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All things old...

Monday, May 23, 2016

As promised, work has been busy after returning from the Buck clinic. Still I’ve carved out a get back on the trail afternoon for a 12 mile ride and snuck in a morning to warm up our arena skills inspired by seeing the work in action in Reno. 1,367 more words

Unnatural Horsemanship 

Monday, May 16, 2016

Bull butter… It’s not natural horsemanship. There is nothing natural about it. You’re asking a horse to give up their nature and partner with you. 2,704 more words

New Saddle and Consistent Rides

5 great days of work and 4 really nice rides.

Sunday Feb 29th- Rode… So low key and relaxed.  Took it easy went on walks.  A few peppermints were involved.  221 more words

What My Horse Gives Me

My horse gives me a foothold in a day of chaotic voices.

My horse gives me calm on a day where I have to pretend to love all of the people around me. 311 more words

Fake Craigslist Ad for Chief

I could never sell Chief.  I am way too attached, and just love him way too much.  But if I was going to write a Craigslist Classified ad for Chief it would go something like this… 735 more words

Hiatus over! Missing riding

So I am really over this winter crap.  I know that it really has not been a terribly bad winter considering New Jersey’s last 3 winters but I am still ready for spring.  662 more words

Saddle Browsing... and hopefully buying

So I rode Chief yesterday and he was a doll.  I rode a bit throughout December but really not much.  I think I rode 3 or 4 times total, and managed groundwork one or two days.  365 more words