Marathon, Round 1, Complete

Today we finished our annual spring body clipping marathon. The final count was 25 body clips, almost all of them on PPID/Cushing’s horses. Sparky the donkey won both the most hair and the best behaved award. Norman finished a close second on thickness of hair,...

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Sunday Stills

Renny, Baner, Sport and Art Flyer and Donneur Lighty, Sebastian, Johnny and Paramount Dawn and Dolly Maggie, Jake and Penny Art and Havana Flyer and Gibson Trigger and King Trying to get the big boys to come for breakfast is an aerobic exercise lately. Can I get...

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The Marathon Begins

Monday kicked off our annual spring body clipping marathon. The majority of the horses don’t need to be clipped, but almost all of the PPID/Cushing’s horses need to be clipped, plus a couple of extras that are either being very slow to shed or just not...

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Sunday Stills

Maisie and Penny Lighty and Mick Cinnamon and Jake Traveller and Lily Rocky and Gus Missy, Lily and Norman Paramount and Sebastian Roho, Wilson and Sushi Levendi, Homer and Revy Cisco and Convey Thomas and Hemi Dolly, Penny and Calimba Hemi and Apollo Grand, Vinnie,...

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The Basics, Part 3 – Forage

(Post by Jason) In my last post I wrote a little bit about forages with a focus on forages growing on pastures. Today my focus is forages with more of an emphasis on hay. For my first two posts on this series of the basics you can follow these links: Getting the...

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Sunday Stills

Grand and Vinnie Bruno and Havana Remmy and Alfie Maggie and Cuffie Renny, Baner and Bruno Donneur and Lofty Cinnamon and Charlotte Merlin, Cody and Bruno Blu and Taco Roho and Walon B-Rad and Sebastian Happy and Digby Levendi and Homer King and...

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Sunday Stills

Maisie and Penny Lighty and Mick Cinnamon and Jake Traveller and Lily Rocky and Gus Missy, Lily and Norman Paramount and Sebastian Roho, Wilson and Sushi Levendi, Homer and Revy Cisco and Convey Thomas and Hemi Dolly, Penny and Calimba Hemi and Apollo Grand, Vinnie,...

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The Basics, Part 3 – Forage

(Post by Jason) In my last post I wrote a little bit about forages with a focus on forages growing on pastures. Today my focus is forages with more of an emphasis on hay. For my first two posts on this series of the basics you can follow these links: Getting the...

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Sunday Stills

Grand and Vinnie Bruno and Havana Remmy and Alfie Maggie and Cuffie Renny, Baner and Bruno Donneur and Lofty Cinnamon and Charlotte Merlin, Cody and Bruno Blu and Taco Roho and Walon B-Rad and Sebastian Happy and Digby Levendi and Homer King and...

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All Halters Survived

Today was one of the least popular days of the year on the farm, for both horses and humans alike. It was the dreaded vaccination day. The horses are so used to doing whatever they want, whenever they want, they are offended when we show up wanting to groom them, have...

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The Basics, Part 2

(post by Jason) Many years ago I enrolled in a course designed to improve one’s ability to speak in public. In the first couple minutes the instructor laid out his program. I’ve never forgotten his words. He said you needed to tell your audience what you were going to...

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