Old Style Horse Jumping

Naturally I am behind nearly everyone in regards to my jumping knowledge, but I just learned something that is so surprising to me that I must share. To give appropriate credit, I just bought “The American Hunter/Jumper Forward Riding System” presented by Bernie Traurig, and this is mentioned in the introduction DVD. I think everyone […]

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Multiple Personality Mare

Really it’s only the two personalities, but multiple sounds better next to mare. Last night I rode in my arena for the first time, and Vintage decided to pull out crazy mare. Crazy mare usually happens when she hasn’t been ridden in a while, and she will become hot and excitable, taking every aid as […]

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Evee, or, When It Isn’t the Right Horse

I got Evee in 2010, straight off the track. I literally went to the track, and bought her from the trainer. At that point, I’d just recently taken up riding again after a few years off, and I thought I was the greatest ever. I’d always dreamed of buying a horse straight off the track, […]

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