Izzy

Mar 15, 2010 |
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VERY GOOD GIRL. Worked on changing direction, transitions, halt/stand. Introduced drag. Let her follow it, touching all over. Hooked to drag, Lead around. Very good girl, waited for me and listened very well. Ground drove hooked to drag, worked on walking, halting, turning direction. reaction was very good.

Mar 14, 2010 |
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Worked on steady forward gaits, relaxing, transitions turning, (using bit pressure) smoothly. Worked with both side poles again. Very good day. Also worked on standing in cross ties, (not dancing around) and being patient.

Mar 11, 2010 |
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Worked with both side poles on the ground lines. Very good day. Worked on steady smooth gaits, following rein aids, smooth balanced transitions, turns and halts. Also worked on standing and not fidgeting.

Mar 11, 2010 |
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Worked on the ground lines. Worked on walking, changing direction smoothly, halt/stand. Introduced side poles. At first she wanted to keep turning to look at them but quickly figured out her job was to stand. Ground drove with left pole then right pole, then both. Very good girl

Mar 11, 2010 |
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Worked more on standing, transitions and turning /stopping with voice commands and bit pressure without resistance. Again getting better.

Mar 11, 2010 |
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Worked on transitions, ground driving from behind without her trying to turn around or back up. Got better throughout session.

Mar 5, 2010 |
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Worked on transitions, turning and halt.

Mar 2, 2010 |
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Worked in bridle, on transitions, changing direction, halt/stand.  Worked again with other horses, her focus is getting better and she is seeming to want to please/understand more. Good girl

Feb 28, 2010 |
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Worked a lot on halting/standing (not backing up or ignoring) Also worked again with other horses in arena. She is getting better everyday.

Feb 28, 2010 |
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Worked on relaxing and paying attention, even with two or three other horses in the arena. It was hard for her, but she got through it and figured out she needs to pay attention and do what is asked of her. We worked on transitions, promptness, steady gaits, paying attention and halt/STANDING

Feb 28, 2010 |
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Worked in harness on transitions, changing directions, moving forward and halting (without moving backwards)

Feb 24, 2010 |
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fit a harness to her and started getting her used to nose pressure (before bit) and also getting used to the lines and things dragging behind and beside her. Also getting her used to the breeching and breast collar. At first she was less than thrilled, she bucked and scooted along, but she quickly settled … read more

Feb 23, 2010 |
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Izzy is a three year old Connemara mare owned by Deborah Clinch of Colo, Iowa.  Deb wants Izzy to learn some manners among other horses and humans and get her started on ground work.  Izzy’s Training Logs