Testimonials

  •  June 01, 2020

    She Has Never Tried Anything Crazy

    I took my horse out, she is green broke but a good girl and has never ever tried anything crazy with me. We decided to attempt a trail ride for the 1st time ever, wasn't alone. Something spooked her, probably a wild turkey I'm guessing and she bolted. She usually listens well to a one rein stop, however, this time...

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  •  April 07, 2020

    A Concussion and Two Black Eyes

    A bad accident (over my horses head hitting the ground forehead first) many years ago left me with a concussion 2 black eyes and no broken bones. I am alive because I wore my Troxel helmet. —Emily...

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  •  March 29, 2020

    I Got Another Sunrise

    I was on a training ride (endurance ) with friends. I don't remember the 4 days before or 2 weeks after. Kangaroo hut the back legs of the young mare I was riding, it was being chased by an ENORMOUS black mini ... like 38inches tall. She panicked, grabbed the bit and took off down the driveway. Solid steel post...

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  •  March 29, 2020

    My Helmet Literally Saved My Life

    My helmet literally saved my life. I was in a Troxel when my OTTB took off and took a sharp turn at the gallop and threw me through a paddock fence. The fence was broken by my head and my helmet was cracked all the way through on the back. That would have been my head and my brains on...

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  •  March 29, 2020

    My Daughter Is Very Lucky

    My daughter is very lucky. She was getting on one of our horses who was still a bit green. I had been riding the horse for about a year and she was doing good my daughter wanted to start riding her so I said ok to it. The horse was just fine for saddling and brushing standing quietly than my...

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