Monthly Archives: June 2009

O Ring Twisted Snaffel

I bought my thoroughbred horse from a lady that use to play polocrosse with him and  i broke my ankle playing polocrosse and now I am retraining him for English pleasure and western pleasure and i am using a O Ring Twisted snaffel bit which is helping him calm down alot . He use to…

2008 County Profit 17″ MW Saddle for sale

2008 – County Profit 17″ MW Tree, Skid Row Panels, Thigh and Knee Blocks, Chocolate Brown in color. Beautiful saddle barely used. Love, love, love this saddle. However, changing horses forces sale of this gem. Hard to find saddle. If interested will supply photos. Sale of saddle is needed ASAP. Asking $2395.00 OBO Contact me…

Michigan Volunteers Needed

The Michigan All Morgan is looking for a few good people to help out at this year’s show.  Let me know if you might have some free time to work a gate or clerk with the announcer.  You’ll meet many new people and get to watch top competition. Jennifer cvida@frontiernet.net

Western Pleasure Morgan

Gentleman’s Pure Copper aka Tempo is a great all around horse. He does all riding disciplines very well and is a very easy keeper. He really enjoys Western Pleasure. That is his forte. He has never been shown on the Morgan Circuit, but has shown again horses that have, and he has placed first. He…

Transforming a Saddleseat Horse into a Hunter

We all know that the hunter pleasure divison has seen a huge boom in entries and has become very popular among exhibitors and spectators.  Today we see a lot of saddle seat horses switch disciplines and go into the hunter pleasure division.  A lot of them do so very successfully. I was wondering what trainers…

Classic Pleasure

This is a question that i have been thinking about a lot… If Classis Pleasure is only for amateurs, why do open and junior classic championships strip? I know that it is required that Open and Junior Horse Championships are required to strip, and Ladies, Amateur, and Junior Exibitor do not. So since classic is…

Futurity Horse Farms

Hi Everybody! I have heard that the “Futurity Farm” in california is up and running again. Is this the same Futurity Farm that dispersed all of it’s Morgans back in the 90′s?  Sorry for being a lamebrain I was  just curious considering I have a Futurity bred mare. Plus I may be heading up that way…

Breeding Program For Sale

Due to unforseen circumstances, I am selling my best horses.  2-year old Trophy/Noble Flair stud colt – beautiful.  Won his weanling amateur class.  TRB Vantaggio (Bonnie Lee Future Flaire x Hollybrook Skye Blue).  Ready to start in long lines and start saddle work this winter.  He has hit 15 hands and still growing.  VERY cute…

shively 2000 equitation seat

havana brown pigskin impression 19″ adjustable bar saddle in great shape $750

Asking Judges…

What is everyone’s take on asking judges about your performance? As a Jr. Ex. showing pleasure and equitation, I like to ask the judges what he/she liked/didnt like/ and what i could improve on my performance. Do you think this is appropriate? Some judges have been happy to answer my questions and even look through…