A question does anyone have any success minimizing bone oedema lumps on the bone from traumatic injury?
I have a mare i have just bought which hit a gate very hard escaping as a youngster and has large lumps on the front of the canons from this
Just wondering whether splintex gold or DMSO...
I would add another set of reins for hacking out and schooling in (so 3 in total), two reins are easy and you just need to get used to them
Having played polo with 3 reins, mallet and whip, 2 are easy!
If you combine the action you will end up using too much leverage
May be news to many, but Great Britain have a team competing in Sudan all this week
Today the Former US president Jimmy Carter attended to watch the teams, some extra demonstrations were put on to give the ex-president a flavour of the sport!
Honestly - PTS
This will cost the same as rehoming with the Blue Cross (£300), and depending on how he is passported you could send to Potters
If you pass him along he is just going to be a problem for someone else, it looks like you have given him every opportunity at different places and...
I'd like to see dressage competitions with a breaking line between bit and rein and rein so if you use too much force, it snaps and elimination!
Your horse should be working where it is comfortable, therefore a light contact is going to get you a more willing partner. Too much force and you...
I agree it is awful, and sounds like this man has a horrible temper
However as it was on his own private property I don't think there is anything that can be done?
Do you have the equivalent of the RSPCA over there who can take them to court for cruelty, and then would trainer / others...
Depends are you looking at a particular discipline?
You could also go down the path of an experience day
Horse Archery / Trick riding
I'm afraid I am for animal testing if that is what is required to stamp out diseases such as cancer.
Horses are used routinely to produce anti-venom for countries with snake bite issues, as they are good at producing large numbers of antibodies.
If you went to handle any group of barn kept...
I have cheap ebay copies - I quite like them as a bigger footbed than normal which means its harder to loose your stirrup. I wanted them for competing abroad as I decided plastic ones might be dangerous if they snapped, but wanted the low weight.
That said my Flexi plastic royal riders with a...
That would set alarm bells ringing unless she knew you!
I would never let a 3 year old trial with unknown quantities, as I don't want a 'broken' or traumatized horse back
However if you bought a 3 year old as a project and it took the piss, you might be pleased to give it on trial to get shot!