Recent content by hobgoblin

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    Natural Horsemanship Loading experience

    Sounds like yourve cracked it to me, well done
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    Short coupled

    Thanks guys, was starting to doubt myself! He is a meat and compact little horse but I or no one else has ever thought/commented that he was freakishly short backed! IMHO there was some pretty odd judging going on however I guess you pay your money and get their opinion! Lolo, how did Reg get on?
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    Short coupled

    Thanks Faracat, that's what I thought but after getting a small lecture when I said that I didnt think he was, was seriously starting to doubt my own common sense x
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    Short coupled

    Whatvis your definition of short coupled? I'm very confused after taking my 15.1 1/2 hh 3 year old to a show, where I was told he would never be any good under saddle as he is too short coupled?! He wears a 6'3 rug!?!? My 16.2 hh wears a 6'6 ??!? Very, very confused horse owner, I would post...
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    recommend a ....

    Greengaurd muzzles are brill a bit ££ but will do all of the above
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    Recommendations for an instructor in Norfolk

    Pippa Childerhouse, Liza McQuiston, Steve Lockyer are all fab and local to Wymondham PM if you want their contact details :) Welcome to Norfolk (please bring sunshine)
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    Shopping help - Racing Breastgirth for big shoulders

    Gibsons saddlery in Newmarket will be able to sort you out :)
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    PTS and other horses

    After a long and tearful conversation with my vet a few days ago I think that I am going to have my horse pts at the end of the summer :( I'm not 100% certain what to do at the moment but I am now worried about what to do with my other horse on the day, they are incredibly good friends :( I do...
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    Pricing for second hand rugs?

    I've just sold (today) two Rambo duos cleaned and reproofed for £75 each, hope that helps x
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    What do you do with your 3 year olds?

    My 3 yr old is mainly sat in the field! Led out in hand 4-5 times a week and out showing in hand at county level, he will not be sat on until early next year.
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    Rug help please

    I've always used Rambo rugs, up until a couple of years ago when my rugs needed replacing ( they were over 10 years old) I replaced them with premier equine rugs, which I like, however.... They have rubbed their manes terribly, now it could just be that they were in rugs longer but Ive never...
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    Devoucoux saddles, tell me about them...

    I ride my neighbours ptp ers in a devocoux horrible horrible saddle like sitting on a lump of stone much prefer my own Albion m2m
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    What's going on at Houghton?

    I'm going tomorrow, can you get on and off ok? I'm about an hour away and the wether has been dire since 2am this morning when I got home from work. Must have been bad previously as hubby had got the horses in!! which I never thought he would do even if there was an apocalypse or something...
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    Can anyone recommend a clipper repair service?

    ************ are very good I think they specialise in Lister too. I don't have their number to hand but you will easily get it by googling them :)
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    Vaccinations....yes or no after a certain age?

    I've just had my dogs annual vaccinations. My vet said my 12 year old dog does not need vaccinating anymore after this uear