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The Bolt: Part 2

When out hacking through the countryside or along roads my mare will display anxiety when approaching and passing horse paddocks. If these horses are just standing around grazing she will become head-high and attempt to focus on the herd. 994 more words

Communication

The Bolt

All 3 horses spooked sharply. Conditions for a hack that December day were great, admittedly it was cold, but the sky was blue and the wind was busy ruining someone’s hair in another part of the country. 1,274 more words

Horses

Weekly Round-Up #10

They say nature heals. For 24-year-old Alexis Alzadeh, nature saves. After being sent from Atlanta to Utah for detox and rehab, Alexis discovered parts of herself she never knew existed––like the desire to ski, summit mountains, and climb rocks. 299 more words

Climbing

What a difference a week makes

So C and I have been away for a week and J has been keeping an eye on things at home. The weather whilst we have been away has been very poor. 301 more words

Life In The Countryside

The one about clearing my FB backlog...

Just a couple of sites i have been saving on FB for the longest time but never got around to sharing them. Great for teaching resources. 331 more words

The Emergency Dismount

Meredith and Linda had been meeting up at 10 am every Sunday for the last 6 months in order to hack out together. There was nothing particularly different about this day, they also chose to ride the same usual trail. 978 more words

Horses

The Calm Through the Storms

Ever wondered about the importance of knowledge and skill? The importance of staying calm while working with horses? I can not say how many times things could have gone wrong over the years had I lost my calm while working with horses. 98 more words

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