Some people like ’em thic. Others prefer long and lean..
Maybe our preference for body type is subconsciously based more in a preference for temperament type than build. More than we realize at least.
Studies in cattle have long since shown that the size of bone directly correlates to temperament. The smaller the bone the higher strung the cattle. Thicker bone shows quieter cattle.
That same thing can be see when we look at horses. An easy comparison is draft horse to…Continue
Added by Noche Miller on August 31, 2022 at 11:31am — No Comments
A Good Cushion Can Help
I got to try my new ThinLine shock absorbing pad on MJ during my lesson on Wednesday.
Addison helped me groom MJ and tack him up until Debbie drove up. We put MJ's Fenwick Western pad on first with the ThinLine+ Contour pad on top of it, then the saddle. I had brought out a longer girth just in case…Continue
Added by Jackie Cochran on August 20, 2022 at 10:56am — No Comments
Time for a Change
Sorry I've been gone for a while. NOTHING much was happening, sometimes the weather did not cooperate with my riding, Shannon had health problems, and sometimes my gut was not happy with the world. MJ has decided that his old method of making his back as hard as concrete is the way to go in the riding ring.…Continue
Added by Jackie Cochran on August 13, 2022 at 10:23am — No Comments
Added by Noche Miller on August 3, 2022 at 9:37am — No Comments