Hunter'N'Jumper;5299450Luckiest girl in the world??? I think so!!![/QUOTE]

                    I would agree! Congratulations!


                    • #11
                      The 2 foot clearance over the fence in the second jumping picture made me giggle. Have a wonderful time with her. Happy Xmas.
                      I tolerate all kinds of animal idiosyncrasies.
                      I've found that I don't tolerate people idiosyncrasies as well. - Casey09


                      • #12
                        she does love to jump! Congrats and Merry Christmas gorgeous horse


                        • #13
                          What a Christmas present! No wonder you are beaming.

                          What a lovely mare and a talented jumper.

                          It gives pause and humbles you to be so lucky, doesn't it.


                          • #14
                            Congrats! Lovely mare. I can see why you are so happy!


                            • Original Poster

                              Thanks y'all! I'm still sooo surprised!!! My mom and dad had been telling me that no no no we cant buy her until my pony sells.. etc. Ofrenda truly loves her job and is always looking for the next jump! I'm soo thankful for getting her and I know she is going to teach me A LOT. Merry Christmas!
                              If your horse says no, you either asked the wrong question or asked the question wrong.


                              • #16
                                Congrats! She's gorgeous!


                                • #17
                                  Congratulations! I love how happy you look, and she is just darling!
                                  They're small hearts.


                                  • #18
                                    Congratulations! She is beautiful!
                                    "The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits." Albert Einstein



                                    • Original Poster

                                      Thanks here is a video I made: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G3Z6IDMe04o
                                      my trainer is the one who is riding her in the video in the 1.15 in atlanta. Im sooo happy still and blessed!
                                      If your horse says no, you either asked the wrong question or asked the question wrong.


                                      • #20
                                        Originally posted by Hunter'N'Jumper View Post
                                        Thanks here is a video I made: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G3Z6IDMe04o
                                        my trainer is the one who is riding her in the video in the 1.15 in atlanta. Im sooo happy still and blessed!
                                        Aww, that vid made me smileEnjoy her!


                                        Patience and Consistency are Your Friends