As mum decided to abandon me this weekend to go away with dad, I have decided to compile a list of my favourite everyday things! First is my Bizzy bites toy- I LOVE this it is so yummy!!! I just can’t control myself around it, I have tried and tried to bite it but it […]Read more "Egg loves"
I ended my week through a grid of bounces this week. Mum is keen to really get me using my hindquarters when I jump, as I tend to lead from the shoulder- she says I can only get away with this for so long, and as the fences get bigger I need to be using […]Read more "Grid work is the best work!"
I have had a fairly chilled week as mum hasn’t been feeling 100%, on Friday she was really sick, I didn’t think we were going to make it to the show we had planned- but thankfully we did with a little help from dad! I had my fifth water treadmill session this week, and I […]Read more "In sickness and in health"
After last weeks mistakes when going against the clock, we concentrated our training this week on correcting them. Mum set up a pole exercise on Tuesday, it was 5 strides to each pole. She asked me to wait to fit extra strides in, as well as continue to ask for flying changes. I am getting […]Read more "Overcoming mistakes"
I’ve had a very busy week this week! Mum and I practised our grid jumping on Tuesday to try and get me straight, and improve my agility. Mum has her go-to grid which she sets up- we start with a pole to a cross pole, this is set up with 3 yards in between them. […]Read more "A case of four-fault-itus"
So mum bought me a salt lick on Thursday, I never really liked the ones I had at my old yard- mum hung it in my stable, and I wasn’t really interested in it, as suspected. But she asked another girl on the yard to keep an eye on it, as I do have a […]Read more "Not my weekend"
In preparation for the show this weekend mum set up the exercise belowThe black lines are all fences, and the blue dots are jumps wings (Apologies for the basic drawing- mum is no designer!) you can mix it up and put in a double if you like, or have more oxers etc. With our limited […]Read more "Jump off training"