Trailer Work

Same deal as yesterday. Went slow. She stayed in a lot longer today. Worked on closing front doors. She got nervous any time I pulled on rope. She backed out once when dad came over and touched her butt. At the end had her tied up and was putting away brushes. I got my camera out of the truck and snapped a couple pictures. I haven’t uploaded them yet. When I was putting the camera away, she got too far to the back of the trailer. I couldn’t see her […]

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Riding Danny

A video of Danny and I on Sunday. We had a good time. Great thanks go to my dad for helping me get Danny on and off the trailer both at the house and on the trail back to the house. For his first time in a trailer in over 5 years he did pretty good.

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Shala Bar in trailer

Shala Bar in trailer Originally uploaded by mljenkins. Worked a couple hours tonight getting Shala Bar to stay on the trailer. Saturday when I tried I kept putting pressure on the lead until she stepped forward, which would naturally release the pressure. Today I only applied very light pressure and moreso coaxed her in. She did better with just me working with her today. Mom came over within 50 feet of the trailer and I could notice Shala Bar got nervous. She seemed to do ok when I got out […]

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Danny after our ride

Danny after our ride Originally uploaded by mljenkins. Sunday, April 22, dad and I took Danny out in the trailer. This was his first time being trailed in probably 5 years. He was very nervous. We went about 3 miles down the road to a trail head and unloaded him. He was sweating all over. He does still have a little bit of his winter coat left, and it was about 75 degrees out. Heck, it was hot in the truck cab as I didn’t have the AC on. We […]

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