the older i get and longer i have horses the more convinced i am that the horses i have love to work, and want to work and spend time with me,.
after riding them i feel on a high, they too seem very contented, more contented than when they are left just to graze,i see my time riding them as...
missed it due to hair appointment, who won?
did you see phoenix of spain in 2000 guineas?
who do you fancy for the derby?
i thought oh purple reign would have won the second race if it had been longer distance
yes i think some trainers are ``specialists``because breeds of horse can vary greatly.
when you understand a breed or type or even bloodline it helps to find the way of riding and training that horse to bring out the best.
helping the rider to ride a particular type of horse by modifying...
personally i would let nature take its course,and with all mares who have failed to get in foal early in the year i would try july august and even sept in preference to earlier.
with your experience follow your gut
which centre did you use before, was it le merlerault?
i`ve had horses n the past with dodgy feet, usually youngsters, i put them on seaweed, and i am sure people on here will say not to, but by god it works on the feet, does the rest of the horse good too, often the new growth of hoof was obvious in the difference coming down from the top, in 8 weeks
yes well i know that!
they produce acid most of the time, but in response to set feeding times i believe the body anticipates and prepares itself in the same way it knows its night so the body switches off.
i feed mine hay at least 4 times during the day, small amounts to avoid long gaps, or use small holed haynets, slow feeders or put on small areas of grass, i give the most in the evening, and have observed that they seem to go very dopey as it becomes dark and tend be sleeping at lot, if checked...
i have done this this with lots of horses, we always walk youngsters in hand out on the roads with two people so we know they are accustomed to tractors and others hazards, and pick the right moment to hack out alone, know when it is likely to be quiet, not in cool windy day and would lunge...
thats pretty amazing, when a person sees how they are hurting others and changes, however i`ve seen situations also where the bully gets worse and it has ended in physical violence to the victim, in one case where someone was hit on the head with a large hammer, some people do it because they...
full blast of the bottled up unfairness, yes, and hurt and suffering they have caused, expressing the true and authentic emotions to which the victim is fully entitled and letting them be certain you are not going to to endure any more