Sunday, November 17, 2013

Riding Suri again

Today I rode Suri again. It has been almost 8 months since I rode her. She was on maternity leave and of course got lots of attention but no riding. Now that Tally (her colt) was weaned yesterday I decided to get on an ride for a short while. I only rode about 15 minutes. The best thing is that we just picked up again where we were beginning of the year. I rode her with the barebackpad, I prefer that over my saddle even though it is a nice saddle. Suri was great, so calm and remembered everything!
We did our figure 8 and side passes and just some nice trotting and walking in the arena.
I am so proud of my horse! she seems to pass this lovely temperament on to her foals which is great!

She has quite a large udder because Tally is not drinking anymore. If anyone has tips on this, please let me know. I reduced her hard feed but don't know what else I can do to ease this for her. Luckily it does not seem to bother her at the moment.

Here some pictures and a very short film (accidentaly hit the film button) of our riding session today.


  1. Suri is looking good Jessica! Must be nice to be riding her again! What a great girl to pick up from where you left off! : )

  2. That's wonderful! It must have been nice to be back riding your old friend!

  3. You two are looking great, and it is fantastic that she will just start up right where you left off! What a beautiful animal she is.


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