Best Way To Get Horse Back In Shape
Posted 01 August 2008 - 10:54 AM
Posted 01 August 2008 - 07:59 PM
The biggest thing is to take it slow. Walking and trotting up hills is great to get one back into shape. Lots of transitions also help to get the balance back as well as building muscle. I like to pony a lot as well.
Posted 01 August 2008 - 08:22 PM
Proud owner of
Arbens Music: (AKA Abbey) 12 year old Chestnut Sabino Arabian Mare ~ She does everything, and shes good at it too!! Newest thing is barrels, and I acctually think we are going to be competitive in 4-H, we'll never win, but we will probably get a time in the 20's, which is good enough for me.
Mr. District Attourney (AKA Happy) 14 year old ASB Gelding ~ Saddleseat Pleasure, Indiana Saddle-Type Halter Gelding Grand Champion for 2008.
"Good Judgement comes from experience, and alot of that comes from bad judgement." ~ carhartthoney (youtube)
Posted 04 August 2008 - 04:17 PM
Posted 04 August 2008 - 05:56 PM
"...they told me to be myself and myself was nervous."
Posted 05 August 2008 - 06:33 PM
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