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  •  December 09, 2021

    Just a slip

    I was riding an 18 hand Hannoverian, very seasoned horse. It was an early morning ride just after the arena had been watered. I was warming up and my horse slipped and fell. He pinned me down under him and I hit my head. My trainer says I never "blacked out" though I don't remember anything from before my ride...
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  •  December 09, 2021

    Usually dead broke horse that wasn't that day!

    I went out to ride my usually dead broke horse on May 21, it was just like any other day. I saddled her up and put on my Troxel helmet, it was only the second time I had worn it because I had just gotten a new one. I stepped into the stirrup and pulled myself up into the saddle...
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  •  December 09, 2021

    Me Too......

    My story sounds a lot like the others. My husband and I had been trail riding for about two hours at our local park. Both my horse and I were very relaxed and I admit I wasn't paying attention. Suddenly my husband's mare shied and took off and my mare did the same. I had been riding with a loose...
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  •  December 09, 2021

    A Solid Knock to the Head

    While no one would mistake my hot head for a mild mannered trail horse, he is usually more prone to bolting than bucking when spooked. To this day I don't know what set him off but what was supposed to be a light hack in the arena turned into what could have been a bad accident. I asked him to...
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  •  December 09, 2021

    My Helmet Saved My Life

    When I was 13, I was in a relatively serious accident with my National Show Horse (Half Arabian, Half American Saddlebred), Feybian. We had only been a pair for around 2 years and were not as comfortable with each other as we have become now. With our individual insecurities, we were each unaware of each others nuances. So, when my...
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