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The Power of Praise

The power of praise can not be overestimated! Horses will go out of their way if they feel your honest appreciation and love. Etienne Beudant said “„Demand little, repeat often, praise a lot!“. 766 more words


Injury Time

If you read our post about our first time at riding training camp, you will know that we had a particularly nasty fall out on the cross country course where Scottie panicked and my leg got caught up in his on my way to the floor. 381 more words



An old English teacher I had during secondary school passed away the other day. He was the best teacher I ever had. I mourned after hearing the news. 232 more words

Memorial Horse

Today in Chicago we came across this memorial horse. The majesty of a horse is a wonderful way to memorialize the service and sacrifices of others. 12 more words

Equine Therapy

Green Carousel

“Green Carousel” (ink drawing; digital color) 6″ x 6″ drawing on paper.

I’ve been a little fascinated with digital color application for over two years now. 44 more words

Dressage Practice

As my boyfriend joined me at the yard today I thought I would do some schooling rather than hack. When we got down to the school we realised that the dressage markers were still out. 228 more words


Checklist: Does Your Stable Have a Good Atmosphere?

It’s all about the vibe.

Ever since I have moved my horses to a different stable, I learned that a good atmosphere is worth gold. 1,683 more words