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Abbey's hooves 😍

It’s not just me and her trimmer that adore Abbey’s hooves.

Comedy Routine - Pony Style

I laughed more heartily than usual when I recounted this chain of events to my husband.  It began one evening at last feeding when I found Lucky Joe outside his electric fence paddock happily munching green grass.  640 more words

Fell Ponies

A Pony-Filled Day

Sunday was supposed to be a rest day.  When it became clear that rest wasn’t going to happen, though, I filled the day with ponies instead.  556 more words

Fell Ponies

How to Quit Your Job and Work With Horses

Seriously, this has been my dream since I was little and my Dad first took me trail riding. I always thought this would be something I would work towards and just own horses in my sixties. 589 more words

Meet them where they are

Here’s a picture of my handsome horse. In March of last year we officially set out on our journey of happily ever after, together. He was quick to help me understand that he prefers life on his own terms and most importantly, being in charge. 344 more words

On pattern in the group lesson

One of our group lessons this week featured our interns Jan and Lisa BB (aka BB) and our working student Jessica.

We played with patterns — a figure 8 the size of the entire arena — and ground poles and practiced transitions between the gaits. 197 more words

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Research on Welfare of Working Equines

A client has accepted our bid for a project that includes some work for the ponies.  I am of course thrilled because I always love taking the ponies to work with me off the farm.  437 more words

Natural Horsemanship