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Something About A Showgirl

Well spread hooves. Perfectly long, straight legs. Large hindquarters that are still developing. Short back, long underline, sleek neck, intelligent head.  Sensitive, but kind eye. 513 more words

Barrel Racing

Introduction! And... Happy Monday!

Hello, my name is Zachary Sprague. Sara has asked me to share some of the experiences I’ve encountered with horses, as well as provide some of the knowledge that I’ve acquired from working around horses. 497 more words

Horse Training

Bath time and my first time trotting

IMG_1640_resizedIMG_1640_resizedWell, I mentioned to you guys at the end of last month that bath time is like torture to Topaki. In the nice over 100 degree Bay Area heat we decided Saturday would be bath day. 82 more words

Training Ficus, a green 5 year old Friesian

Unloading Ficus at the Hideout:

On inspection I see that I misspelled some words in the video, Ficus did not mind.

Day 1:

Ficus is a green 5 year old Friesian who hardly know how to lead, let alone take a rider.   421 more words


Regarding Grade Horses

Yesterday Jigs and I took 2nd place at a ACTHA Competitive Trail Ride!  We’ve been doing these rides off and on for a few years.  The first one we did we got 0 points for almost all obstacles. 189 more words



   It has actually happened. In the weeks since acquiring a so-called “smart” phone, time does seem to have condensed and almost a month has gone by since my last post. 535 more words

My First Documented Ride

Ahh my birthday was last Wednesday and the one thing I wanted for the day was to go spend time with Topaki. My fiancé and Chuck came out to watch, too. 122 more words