Monthly Archives: March 2013

Impromptu Session

Impromptu session today as I was just going up to check on progress of new channels Andy’s digging in the track to stop it being washed away by the torrential rain and the horses were both looking at me over … Continue reading

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Keeping it Real

I haven’t posted here for a while as I’ve been having some issues with Frankie and made the decision to use negative reinforcement to deal with his behaviour of pulling away from me when walking down the track. It’s been … Continue reading

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Fantastic Frankie

I’m totally in love with my super little horse again Just had two fabulous sessions with him. First we went up the track a little further than the picadeiro and played in some big puddles, c/t for exploring the water … Continue reading

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Puddles can be FUN!

Played with Maurice in the big puddles up the track today. He will normally avoid walking in puddles if at all possible, so with Hannah’s ”trotting is FUN!” in my head I decided that we would make puddles fun!  After … Continue reading

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Pulling Away

Not a planned training session, but just a note to say that yesterday Frankie escaped again – and got ratted out by Maurice again – yesterday.  I put Frankie back in the top gate – he was leading pretty nicely … Continue reading

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