55 - Friday

Crystal & Cookie Archive on November 8, 2008, 10:30

Kicked Ami’s ass today.  I put him back in a dressage saddle.  He was a tiny bit pissy about it - he’s cold backed, so I think the extra weight and the weight of me sitting into him…  was something he had to be convinced was the right thing to do.  It had to be done.  I could no longer try and do any sort of collection, sitting or lateral work in a jump saddle.

So at the beginning I sort of galloped him around to get him unstuck.  We were flying around the arena.  It was nice though for him to be in front of my leg for a change.  I put my leg on and he went. 

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