Written by Amelia, Cool’s new owner! First Riding Cool I don’t remember the first time I rode Cool. I know that the first time I rode him was one of the first times I had ridden a horse that wasn’t an experienced lesson horse like I was used to riding. The most difficult horses I … Continue reading Cool Update!
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
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!
He Had An Unplanned Long Break Luckily, it was not because he was injured or lame. It was because the barn had to shut down due to COVID-19. The barn was a ghost town aside from the daily chores and there wasn’t any riding going on. Barn Back Open Now that the barn is back … Continue reading Project Cool- Cool Back In Action!
We Have Continued to Work With Him As winter has slowly seemed to be making its way out of Maryland, we have been keeping up with working Cool as best as we can. We went through a very wet period where the footing was terrible. So there were a lot of days of easy walk-trot … Continue reading Project Cool Update (I Know It’s Been A While)
I Haven’t Given A Meaca Update In A While! Yesterday, Meaca was in a mood! The ride started off with him half trotting and half cantering, stepping on trot poles with his head up like a giraffe. Not a pretty picture! Luckily, Megan is a good rider, who understands that no matter what you plan, … Continue reading Meaca & Megan 3/23/20
Post About Finn I wrote a post a few days ago about Finnigan. His soundness, behavior and how he has been since we started him on Cosequin as a joint supplement a few months ago. The day I wrote that post, I was fighting with youtube and couldn’t get the videos uploaded. Luckily, I have … Continue reading Grumpy Finnigan- Follow Up To Old Man Finny Update
Weather Is Changing Finally, around here the weather is starting to act like spring. This is the first week of the spring session in my program. When the weather gets pretty, this is when those who haven’t hit the barn much over the winter will be excited to get back. Here are just a few … Continue reading Time To Get Back Into The Saddle Again