Monthly Archives: January 2014

My Personal Riding Goals for 2014

Goal #1- Get to the point of being able to Canter and feel safe doing so.. I did canter Brandy in 2013 but I didn’t feel safe doing so.. I did lots and lots of trotting on both Brandy and … Continue reading

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Slippin on ice-Brandy is Miss Gimp

Well, I am unhappy to report that Brandy took a little slip and she is a bit of a Gimp at the moment, she has been checked over carefully and nothing appears to be wrong but the super cold is … Continue reading

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The Hauler..

So on Sunday, our regular hauler came to pick up Girl the cow, who was heading to butcher, we had brought the horse’s out of the pasture and had them at the tacking area, both were excited to come out, … Continue reading

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This and that post

This week as bad for ice, ice and more ice.. Not safe to do any outdoor riding, barely safe to walk around. So this week’s training was all about catch and release, about giving to pressure, about standing in cross … Continue reading

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Growing hair back on scars

I am sure at least a few of you have noticed that Samwell Aka Sam has scaring on his face, at some point in the past, someone put a to small halter on him and let it cut right into … Continue reading

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Apple Oatmeal Homemade Horse Cookies

Well, I am going to need to keep a much closer track for the next time I make these so that I can write out a recipe at that time.. I put around a cup of oats and a cup … Continue reading

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Dressed up in their Winter Shaggy Coats

Both are in very good shape, considering we have had a brutal cold, wet winter so far, they have been though freezing rain twice, and the ten day deep freeze of so cold temps, we have had wind storms in … Continue reading

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