So finally the day came when the vet was going to come out and float the horse’s teeth. I was pretty worried that it wouldn’t go so well. I shouldn’t have; it all went fine. I underestimated the power of sedation. Dr. Gillis, of AMC, wanted to start with Barbie because her teeth were worse. […]

I strongly believe that building a relationship with your horse is the key to understanding horses. Horses always look for leaders. Some horses are much more dominant towards people, but that is mostly because they find people to be incapable of taking care of them. A strong leader is what makes horses feel comfortable and […]

As I have come to know my horses better, I have been realizing that everything I learned about riding lessons hasn’t really stuck with me. I was wondering if it was all for naught, but then I recognized that I did learn lots about riding, but only riding. I have taken riding lessons for a […]