“Anna, do you have any articles that touch on behavioral euthanasia?” It’s from a question about a rescue horse in trouble. Initially, things went well enough but now there is unusual pasture activity, unprovoked aggression toward other horses, and the issues continue to escalate. A horrible fit of extreme bucking resulted in the rider … Read more
My gray mare calming signals included squinty eyes, a dry mouth, and a weird chicken-like movement with my neck and head. Every now and then one of my naked feet would kick out. Breathing? Not noticeably. If there is a medical visit I like even less than a mammogram, it’s going to the dermatologist. I … Read more
Lines not crossed.
Not a Disney movie.
Do No Harm But Take No Crap
Our thoughts are as true as tattoos.
The 2018 Long Ears Tour
But no, really, this horse is especially special among the special.
Escalating cues equals escalating anxiety.