Despite the fact that I own two horses, E has only ever sat on a horse twice and a donkey once. Then mum’s neighbour offered a pony for E to ride – so today we met Cricket and E had her first ever pony ride. Cricket is around 10hh (I’m guessing!) and is a sweet little pony. I don’t have a helmet or any gear for E yet, but as we don’t let go of her on the pony thats not too much of a problem at the moment.
Here is E meeting Cricket for the first time:
E was very excited!
And her first ride – I found it hard to get a nice pic with Cricket’s head up so she is just grazing here:
And E gave Cricket some carrots afterwards to thank her: