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The force... takes a lot of energy...

Sunday, June 28, 2015

After two days of pouring down rain, Sunday brought partly cloudy skies and mild breezy temps. Perfect for a Faygo day. I hadn’t been on her in more than a week, and just hopping into her saddle (the one I bought this spring- which I love!) felt like going home. 623 more words


Early Monday morning and a free day off work.  I hooked up the trailer, loaded up my pony and drove the short distance up the road to our local park with equestrian trails.  49 more words

Enjoying the Summer Solstice

June 21st was the longest day of the year. We’ve had glorious days around the Solstice — with the sun setting close to 8:30! You just have to take advantage of an opportunity like that. 259 more words


Top 6 Horse Adventures: Celebrating Horse Trotting's Two Year Anniversary

Horsetrotting.net is two years old! To celebrate, I’m revisiting my favourite six awesome horse adventures posted on the site, and of course, I’m writing more bi-monthly. 938 more words


Zelda crosses the Grand Canyon

Okay, not really. But she certainly made it seem like the tiny little ditch that we encountered on the trail was known to suck horses down into them, never to be seen again. 303 more words


Obstacle Tips by Jeff Wilson Cowboy Dressage

The Wildlife Box
As seen in the June Issue of the ACTHA Monthly Magazine

Rebecca Stair Kyle and her Spanish Mustang, Chisto 648 more words

Summer time: Training plan for crossing water

Here are just a few ideas to teach your horse to cross water. After all: Summer starts this weekend and if you love trail riding or Horse Agility you might come across water. 411 more words

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