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Pomona

Grade

16 hands
1200 lbs.
Ready for Adoption
No
Color
Palomino
Training Status
Training
Ground Hours
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Riding Hours
0 hours
AM Feed
PM Feed
Special Needs

CREDENTIALS

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Feed
Catch
GHQ
GFQ
Lead
Back
Send
Blanket
Tie
Farrier
Trailer
Vet
2 Line
Saddle
Mount
HQ
FQ
GBack
Walk
W/T
Trot
T/L
Lope/Canter
Bonus

LATEST LOG ENTRY

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03/06/2021 03:37

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02/06/2021 08:23

Mount and Dismount several times during a session: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to mount and dismount the horse several times during a session. At the start of the ride, several times during the ride, and at the end of the ride.

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02/06/2021 08:22

Mount from Mounting Block: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to mount the horse from the mounting block, put both feet in the stirrups, and the horse is able to stand still while you are in the saddle, without tension on the reins.

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02/06/2021 08:22

Lower Head from Mounting Block: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you log an activity for lowering the horses head from the mounting block. Horse should stay still once you move him into position and throughout this exercises. Your feet should never have to leave the mounting block.

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02/06/2021 08:22

Rock Saddle Back and Forth - From Mounting Block: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you log an activity for a horse that is able to find a comfortable and balanced place to stand after you rock the saddle back and forth from the mounting block, as if to throw him off balance, but the horse actually becomes more stable.

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02/06/2021 08:21

Trot Horse around Mounting Block - Right: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to stand on the mounting block and have the horse trot around you for at least one lap to the right, then bring him up and rub him at least on the nose. All without you having to move your feet from the mounting block.

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02/06/2021 08:21

Trot Horse around Mounting Block - Left: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to stand on the mounting block and have the horse trot around you for at least one lap to the left, then bring him up and rub him at least on the nose. All without you having to move your feet from the mounting block.

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02/06/2021 08:21

Rub Horse on Nose from Mounting Block: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you log an activity for standing on the mounting block and leading the horse up to you (without moving your feet) to rub the horse on the nose.

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02/06/2021 08:20

Dismount to the Ground - Left Side: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to log an activity where you dismounted to the ground on the left side of the horse, while the reins had no tension in them, and the horse stood still.

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02/06/2021 08:19

Mount from Ground on Left Side: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to mount the horse from the ground on the left side, put both feet in the stirrups, all while the horse is able to stand still without tension on the reins.

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02/06/2021 08:19

Hip in Saddle to HQ Yield to Hip in Saddle - Right: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to mount and place your hip in the saddle from the right side of the horse, rub the horse, dismount, yield the horses HQ, rock his weight back and forth to help him get stable and balanced, then remount and place your hip in the saddle and rub the horse all over.

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02/06/2021 08:19

Left Hip in Saddle: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to log an activity for a horse where he stands still while you mount by moving from the right shoulder to the saddle, and place your left hip in the saddle. All while keeping a hand on the right rein. The rein should be loose to allow drift, but not so long that you couldn't help the horse if needed.

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02/06/2021 08:19

Rock the Saddle Back and Forth - Right: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you log an activity for a horse that is able to find a comfortable and balanced place to stand after you rock the saddle back and forth from the left side, as if to throw him off balance, but the horse actually becomes more stable.

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02/06/2021 08:18

Hip in Saddle to HQ Yield to Hip in Saddle - Left: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to mount and place your hip in the saddle from the left side of the horse, rub the horse, dismount, yield the horses HQ, rock his weight back and forth to help him get stable and balanced, then remount and place your hip in the saddle and rub the horse all over.

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02/06/2021 08:18

Right Hip in Saddle: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to log an activity for a horse where he stands still while you mount by moving from the left shoulder to the saddle, and place your right hip in the saddle. All while keeping a hand on the left rein. The rein should be loose to allow drift, but not so log that you couldn't help the horse if needed.

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02/06/2021 08:18

Rock the Saddle Back and Forth - Left: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you log an activity for a horse that is able to find a comfortable and balanced place to stand after you rock the saddle back and forth from the left side, as if to throw him off balance, but the horse actually becomes more stable.

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02/06/2021 08:17

Stand in "Park" with motion of stirrups: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to log an activity for a horse that will stand still (without any tension on the lead rope) while you flap the stirrups on both sides of the saddle.

