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Creating an Even Keel

In last week’s post, I looked at why some horses have trouble moving in a certain direction or picking up a certain lead. If you haven’t read that post yet, please do. 369 more words

Retraining The Older Horse

First Jumper Show

I have never done a jumper show before, and I think I understand now why people love jumpers so much. It’s a lot of fun to test your skills zipping around a course as fast and clean as you can. 961 more words

Try not to laugh ...

Things are a bit chaotic in the barn this week.  We’re tearing off an unused overhang on the back of the barn, in order to add runs off the backs of the stalls.  834 more words

My Journey

Quiet Hands

Last week I had a lesson. I really should take more of those because those bad habits creep in and before you know it, you’re creating more problems than you’re solving. 345 more words

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Hello y'all!

We’re still here! Just been busy and haven’t had time to ride at all. Ranger has been limping off and on when he trots around the pasture so he has not gotten worked for three weeks. 62 more words

Pirouettes! Biasini the Ballet Dancer!

The featured image in this blog post was taken last winter by Susan Stickle. The great thing about good equine photographers is they manage to capture the… 367 more words

Dressage

Aikido and Horsemanship...

I’ve just returned from a 10 Day Intensive in Aikido and Horsemanship school in Colorado. Part of being a horse person, in my opinion…is continuing the education of getting better at my job. 393 more words

Horses