As a matter of fact - I couldn't have been more surprised but that comes pretty close to what's happening.
I wasn't very excited about his breeding and the way he was raised and expected a hot lunatic - turns out he has some temperament but takes everything new in a stride.
No Mustang - I have too many prejudices against mustangs ... hear who is talking ... he is considered even worse in the ranch world, at least out here where I live. His sire is a purebred Arabian, the dam a speed bred (Easy Jet) Paint mare. Bite me ...
Lot's of fun to work with, no regrets here and I am looking forward to see how he will do under saddle, but I hadn't planned on riding him his year, once winter really hits it gets too slippery for me to feel comfortable on a green horse. But then I'm a sissy
This morning. 20° and moving in snow storm is no reason to miss class, but I lack the ambition to really move on. My fingers are frozen.