Tag Archives: training

I hope it’s a Trend!

I have been seeing a nice trend the past few months at the barn. The horses coming in for training are, mostly, the usual youngsters.  But mixed in there the last few months  are some older ones.  Horses who have been … Continue reading

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Happy is as Happy does

So here’s a random thought that has been bouncing around my mind since I took my mare out for her first alone, and off-property, hack.  It was a total success-not because she didn’t lose her mind or dump me (OK, … 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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A Weighty Issue

  Rollo is a smart, and beautiful  2 yr old. She is out of a super quiet Morgan cross mare  with the build of a QH, and a registered TB stud named North Turn. She is a lovely dappled chocolate … Continue reading

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A Question

This video is far from new, so some of you may have seen it. Unfortunately I have no back story on it, so I am not sure of the cause of the ponies antics.  It does state that the pony … Continue reading

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Rescue…Me!

I see a lot of rescues adopting out untrained horses.  If they are too young to start then this is understandable, and as long as they ensure the youngster is going to a home capable of starting from nearly scratch … Continue reading

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No time for that II

Seems to be a reoccurring theme, these ads were almost back to back to back: Bay stud colt April 22, 2012 not halter broke but working on it, he’s going to be a great horse I just don’t have time … Continue reading

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