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  • My horse rocks because......

    Each post should only have one sentence so it's a fun and easy thread. It might even be able to avoid a trainwreck, however, there are no guarantees.

    So, jump in and complete the following sentence:

    "My horse rocks because......"

  • #2
    When I hold up the fly mask, she walks right into it.

    (some of us don't ask for much... Right now, that's me.)
    Founding Member: Spotted Saddlebred Pals Clique


    • Original Poster

      My horse rocks because the typically reactive gal deals well with her Adequan shot from an inexperienced shot-giver (me).

      Disclaimer: There may be multiple peppermints involved.


      • #4
        He's a "point and shoot" kinda guy. He's not going to put himself in danger as long I hang on. We do scary trails and I'f I don't pay attention, then bad things can happen. Because I'm supposed to be the responsible one and beleive me, I don't want that to go bad in a heartbeat. Love this horse.


        • #5
          I couldn't dream of a better, smarter, more willing horse.
          "When life gives you scurvy, make lemonade."


          • #6
            ...he puts up with my riding!!! Which is saying something.
            Tack Cleaning/All-Things-Tack nut
            ~DQ wanna-be~


            • #7
              . . . he's a living stuffed toy who gives Horse Hugs!


              • #8
                ....he attacked someone he thought was a threat to me.
                Kanoe Godby
                See, I was raised by wolves and am really behind the 8-ball on diplomatic issue resolution.


                • #9
                  Originally posted by CDE Driver View Post
                  ....he attacked someone he thought was a threat to me.
                  Wow.. What happened? (Inquiring minds.)
                  Founding Member: Spotted Saddlebred Pals Clique


                  • #10
                    she's low maintenance


                    • #11
                      My horse rocks because....despite my own inadequacies, he takes care of me over the jumps and is happy to be rewarded with an oreo cookie.
                      Proud member of the "Don't rush to kill wildlife" clique!


                      • #12
                        because even though he is a baby he does everything I ask him to do! And he can get out of a locked stall in less than 30 seconds (I have video to prove this).


                        • #13
                          ...because he nickers every time he sees me!
                          Mon Ogon (Mo) and Those Wer the Days (Derby)


                          • #14
                            ...he comes down from the field when I whistle and call his name
                            Barn rat for life


                            • #15
                              because she held her ground when two Border collies charged us and let me shoo them from away the saddle - and could cause me to write world's longest run-on about other examples of the "crazy" OTTB mare I love


                              • #16
                                Originally posted by Sparrowette View Post
                                Wow.. What happened? (Inquiring minds.)
                                In regards to my attack horse...
                                I was walking through the pasture with the excavator that was going to dig a water line. Attack horse (unbeknownst to me) was following us. I turned around to say HI to the horse, tripped and landed on my behind. Nice excavator dude took a couple of steps over to give me a hand up and the Attack Horse pinned his ears, bared his teeth and lunged at the poor guy. He wasn't kidding. Attack Horse came over to me and put his head down and kept nuzzling me. He alternated nuzzling me and glaring at the poor guy.
                                I got up and we continued on our way, but my sweet horse kept a sharp eye on the excavator dude.
                                Kanoe Godby
                                See, I was raised by wolves and am really behind the 8-ball on diplomatic issue resolution.


                                • #17
                                  . . . there's no other horse quite like her sweet, goofy self.


                                  • Original Poster

                                    Originally posted by Sunset Ponies View Post
                                    because even though he is a baby he does everything I ask him to do! And he can get out of a locked stall in less than 30 seconds (I have video to prove this).
                                    Nobody believes you until you post the video.


                                    • #19
                                      because raising this horse made me a better person.

                                      His 20th birthday is today!
                                      The armchair saddler
                                      Politically Pro-Cat


                                      • #20
                                        Originally posted by Sanely Eccentric View Post
                                        Nobody believes you until you post the video.
                                        https://www.facebook.com/mary.laing3 It should be the first thing on my page and I made it public so everyone can see how clever Fella is