My friend was tracing her Arabian’s family tree. She’d driven north of Denver to see her horse’s sire and ran into a pathetic spotted colt that somehow reminded her of me. I was a self-employed artist barely making my bills, my relationship was failing, and I had a list of personal quirks that were entirely … Read more
We did it all right. We took our time and prepared ahead. I was actually aware that over 60% of foals develop ulcers when they are weaned.
One of the best lessons I know about training horses I learned from a puppy back when I was nineteen.
If you are standing next to your horse and he looks away, do you think he’s distracted or even disrespectful? When your horse yawns is he sleepy? If he moves slowly, is he lazy?
What do you believe? Is there any reason a horse shouldn’t have as good a recall as a dog?
“That horse has been beat!” is her opinion. Sometimes you can look at a horse and just tell.