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02/06/2021 08:17

Pat Saddle from Mounting Block: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you log an activity for standing on the mounting block and leading the horse up to you (without moving your feet) and being able to pat the saddle in preparation for mounting. This only counts if the horse is straight and not too far from the block, or pushing into your personal space.

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11/05/2020 05:42

Two-Line Driving (Long Lines): Challenge complete!

Upload a photo of your horse preparing for riding with the reins! Need help? Check out the video lessons in the "Two-Line Driving" Purpose. Need more help? Send us a video for coaching.

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11/05/2020 05:42

Two-Line Driving (Long Lines): Challenge complete!

Upload a photo of your horse preparing for riding with the reins! Need help? Check out the video lessons in the "Two-Line Driving" Purpose. Need more help? Send us a video for coaching.

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11/05/2020 05:42

One Line Driving (Hip, Right Side): Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to drive a horse from one destination to another while staying on the right side and at or behind the hip (within a safe distance of course).

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11/05/2020 05:42

One Line Driving (Withers, Right Side): Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to drive a horse from one destination to another while staying on the right side and at or behind the withers.

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11/05/2020 05:42

One Line Driving (Hip, Left Side): Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to drive a horse from one destination to another while staying on the left side and at or behind the hip (within a safe distance of course).

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11/05/2020 05:42

One Line Driving (Withers, Left Side): Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to drive a horse from one destination to another while staying on the left side and at or behind the withers.

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10/12/2019 04:13

"Unwind" the Horse: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to toss the rope over the horses hip to the opposite side of where you are standing, and "unwind" them while walking backward. Be sure the horse is confident and soft with this on both sides before marking the challenge complete.

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10/01/2019 05:29

Add Another Horse to This Purpose: Challenge complete!

Once you have been able to complete all of these challenges with a horse, add a new horse to this purpose. This will allow you to earn points as you complete the challenges for each additional horse.

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10/01/2019 05:28

Unsaddle: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you log an activity for a horse that stood still during the unsaddling process.

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10/01/2019 05:28

Walk, Trot, Lope with the Saddle to the Right: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you log an activity that includes the horse wearing the Saddle while you move them through the walk, trot, and lope to the Right. Only complete this challenge when the horse is able to progress through the gaits without getting tight or worried with the cinch or the motion of the stirrups.

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10/01/2019 05:28

Walk, Trot, Lope with the Saddle to the Left: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you log an activity that includes the horse wearing the Saddle while you move them through the walk, trot, and lope to the Left. Only complete this challenge when the horse is able to progress through the gaits without getting tight or worried with the cinch or the motion of the stirrups.

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10/01/2019 05:27

Comfortable with the Saddle: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you log an activity that includes the horse wearing the saddle to get comfortable with it. Ideally, this is done in a round pen or larger area. It's ok if the horse rolls..just be sure the cinch is tight enough so that it doesn't cause a wreck.

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10/01/2019 05:25

Still for Saddling: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you log an activity for a horse that stood still during the saddling process.

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10/01/2019 05:23

Walk, Trot, Lope with the Cinch to the Left: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you log an activity that includes the horse wearing the cinch while you move them through the walk, trot, and lope to the left. Only complete this challenge when the horse is able to progress through the gaits without getting tight or worried with the cinch.

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10/01/2019 05:22

Walk, Trot, Lope with the Cinch to the Right: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you log an activity that includes the horse wearing the cinch while you move them through the walk, trot, and lope to the right. Only complete this challenge when the horse is able to progress through the gaits without getting tight or worried with the cinch.

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10/01/2019 05:22

Comfortable with the Cinch: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you log an activity that includes the horse wearing the cinch to get comfortable with it. Ideally, this is done in a round pen or larger area.

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09/25/2019 08:59

Saddle the Fence: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to saddle the fence without banging the stirrups.

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09/03/2019 01:55

Accept the Advanced Challenge!: Challenge complete!

Upload a photo of you with the horse you will be participating in this Advanced Challenge with. For bonus points, share your pic to the facebook group and tell us what you are hoping to accomplish over the next 60 days. What will be hard? What do you think will be easy?

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09/01/2019 01:52

With the Halter & Flag Evaluation: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you have completed Exercise 2b with a horse, and logged a training activity with your assessment. How did the horse feel about the flag? Scared Forward? Scared Frozen? Responsive? Reactive? Did their feel on the halter and lead rope change? How long did it take the horse to become responsive and soft to the use of your flag? Are there any dangers you perceive with this horse that you need to let members of your team know about?

