Good Days And Bad Days With Horses Good days and bad days come with the territory when it comes to horseback riding and life with horses. It is only natural that sometimes when you are trying to ride an animal that weighs a thousand pounds and doesn’t speak your language that things may get a … Continue reading Bad Lessons Teach Us The Best Lessons!
I Think We Sometimes Forget! When we have a frustrating day with our horse. Maybe when we didn’t do as well in a lesson as we had hoped. Or your horse misbehaved at a horse show (big disappointment). We may question… why do we do this? Spend so much money on something that can be … Continue reading Why We Ride Horses!
Who Is This Handsome Devil? Our model today is my old man, Kemerton. I bought him a new fly mask this year since he hasn’t had one in a while. I also researched the best new cribbing collar on the market and purchased it for him. He had formerly tried the Miracle Collar, which did … Continue reading Product Reviews! Professionals Choice Comfort-Fit Flymask & Professionals Choice Dare Cribbing Collar
A Lot Of Factors Go Into Deciding Whether Or Not A Pre-Purchase Is Necessary In this post I will just go over some factors that influence the decision whether or not this is necessary. As with practically all horse related topics, there are a million opinions on these things and these are just what I … Continue reading Horse Shopping Guide- Pre-Purchase Exams
Covid Pandemic Everything has been effected by the Covid pandemic. The thoroughbred racing industry included. The Kentucky Derby and Preakness have both been rescheduled for later dates. The 152nd running of the Belmont Stakes will take place this Saturday, at Belmont Park in Elmont,New York. Distance The Belmont, normally the third jewel of the triple … Continue reading The Belmont Stakes 2020- The First Jewel Of This Years Triple Crown Races
What Could Be Better Than Getting A Horse?! Being surprised and getting the horse you already know all about and love! Now that is even better than just going horse shopping. Check it out! Of Course We Have To Do A Photo Shoot!!! Cutest Video Ever!!! It Was An Exciting Day For Everyone Involved! Look … Continue reading Amelia Owns Cool!
We All Know How The Horse World Is! It is full of different personalities. Old and young, men and women. That come from all walks of life with one thing in common- a love of horses. Horses In The City The book begins with the author telling about his time living in NYC and riding … Continue reading Book Review- Horse People By Michael Korda
Don’t Expect A Trial To Be Offered Many owners (like myself if I was selling a horse, which I hardly ever do by the way) think that the risk involved is too great when it comes to horse being taken on trial periods. If that is the case, they should be open to you coming … Continue reading Horse Shopping- Part 8- Pro’s And Cons Of Taking A Horse On Trial
What Is The Spiral Jumping Exercise This exercise is done on a 20 meter circle. On one side of the circle there is a ground pole set. On the other, there are three jumps right next to each other. With no space in between. So it’s a line of three jumps reaching from the outside … Continue reading Spiral Jumping Exercise- Demonstrated By Maggi & Finn and Amelia & Cool
Activity Level Now that they are a little older, going on three weeks now, they are hopping around in the brooder a lot more. Since their feathers have come in, they are even spreading their wings and making meager attempts at flying! It is pretty cute to watch! Feathers Coming In Every time I get … Continue reading The Chicks Are Growing Up