Category Archives: How To Participate

Filtered Comments

Hey folks, I have a built in spam filter for comments that does catch a lot of goofy things. I don’t get any sort of email notification when a comment is filtered as spam and most of what it catches is junk. But I just went in and checked it and noticed quite a few…

Posting Guidelines

Hey folks, I want to start off with extending a BIG thanks to those of you who participate in discussion on this site.  Any of you who know much about me know that I’m just a little podunk, 2-horse operation with little to contribute to a Morgan show forum.  So I really appreciate those of…

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…

How To Show a Morgan in Western Showmanship

Hello Morgan World!!!   I’m kind of new to this Above Level thing.  I have a 15 year old Morgan mare who is my world.  Recently she has become a showmanship master.  I always use to show her showmanship in Saddleseat attire, but I’m thinking her Saddleseat days are becoming numbered.  I want to switch her…

Reminder

Hey folks, I just want to remind all viewers and posters on this blog that it’s purpose is as a Morgan Horse Show blog. Retailers and other equine businesses are welcome to advertise on this site, but posting an advertisement to the blogroll is not acceptable. This will be considered spam and will be deleted….

What Classes Would YOU Enter?

I have gone to a lot of open shows recently and there is a lot of variety of classes so I was wondering what classes people would find interesting that we dont have now at the morgan A rated shows. These are a few that I have competed in and enjoyed: Ranch Horse Trail Halter- Western (I…

A Word from AMHA Youth Council President

Hello all Morgan enthusiasts! My name is Caralee Conklin, and I am currently the President of the AMHA Youth Council. The AMHA is an international organization of young people who have a common interest in the Morgan horse, America’s oldest breed. With youth members in the United States, Canada, and all over the world, AMHAY offers…

Commenting on Posts

I just wanted to let you all know of a change that we have made on the blog regarding commenting. Due to the number of people that are commenting under “anonymous” or variations thereof, we are now requiring people be a registered user in order to write a comment on any of the posts. I…

How to “Introduce” Yourselves

It is great to see people starting introduce themselves on the Forums. I hope some new friendships are made through this and the PM feature. One thing that might help keep it rolling and make it easier for people to use is to use the “Add Topic” button to write your introduction. Believe me, I…

Our New Features and Changes

I again want to thank everybody for all the great support AboveLevel.com has received. It is overwhelming and very much appreciated. The discussion has been informative and relatively civil. It does seem that the vast majority of you have taken the view of “agreeing to disagree” and welcome all the different view points. I want…