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Re: Winter League 2016/17

:hurray: I only watched Ali and Sky so far but I will watch Nicky and G later. What a lovely class. Sky is hilarious -she is getting really light and she obviously understands the aids from the cordeo perfectly but sometimes she chooses not to bother :xmaslaugh:
by spottygiraffe
Fri Dec 16, 2016 6:53 pm
 
Forum: Interdressage
Topic: Winter League 2016/17
Replies: 13
Views: 282

Re: Should you?

They don't care if they are ridden or not. Yes they need exercise but it can be in any form. If they just hang out in the field than they don't even need muscles, but having tone and flexibility will help them as they age. I find that mine go really feral if I don't do anything with them, so they ne...
by spottygiraffe
Tue Dec 13, 2016 8:32 pm
 
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Should you?
Replies: 6
Views: 209

Re: The non ridden horse

I was talking to Angus about this only yesterday. He suddenly had a moment of clarity and asked "Do you not ride the horses any more because it's not vegan?'. It is more complex than that, but he is essentially right. I do have to question whether it is right or not. I am sure that they enjoy l...
by spottygiraffe
Tue Dec 13, 2016 8:25 pm
 
Forum: Discussion
Topic: The non ridden horse
Replies: 18
Views: 342

Re: abscesses

It is loads better :hurray: Doesn't look like a healthy hoof but the healing is amazing. Onwards and upwards!
by spottygiraffe
Tue Dec 13, 2016 8:20 pm
 
Forum: Feet
Topic: abscesses
Replies: 58
Views: 747

Re: Do horses really need a herd leader?

Page not loading for me :-( But random thoughts from just having read the question.... In the Uk I am pretty sure that there was no herd as such in my last livery yard. It was huge -30 mares and 30 geldings, who were turned out separately in 2 huge paddocks of about 3 ha each. The way it seemed was ...
by spottygiraffe
Tue Dec 13, 2016 8:16 pm
 
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Do horses really need a herd leader?
Replies: 7
Views: 271

Re: Christmas Clinic

This is very exciting! Can't wait to hear the report on how it all goes....
by spottygiraffe
Tue Dec 13, 2016 8:11 pm
 
Forum: Horseback Archery
Topic: Christmas Clinic
Replies: 28
Views: 485

Re: Yellow Horse and Little White Horse

littlewhitehorse wrote:from where I have a naughty wild canter with both girls up the hill to home.

How much do I love this!!! A naughty wild canter :lol: Naughty but nice.

So did Dan make a cake then?
by spottygiraffe
Tue Dec 06, 2016 7:04 pm
 
Forum: Blogs
Topic: Yellow Horse and Little White Horse
Replies: 412
Views: 6769

Re: Chevalblanc's Chevaux

Lovely to be able to film it bridleless. I'm sure Trudi won't be laughing! I agree with Sheila's comments about the photo, it's lovely.
by spottygiraffe
Tue Dec 06, 2016 7:00 pm
 
Forum: Blogs
Topic: Chevalblanc's Chevaux
Replies: 681
Views: 10903

Re: Tiky de la Couture journey

Micro hacks! I love it. I used to do that with Izzie and just go round the house sometimes so she would go out of sight of the others very briefly :lol:

We have some gorgeous robins at the moment too :tree: And FABULOUS weather.
by spottygiraffe
Tue Dec 06, 2016 6:58 pm
 
Forum: Blogs
Topic: Tiky de la Couture journey
Replies: 462
Views: 5590

Re: Christmas Clinic

How exciting! Have you got any of their horses in mind as potential superstars? :joust:
by spottygiraffe
Tue Dec 06, 2016 6:56 pm
 
Forum: Horseback Archery
Topic: Christmas Clinic
Replies: 28
Views: 485
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