Since I have not been able to ride as much as I need to (riding is physical therapy for me) I have had a lot of time to read on-line and think about horse stuff.
I think we, in North America and the rest of the Western world, have come to the end of the time in which non-wealthy people can afford to support…Continue
Added by Jackie Cochran on February 26, 2022 at 2:22pm — No Comments
Cider Ignored the Gap
Last Sunday I got to ride Cider for the first time in a month. It was good to see her again!
The night before there had been a wind storm with gusts strong enough to move the livestock panels that make up the ring. Shannon and Nancy had gotten the panels fixed except for the gate panel which had been…Continue
Added by Jackie Cochran on February 19, 2022 at 10:40am — No Comments
We Forgot His Hay Again
When Sam brought MJ to the wash stall his legs were muddy. Sam got the warm water going and spent several minutes spraying the mud off all four legs, and there was a good bit of mud.
Then came the cleaning of the hooves, and in between all of this we FORGOT TO GIVE MJ HIS HAY!…Continue
Added by Jackie Cochran on February 12, 2022 at 10:26am — No Comments
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A Subtle Change with Big Results
I was lucky this week, I got my lesson on MJ. Those wonderful weeks of riding three times are long gone, and I just hope I can get back to that soon!
When I got to the stable Mary, the young lady who helps me groom and tack up MJ, brought him in to the wash stall while I got my Haas brushes…Continue
Added by Jackie Cochran on February 5, 2022 at 11:59am — No Comments