2015, what did we do?

My blogging might not have been as good as I wanted it to be. I might try to get better in the new year, but we will see how motivated I am. Here I wanted to give a recap of what we have been trough the past year. Continue reading “2015, what did we do?”

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There goes April

For some reason I haven’t had much time for blogging. I don’t think I’ll try to go through everything we have done, just show it through pictures. (Thats how lazy I am 😉 )

By the end of easter I had another lesson in long reining, Finorio was sligthly more unstable, but also better in some aspects. We just need more training.

Now he can be tied up to the trailer and actually relax in a new place

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Lesson in Long Reining

Yesterday I had my first ever lesson in Long Reining, with Finorio. I have tried to read books and testing stuff out on my own, but I felt it was about time to actually get some guidelines on what to start off with, to actually be able to do it properly.

We started by doing what could seem to be fairly easy, but really isn’t, especially if you are a youngster. Walking around the school, close to the wall and relax. Encourage him to go to the wall with the outside rein, and release once he tries to do just that. Doesn’t matter if he gets to the wall instantly, but understands what is wanted, and tries to do it. It will take some time, but we got nothing but time to get these things right.  Continue reading “Lesson in Long Reining”