Tag Archives: pelvis fracture

Tristan does too much

Note to crippled horse…. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO JUMP CAVALETTI. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO JUMP GROUNDPOLES. IT IS POSSIBLE TO WALK ON A CLOCKWISE CIRCLE. IT IS POSSIBLE TO WALK OVER GROUNDPOLES. IT IS POSSIBLE TO WALK OVER A CAVALETTI … Continue reading

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New cavaletti routine

After you work a certain setup of cavaletti, your horse is going to get used to it – this restricts the improvement of balance and strength as muscles quickly adjust to whatever new work is given to them and then … Continue reading

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general training updates on BG and LG

I took BG on his 30 minute exercise walk. Either all the changes and excitement at the barn have gotten him more animated, or he is feeling better. Hopefully, it’s a bit of both. We went out the upper gate … Continue reading

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Experimenting at the Walk

I am trying to be more creative with the work that I am doing with Big Guy. It’s rather hard because it all needs to be done at a walk and he’s still building himself back from his injury (pelvis … Continue reading

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Big Guy’s illness

That Big Guy has a hairline fracture on his pelvis. The point of trauma caused a hematoma to occur, most likely on a vein than an artery because the later would have bled out. Continue reading

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serious

The medical situation with Big Guy has gotten far more serious, to the point that it could become critical. I had the BO’s┬ávet out this morning and my regular vet, Dr. Cowgirl, is coming out tomorrow to do a further … Continue reading

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