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Riding double has never been his thing. But he tolerates it. Especially when one of them is really small.

Starters Update

Not having backed anything since July, I suddenly find myself up to the eyeballs in babies. Something for which I’m more than grateful – I love them, I feel like I have a vague idea of what I’m doing with them, but every single one is something totally new. 758 more words


Western Show events Explained: WESTERN PLEASURE

The Western Pleasure class, is a class designed to show that our western horses are a pleasure to ride. The horse should be fit and balanced. 276 more words


It’s so fun to have horses turned out together that like each other, and are herd equals, so the nips and bruises are at a relative minimum. 12 more words

It's all about what's in your heart and how you use it

Horses…I have loved them since I sat on one when I was four years old at the pony rides. Anyone that knows me, knows how much I love them. 644 more words

3 Tips to Turn Your Training Journal into your most Effective Training Tool

The other day I was reading back in my training journal. I was in a bit of a rut and I realized how important my journal really is and what it brings me. 1,170 more words

Clicker Training

Looking into the eyes of ‘evil’: The Racing Industry

Being born into the ‘evil’ racing industry, has always left me with internal conflict and confusion when the spring carnival rolls around. Those of us who are animal lovers and involved in the horse racing industry, are confronted by a barrage of Facebook posts, news articles and inaccurate statistics that leaves one pondering. 391 more words