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Ask Olivier Guillon : What are the mental qualities of a show horse?

Ask Olivier Guillon : What are the mental qualities of a show horse?
It is a horse that showes a lot and is very experience
i think the stereotype of a show horse is usually a bay coloured riding pony the goes around all jammed up and tense. although, when ridden nicely, can be very beautiful going around freely and subtly. show horses usually are very steady and don’t fidget around while ridden but can get annoying in line ups. i think this is just the stereotype tho xx
What an amazing answer. I love it ❤️
Hi Emily,
In my case for the high level, I realize that my best horses were horses that came late, with all a detectable potential but that required a lot of work to succeed in repeating the performances on high level shows. I love them with a personality and a lot of blood so that the accumulation of efforts is not to the detriment of the results on a same show. But the good will of the horse and the agreement with his rider make the difference whatever the level.
Thank you for your question.