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Coming back after a Nokota high.

It was a sad day yesterday having to leave North Dakota. I learned so much about myself as a horsewoman and person even though I was an observer instead of a participant in the Nokota® Horse Experience clinic. I changed … Continue reading

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Injury

So I’ve had my first major injury.  Which is in part why I haven’t posted in such a while, because the injury and dealing with it took so much out of me, not really physically but emotionally and mentally.  Kiko … Continue reading

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Feeding time

Today, I ended up at our barn at the very tail end of feeding time and I was able to observe behaviors that suddenly became interesting to me.  The scenario was all the “fat boys” who are the top horses … Continue reading

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Nokota Horses in need

So I debated on the way to get this out best…… Honestly, it’s hard for me asking people for money for any reason…even when my kids were selling candy bars for some fundraiser or other at school…I was kind of … Continue reading

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Horse people and the craziness

I’m not sure what everyone out there sees with other horse people, but I honestly have to say, some of the people I meet in my horsemanship journey are just kind of…well…are a little “off”. I don’t really mean by … Continue reading

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Steady and True

So I hear a lot of people in this horse life say they have the most awesome horse. Some times I do doubt them not because I’m a cynic (which I am) but because I’ve met their horses and I … Continue reading

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Energy up Energy down

So this past weekend, My most awesome trainer Jack Lieser had me working on Energy up Energy down when communicating with my horse.  I asked him to help me because when we stopped…Kiko would stop very flat and hard and … Continue reading

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