Monthly Archives: August 2012

babysitting

not my real job when you are on a horse – Advertisements

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loose change

No, I am not keeping your horse for the price of your coffee allowance for the month.

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who needs to learn the most

It is really much easier to change a horse than it is to change a rider. But the rider is the only one with the real choice in the matter. So rider beware.

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I can train a horse…

If you only have a hammer as a tool, you tend to think of every problem as a nail

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falling off hurts

I think we have tried to make things so safe and comfortable that people no longer can learn through mistakes.

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is what it is

Horses are basically prey animals that use movement to protect themselves. ¬†Why are owners so surprised that desensitization and quick reactions on their part, often do not help the horse “get over” things.

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good intentions aren’t always…

Wanted: Looking for a 16-17″ Western saddle to help break retired stbs “I work with breaking retired standardbreds so they can go to new homes after their racing career is over. not looking for anything fancy, $100 or less would … Continue reading

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