Monthly Archives: November 2012

Very Merry Clixmas Challenge!

Clix College have just announced their “Clixmas Challenge” – this is going to be a fun one, and will be lovely to really look back on all we’ve achieved this year 🙂 Christmas is a great time of year to … Continue reading

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Tooth Brushing

I had to brush Maurice’s teeth today but I was tired and irritable and just wanted to get the job done so didn’t make it into a training session.  I went over what we’d done yesterday using c/t but then … Continue reading

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Behaviour Sequence Challenge 1

I’ve been very slack at getting anything done specially for the latest Clix College Challenge: “For this challenge your horse needs to be able to preform a sequence of at least 3 behaviours before getting the click.” So today I … Continue reading

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Around-a-Round-Pen for calm

Today was really windy and there was lots going on around the picadeiro and Frankie was quite anxious in our session today, and did a couple of huge spooks! We used Hannah‘s “Around-a-Round-Pen” to help us both calm down and … Continue reading

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Bits n Bobs / Nov Training Plan

Took Maurice up to the picadeiro today and I think we were both a bit unfocussed.  He wandered off 3 times (from each place he’d gone to on his previous wandering and I’d caught up with him) while I was … Continue reading

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Training Plan November 2012

Just decided on a (hopefully achievable) training plan for this month! FRANKIE Horse Agility: Narrow Gap (park horse in front of barrels 1m apart, handler walks through, horse waits until asked to join handler) Forwards & backwards over pole Walk … Continue reading

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Horse Pilates

This is what I’m planning to be doing with Maurice once the rain stops (or if there’s enough room in the stable). I really want to help him strengthen his back, especially as he tends to hold his head high … Continue reading

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