Tag Archives: safety

Blowing up the Internet!

Yes it is, and I will warn you now graphic pictures/story to follow. Rudy the horse was caught in a fence.  His “caring owners” *snort* didn’t bother to get up off the couch and check on him, they just called animal … Continue reading

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RIP Mack

  From The St Catherines Standard:   Rescue efforts by firefighters and neighbours weren’t enough to save a horse that fell into a well on Warner Rd. in Niagara-on-the-Lake late Monday morning. They worked for more than three hours in … Continue reading

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Tell the Truth!

Oh boy…where do I start? Horse lovers (as I can’t call them all true horsemen or women) can be very delusional. I used to teach riding lessons.  WHY do people feel the need to exaggerate their experience?  Of course after … Continue reading

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Excellent Advice

Found this during one of my internet walk abouts.  I thought it was some very good advice from a mounted police officer, it is 11 minutes that could one day save your life, so please watch if you venture off … Continue reading

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Good News…

…on a sad topic. Some of you may remember the story of the double decker load of horses in Pennsylvania heading to slaughter.  The trailer was overloaded and the floor was in poor condition, causing a horrific incident in which the … Continue reading

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To Vet or not to Vet

Mo is an 8 year old Appendix Quarter Horse gelding. His owner bought him 3 months ago and just found out he has navicular. She has two other horses and can’t afford to keep him. The vet said it can … Continue reading

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Not funny

Happy Monday everyone! I went looking for something funny to post today, as nothing has crossed my screen this week worth saving. But I found this instead: Wow-just wow.  These cannot be horse people, or they would have read the … Continue reading

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All kinds of Fail….

From WREG Memphis, my comments in red: (Widener, AR) A horse was shot after it kicked a toddler, sending the child to a Memphis hospital. The 2-year-old is recovering from a bad three-inch cut on his head, and the horse is on … Continue reading

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Romeo’s Story

This is going viral on the web, or maybe just my little corner of it as I have so many horse loving friends. (link edited to point to new video-old one was removed)   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kkAoWT4PA9Y&list=HL1378300761&feature=mh_lolz Long and short of it, … Continue reading

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Suffer the Camp Horses

They are near and dear to my heart.  As a horse crazy young girl I begged and pleaded to go to the YMCA riding camp, and I’m sure my parents were not happy with whatever adult handed out the shiny brochures … Continue reading

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