Monthly Archives: June 2013

Atty and the Trailer, 6-14-13, Session #84

This was a short, 15-minute session today, working with the trailer again. The truck engine was off this time, but otherwise the same as yesterday – back door open, side door open, no butt bar, parked by the barn. He … Continue reading

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Atty and Trailer Loading, 6-13-13, Session #83

Before this clip of the training session, Atty and I were working on trailer loading again after a long ride away and back in a heavy rainstorm three days ago. He was not particularly keen on getting back on the … Continue reading

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Atty and His New Pedestal, 6-12-13 (Session #82)

Atty got a new pedestal and we’re trying it out for the first time. He’s worked with a pedestal before, so this is not a new behavior in general. This pedestal also has an additional riser that makes it double … Continue reading

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Atty and the Trailer, 6-6-13, Session #80

This is from last Friday, before yesterday’s trip to the saddle fitter. It is about the middle two minutes of a very short session. The camera is zoomed in so closely because I moved the trailer after he got on … Continue reading

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Saddle-Fitting Day, 6-10-13

Okay. Today’s session. I almost can’t call it a session, but in reality, it’s a training session whether I like it or not. Today was Saddle Fitting Day. Atticus absolutely had to get on the trailer to travel to the … Continue reading

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Atticus and the Trailer, 6-5-13, Session #79

Let’s see if I can actually remember what we did today since it’s now so late. The truck and trailer were down by the paddock again, with the side door and back doors open. The engine was running. Atty was … Continue reading

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Atticus and the Trailer, 6-4-13, Session #78

This was supposed to be an easy day after a slightly challenging one yesterday. And it was. The trailer was down beside the paddock where it started yesterday. Both back doors were open and Atty’s side door was open. The … Continue reading

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Atticus and Trailering Skills, 6-3-13, Session #77

Fantastic Day! Wowie zowie! Hot dog! And Hallelujah! 😀 Can you tell I’m really happy? But boy, do I wish I had video of this! Still waiting for batteries! The plan, such as it was, for today was to have … Continue reading

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