Tag Archives: equestrian

Surgery update

Hendrix did very well and he was gelded today. A break in the weather before the real winter cold was the perfect time to do it. Dr Thomas and his assistant came out at 11am. I didn’t feed Hendrix beforehand…just … Continue reading

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Why are our police turning into an army? Why are we paying for this?

When I was a kid, growing up around Boston, this is what the police looked like. There were lots of protests going on against Viet Nam. I skipped school one day in high school and went with some friends to … Continue reading

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Horse trailer loading 101 (from my couch)

When I arrived to feed at the arena this morning, Deb had already fed the herd. Our rescue thoroughbred mare “Baby” was in the arena eating and cold so I put her blanket on. It’s still raining (and flooding) and … Continue reading

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Waiting for Mother Nature

Just finished watching the 2 DVD set “Ray Hunt’s Colt Starting” and I picked up several new ideas for my approach with Hendrix. The problem is it’s raining hard…and the round pen is a mud pit. ugh…Tomorrow the weather calls … Continue reading

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merry christmas

merry christmas.

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Avalon Farms Horse Boarding

Avalon Farms Charlotte, Tn From: avalonfarms  | Nov 11, 2011 Avalon Farms is a 290 acre horse facility located 45 minutes from Music City USA…Nashville, Tennessee. A private valley surrounded by woods, trails and water… it’s the perfect peaceful spot to ride and … Continue reading

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last weekend’s ride

Robyn sent me some pics from last weekend’s ride…Lynn drove up from alabama and rode Emily’s mare “Blue.” Deb rode too on her horse, “Bill.”

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playing with Hendrix (colt starting)

I had company today at the round pen. Robyn Kevlin was visiting her horses at the farm and drove across the creek to check out our progress. I wanted to show her what Hendrix & I are doing together now. … Continue reading

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Parelli Horsemanship Fund

From their website…. OUR FIRST Milestone & Pledge Tell Your Friends About Parelli and the FREE 30 Day Trial of ParelliConnect.com. Help Us Grow by 10,000 Members and TOGETHER WE WILL GIVE AWAY $1,000,000 in educational materials to four main … Continue reading

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1st cutting of hay in the barn!

We had a great first hay cutting this year with 38 bales in the barn. At 1000lbs each thats 38,000lbs of hay! Second cutting is normally better than the first and we’ve been getting rain so should be good. One … Continue reading

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