Quite often the police will get certain people/family members to make a public appeal for a reason. They will have watched every facial expression, body movement and each word. There is a reason why they got the step grandfather to do a public appeal :(
Does JanetGeorge need to advertise? I doubt it.
I enjoy watching JG's videos and reading her posts as with alot of other posters on here. JG's horses are a credit to her and her staff. Even if this thread hadn't been posted, her yard would have been my first port of call if I was ever to...
I stopped riding a couple of months ago when I sold my mare. After a few bad experiences with equestrian people, I can't see me ever bothering again. I don't post here anymore either but do read every now and then.
Depo - contraception ;) used for humans too.
Have you spoken to your vet about the timing of the injection? With her season starting the day after the jab, it might have been too late for this season but may work for the next? Or I might be talking a load of rubbish :D
I had that problem at a yard I was at. The only thing keeping my mare in was a strand of white tape and the YO kept complaining that she was breaking through. Well she will if there's no electric going through it - doh!
What does the YO say about it?
Agree with everyone else, don't panic and don't put too much pressure on yourself.
Riding a schoolmaster/mistress is a great idea. I did that when I lost my confidence totally last year, it gave me the confidence in my riding to get back on my mare (even though it wasn't her who lobbed me...
Sorry to hear that :(
Do you know what causes the spooking? Or what caused the bolt? Has your instructor ridden him?
I would go back to ground work, build your trust in him and also cut out any hard feed if he's getting any.
Take your time getting back on. Make sure you have someone...
It really does vary from area to area. It might be best if you let people know roughly where you are (county).
My yard charges £60 for:
Turn out/bring in
All rug changes
Rug/numnah/boots washed (turnouts reproofed too)
Outdoor school with...
People are entitled to change their minds :confused:
It always puzzles me when people selling horses take it so personally. If the person had organised a vetting, paid a deposit and simply changed their minds without a good reason, then yes, that's time wasting. But all they did was come...
I've taken a few breaks. First one was around 24yrs old, I started again after having my eldest daughter, had a small break after having my youngest but the longest was from 24yrs old to 35 yrs old.
I've just sold my mare, we were totally unsuited and fully intend to have another break as my...
I would love to ride on my own. I've just sold my mare who wouldn't hack out alone and am on the look out for something that will hack alone.
I like riding out with people but also like to go out on my own. A few do it at my yard.
I hope your stock is more settled tonight OP and that the injured horse isn't in too much discomfort.
I think it was incredibly thoughtful of you to put lighting on to make the stiles easier to see. I hope the organisers take note of your complaint and realise that this isn't about who's...
An Albion K2 GP but no horse to put it on anymore :o
I'm hanging onto it as saddles aren't selling at the moment and it's less than a year old in immaculate condition and you never know! My horse doesn't go to her new home for another few days and I'm already thinking of contacting Janet...