Video from Lesson

  I apologize for the less than ideal quality, but it serves its purpose! The last exercise was a one stride, xrail to a 3ft vertical through the grid, and then around to a oxer off a diagonal turn. Will was a champ! The grid had 9ft rails placed before and after the X, to…

Time flies when you’re having fun?

Hard to believe I’ve already been home almost 2 months! The past few weeks have been an absolute blur for me, so I apologize for the lack of posting going on. If you have me on facebook you will have some idea of how insane my schedule is getting- if you don’t, I’ll briefly outline…

Before and After.

Have a lesson again today, so attacked my poor horse with my weapons of torture (aka the pulling comb and scissors). We went from gypsy horse to something that looks more like a competition horse. One step closer. More later!

First lesson, after many learned.

Mom, Willard, Felix, and I made the trek to Mike and Charlene’s this morning so I could have a lesson with Charlene. Felix came along just so he could see what the outside world is like. He was a champ, loaded with absolutely no problem and didn’t even look twice at the new sights once…

So you have a distracted horse.

It’s a challenge we all face (well those of you who ride, anyway). Especially this time of year. Even more so if your horse is coming off 8 months of pasture time. Thankfully this awesome weather is providing lots of opportunities to get out there and re-focus your pony on the most important thing: what…