Monthly Archives: January 2012

Why do things change on horseback?

If an animals tossing it’s head around and thrashing it’s tail with a wild look on it’s face, we know it’s upset. Why does this change when people are on a horses back? It’s like people put blinders on….a blind … Continue reading

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Progress horse

I went out today to see my horse since it was 38 degrees and sunny. When he saw me, he was waiting by the fence while I was talking to some people about the day. When I came close, he … Continue reading

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Nokota horse Brokeback (Heath)

I just wanted to post about this guy…He’s got a great story. This is Brokeback or Heath…whatever we decided to call him that day. When he was a lot younger while moving him from one area to another, this guy … Continue reading

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Nokota horse Medicine Hat

So apperently we weren’t very creative naming Medicine Hat so we just called him exactly that. He’s a beautiful Nokota I worked with in North Dakota that had never been handled before. I was picked to work with him and … Continue reading

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Working with Left Brain Introvert horses….and me

The other day, I took my friend out to our barn. She rode as a kid but hasn’t since so in some ways she’s considered a beginner again. We were considering leasing her a horse. It was suggested we try one … Continue reading

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Underestimating horses

I’m beginning to understand how much we underestimate horses. To better put it, I am just starting to understand this. I think we do it more then we realize. My Father in law, Amalio is from Peurto Rico, from a family … Continue reading

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The Nokota horse Blue

“Little Blue” is what I ended up calling him because I just couldn’t find a name that fit him very well was my first. My very first Nokota I took from first touch to sitting in the saddle, becuase of … Continue reading

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