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How many people out there are all for bringing slaughter back into our country? There are so many horses out there starving or being hauled in semi trailers to Canada and Mexico. Don't the anti-slaughter people see that what went into effect is even more of a cruelty to the horses than slaughter? I just want to know if there is anyone else out there that gets really angry at this reality.
ok, my parents make me wear a helmet any time i am on the back of a horse, about 4 months ago (b4 aspen got hurt) one of my parents friends was riding a very very green broke horse, and got thrown, and the horse was running free in an open area with all the tack on, so i hoped on my horse aspen (bareback and only with a hlater and lead rope) and galloped towards the horse, after about an hour of pretty much cutting and running around like a mad man a caught the horse (all the while without a helmet) well my parents are'nt budging, even tho i have proved i am a good rider (i am the only one in the family who even knows how to ride) who do you think is right?? i wear a helmet when i jump and tuff but i think if i am just palying around that i should be aloud to not wear one, your opinions?
I have a horse that likes to go in the tree areas at my house. My dad said that she will get her blanket caught on a tree and freak out and hurt herself.. Is it a good idea to keep a blanket on her? I told him the blanket is tight enough that it would get caught but i could be wrong what should i do?? Thanks
Has anyone bought a Mondega saddle before, the Conquiste model in particular? I am looking into that saddle, as I need something around that price range, with an interchangeable gullet system, but still want a nice soft calf skin seat, and knee rolls (so a wintec is out of the question). All I know about the Mondega's is that they're made in the same factory as the Pessoa saddles, and that they are very comfortable. Does anyone have experience with these saddles? This saddle can be seen on Greenhawks website.
What would you do with this scenario: You are talking to someone while holding your horse. Your horse keeps nudging you. You would: a) ignore the horse, hoping he/she will quit. b) turn and pet him/her because he/she is just being friendly or loving. c) give him/her a treat you have in your pocket. d) let your arm have a spasm and bump him/her with your elbow. e) make the horse back up.