Monthly Archives: September 2014

Reed’s First Show

All photographs by Lisa Dixon, Reed’s owner. Please don’t use these without permission! Many, many thanks to Lisa, the Mutterer, that wonderfully special horse and my Lord the King. All glory to God!

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Comedy of Errors

Today was a good day with one interesting little interval that left me at a loss as to whether I should laugh or cry or both. It involved a colt with his foot in a haynet, me rapidly ditching the … Continue reading

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Rockin’ the Cross-Country

May I just say that eventing is AWESOME? Okay, so I’ll do whatever discipline suits the horse best… but I am SO glad that Arwen has taken to eventing. I love it!! Yesterday morning, I was immediately glad of the … Continue reading

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A Poor Workman Blames his Tools?

They say it’s only a poor workman that blames his tools. It should follow, then, that it’s a poor horseman that blames his saddle or his horse or his boots or his bit. Of course, most of the time this … Continue reading

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SFTSBH: Listening to Silence

Jenn at Stories from the Saddle asks: I want to know: Why do you do what you do? […] I want to know why you have chosen the particular discipline you have. This would be a whole lot easier if I had actually … Continue reading

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On Horses and Boxes

Monty Roberts wrote that the most common remedial problem he had to deal with was horses who refused to load. This is hardly surprising, seeing as getting into a horsebox goes directly against several of the most important rules of … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: New Numnah!

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