Im so relieved to know mine isn't the only one! Ive not had him long and was getting concerned Id bought a dud!
I was turning him and trying to avoid letting him go backwards. Im sure we'll get there. :0) x
My only concern about long reining him would be if he spun or backed in to me! He doesn't respect a schooling at all. If I use it on his bum he just either goes backwards even more or kicks out double barrel!
He's 11 and finished racing in 2008 and hasn't really done much since! We've pretty much nailed the dressage and jumping him at home, he was fine. It was his first outing jumping, maybe I should have gone alone?
Im taking him over to my trainers tomorrow on his own, so will see what happens...
I took my ex racehorse show jump schooling the other evening and it would seem he would rather run backwards than jump the fence!
He started off extremely nappy towards the other horse I was with, then he went lovely, then started running out and backwards again!
Anyone else had...
Has anyone else has a horse with this condition?
My horse was diagnosed just over two years ago and we've managed to keep it under control for a good while, but now we
cant keep him sound :0(
Hes back off to the vets tomorrow and Im felling very nervous. I had to retire him completely a...
This is great to hear :0) Ive been uming and aring all weekend weather to get one or not and after an awful time show jumping Friday and yesterday, I think its time to give it a try! The problem I have is my horse is very strong jumping and just rushes and I cant hold him. Ive been jumping...