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My favorite racehorse of all time.

A few weeks ago on Facebook, I saw the question: “Who is your favorite racehorse of all time?”

I kicked the question around a bit…but not for long. 710 more words


Mynah's Boy's Return Home

Flying Change’s “normal” adoption policy is to adopt within a 4-hour radius so that we can visit our horses and maintain regular contact with our adopters. 1,188 more words

Horse Rescue

Finding a Rhythm

Last week’s lesson with Troy began with a question, “So how is this guy going?”, to which I answered, “Champion and champion”.  Troys response was, “that’s all fine and good, but how did he go”?  562 more words

Making Progress!

Before I talk about our latest adventures, can I tell you how comfortable this horse is?  The first time I rode him, he was so boing-y I thought I would bounce off.  811 more words

Horse Showing 101

With several lessons and one foray into the horse show world under our belt, it was time to go to the Maryland State Fair Thoroughbred Horse Show. 923 more words

Long and low

Life with Banker is, well, consistent, and in my book, reliability counts for a lot! When asked to share about Banker’s personality, I struggled at first because how do you describe a horse that has done everything you ask without one iota of disrespect? 310 more words

A Certain Saddness

I’ve had a bit of guilt every time I find out one of Roxie’s friends or successors has a physical restriction, or certain needs that make it hard to find them the right person or make them the less than ideal horse we are all looking for because it makes me fear they won’t end up knowing the love all horses deserve. 385 more words