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A Woods Loop Surprise

An unseasonably beautiful fall day called for something special, and of course it had to be pony-related.  I was past the stress of shipping two weanlings off to new owners, and I had a few minutes after a big project and before doing chores.  560 more words

Fell Ponies

The Road Less Travelled

A friend of mine is having a continued challenge with her horse…

When he looses it, its hard to regroup, correction just makes him hotter and riding it out may take HOURS.

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Training The Horse

Cold Weather and Wear and Tear

I was slacking a little this week for 3 or 4 reasons.  My allergies were insane so I felt crappy.  The weather was cold and rainy for much of the week, and we were getting ready to go away for the weekend.  472 more words


I had a really fun, casual time with Estella last night. I didn’t have any real plans, so we just played around online for a bit. 324 more words


From the Horse's Mouth Blog Hop

For my very first blog hop (lets hope it works!), I wanted to do something I have been thinking about a lot lately: being grateful! It has been super easy for me to get caught up in things that I want and rather than being grateful for the things I have. 390 more words


Not Giving Up

Dangerous? Crazy? Unpredictable? I don’t believe it yet.

I have a bad habit of gravitating towards horses who have been deemed impossible. My new project is a dark Thoroughbred gelding named Nacho. 134 more words


The Fighters

Growing up I have always heard that with horses, you have to be the boss. I think it was especially ingrained in my head because I was so small and working with large Thoroughbreds and warmbloods. 305 more words

Natural Horsemanship