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A Tale of Two Barns

If you stay around the horse world for any length of time you will probably hear generalizations about other areas of the horse world. “All Dressage riders have hard hands.” “Western pleasure riders can’t sit anything past a jog.” “Event … Continue reading

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The experiment works!

My riding plans for this weekend were almost scuttled.  Nash is currently barefoot, due to a lost shoe that took a good bit of wall with it.  He’s been managing fine, and I normally work him in hoof boots with … Continue reading

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How do you solve a problem like Talaria? Part 2

I spent a lot of time researching trainers in my area, trying to find someone that would start Tally under saddle in the manner I wanted. I thought that I’d made a careful selection, and I thought that my expectations … Continue reading

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