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Week Two: Starting under saddle

The end of week one marked the end of the New Vocation’s settling in clause, where the contract states that horses are not to be ridden, lunged or trained until they have had a week to settle. 1,102 more words

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Eddy's Half Brother

Lives at the rescue I got him from.

His name is Hucklebuck. I’m seeing a family resemblance going on-brown/bay and no white markings. And Hucklebuck has a full brother named Look Sharp Jack. 13 more words

March: In And Staying Like a Lion

Some updates before I bitch about the weather.

Eddy got his teeth floated earlier this year and was excellent of course. I have to admit I was concerned; I hadn’t seen how he did for a dentist before. 233 more words

New Job!

For me not Eddy.

I just accepted a position at the MOST-a science museum here in Syracuse. I’ll be teaching young’uns science edumacation. It will be sad to leave the bookstore after 4 and a half long years together, but it’s for the best. 113 more words

Getting Through Winter

Wow I am bad at blogging.

It’s not that I don’t care or don’t want to chart Eddy’s and my progress through the first year, it’s just that I don’t make the time or think to write when cool stuff happens, or just schedule a time to write. 429 more words

History Lesson

Today on a whim at work (When once again I should have been paying attention, but hey my job sucks) I started trying to see if I could find out more about the Edster and his arrival at the kill pen. 142 more words