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09/01/2019 01:51

With the Halter Evaluation: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you have completed Exercise 2a with a horse, and logged a training activity with your assessment. Is the horse understanding of the pressure on the halter? If yes, in what way. If not, what will you focus on in their development? Is the horse responsive or reactive? Are there any dangers you perceive with this horse that you need to let members of your team know about?

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09/01/2019 01:50

Without the Halter - Travel Continuously in Each Direction: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to direct the horse to continuously travel in each direction of the area you choose. You may choose to make note of your assessment after each challenge, or after completion of a set of evaluation exercises. Things to consider: -Does the horse have a tendency to run through pressure or yield to it? -Does the horse seem more confident/understanding on the right eye, left eye, or neither? - Is there anything to note about the horse's gaits?

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09/01/2019 01:50

Saddling Evaluation: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you have completed a saddling evaluation with the horse and created an activity log with your assessment. - How long did it take for the horse to become curious about the saddle? - Did the horse stand still for the pad, the saddle, the cinch? - How did the horse travel off once the cinch was tightened? - Do you feel this horse has been saddled before? - Do you feel this horse has been ridden before? - Are there any dangers you perceive with this horse that you need to let members of your team know about? Be sure to include a plan for progress for this horse in your activity log entry.

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09/01/2019 01:48

Without the Halter Evaluation: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you have completed an evaluation of a horse without the halter using Exercises 1a through 1c and have created a training log that outlines your assessment of the following qualities: Does the horse have a tendency to run through pressure or yield to it? Does the horse seem more confident/understanding on the right eye, left eye, or neither? What is the approachability of this horse? Easy to catch?

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08/10/2019 10:05

Back Horse Away from Mounting Block: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you log an activity when you are able to move the horse back and away from the mounting block, all without moving your feet. This helps keep the horse in the frame of mind to be willingly guided, not just assume that mounting block come up to the block and tune out anything else. This also helps prepare you and the horse for a moment when the horse may push into the mounting block as if running you over with his presence.

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08/10/2019 10:05

Rub Horse on Shoulder from Mounting Block: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you log an activity for standing on the mounting block and leading the horse up to you (without moving your feet) to rub the horse on the shoulder.

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07/30/2019 05:26

Share with FB: Challenge complete!

Share a picture to the FB group of your horse succeeding in any (or all) of these challenges.

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07/23/2019 06:29

Add Another Horse to This Purpose: Challenge complete!

Once you have been able to complete all of these challenges with a horse, add a new horse to this purpose. This will allow you to earn points as you complete the challenges for each additional horse.

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07/23/2019 06:09

Lariat Rope, Saddle Pad, Slicker, and/or Tarp: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you have been able to further test the horses's commitment with any of the items listed. Same criteria for quality and acceptance vs toleration apply.

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07/23/2019 06:08

Confident and Committed: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are certain the horse is confident in being asked up to the fence and committed to standing there while you cause some "commotion." A horse that is confident and committed will stand with relaxation and can be guided willingly in any direction. Be sure you mark this challenge complete when the horse is accepting of this exercise versus just tolerating it.

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07/23/2019 06:08

To The Withers: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to ask a horse to lead forward after they bring their right hind foot toward the fence. The horse should stay parallel to the fence and allow you to rub them on the withers. Ideally, this challenge is completed with a light feel on the halter and lead rope and relaxation in the horse.

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07/23/2019 06:07

Right Hind to the Fence: Challenge complete!

Complete this challenge when you are able to sit on the fence and have a horse successfully bring their right hind foot toward the fence. This only counts when able to compete the maneuver solely off the feel of the halter and lead rope - not with any driving pressure to the hip.

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07/23/2019 05:43

FQ Left, FQ Right, FQ Left, FQ Right: Challenge complete!

Mark this challenge complete when you are able to complete this sequence with softness, all while the HQ staying in the space of a small hula hoop. 1. Yield the FQ to the left until the horse is soft and engaged. Ideally a 90 degree revolution in this frame of mind and physical shape. 2. Yield the FQ to the right until the horse is soft and engaged. Ideally a 90 degree revolution in this frame of mind and physical shape. 3. Yield the FQ to the left until the horse is soft and engaged. Ideally a 90 degree revolution in this frame of mind and physical shape. 4. Yield the FQ to the right until the horse is soft and engaged. Ideally a 90 degree revolution in this frame of mind and physical shape.

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