You know what they say — there’s no time for downtime with horses!
Whether they’re stalled or turned-out, horses are an endless source of chores.
The most dedicated horseman or horsewoman in the world isn’t immune to burn-out. The daily grind of morning feeding, stall cleaning, riding and training, and then doing it all over again in the evening can really wear a person down! That’s why it’s important to make some time for yourself.
Decompressing from your equestrian business might be as simple as having a hobby — one that isn’t […]
It’s almost March, and you know what that means… it’s almost summer!
But you don’t go anywhere without your horse, right? That shouldn’t keep you away from the beach! Here are three great beaches where you can splash in the surf… on horseback.
Florida: Granted, the Gulf Stream-warmed Atlantic Ocean is usually nice enough for year-round dips. So you don’t have to save this one for summer — go as soon as your classes at WEF let up. St. Lucie County, just up the interstate from Wellington, offers riding permits […]
Get ready for equestrian excitement!
The 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG) http://www.fei.org/fei/events/fei-weg aren’t until August, but it’s time to plan the ultimate equestrian vacation now. That’s because tickets are already on sale — and 220,000 more tickets go on sale next month. That means more than half the passes available to WEG’s Normandy event will already be available by the beginning of March.
The 2014 WEG events include show jumping, dressage, eventing, driving, endurance, vaulting, reining, para-dressage, polo, and horse-ball. Wait… horse-ball […]
When watching friends foster pets in the past, be it horses, dogs or cats, I always knew that was one thing I would NEVER do.
I couldn’t understand how you could have an animal you have cared for, be taken from you. My pets have a home for life with me; I couldn’t imagine having to give them away.
Well, just like Sean Connery learned when accepting the role to reprise his James Bond character in ‘Never Say Never Again‘, I can no longer, ever, say never. Devon and Bubba both came into my life a […]