Probably Sounds Pretty Lame Right? Well, considering that I have only walked and trotted. With a few steps of canter here and there since I got hurt, I never would have expected I would stay on if my horse bucked. I did though! Sunday Funday A group of us at the barn were playing mounted … Continue reading My Horse Bucked And I Didn’t Fall Off!
You May Remember Finny From A Post Before I posted about him a while back and how he was misbehaving. Acting a fool and bucking. Well he got over that, thank goodness. Since then though he was intermittently unsound for a month or two. Until recently, when he has been unsound all the time. The … Continue reading Finny’s Feet
Good Days And Bad Days With Horses Good days and bad days come with the territory when it comes to horseback riding and life with horses. It is only natural that sometimes when you are trying to ride an animal that weighs a thousand pounds and doesn’t speak your language that things may get a … Continue reading Bad Lessons Teach Us The Best Lessons!
Post About Finn I wrote a post a few days ago about Finnigan. His soundness, behavior and how he has been since we started him on Cosequin as a joint supplement a few months ago. The day I wrote that post, I was fighting with youtube and couldn’t get the videos uploaded. Luckily, I have … Continue reading Grumpy Finnigan- Follow Up To Old Man Finny Update
A Few Weeks On The Supplement I posted about my decision to start Finn on a joint supplement, and that I had chosen Cosequin for him. He has been on it for a few weeks now. I wanted to post an update on how he seems to be doing. He had started being stiff and … Continue reading Old Man Finn Update
Finny Is Showing His Age My horse Finnigan is in his early twenties. Over the last few months, he has been showing his age. He has shown more signs of stiffness. Some days he looks like he is short striding on both front feet. It sort of seemed to come on all of a sudden, … Continue reading Cosequin For Horses
Yesterday We Analyzed The Photo, Today We Discuss How To Improve! Amelia and Finn are definitely a nice pair. Nobody is perfect though, horse or rider. So let’s talk about what Amelia can work on. Eyes Yesterday I mentioned how well Amelia had her eyes up looking where she was going. She has always been … Continue reading Amelia and Finn- Part 2