Changing a Light Bulb - Horse Style

Hoofbeats Archive on March 12, 2010, 4:29 pm


A friend e-mailed this to me the other day. I laughed out loud and then sent it on. How many horsepersons or horses does it take to change a light bulb? Western pleasure riders: Oh, my God! Someone change that...
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NeighSayers: Dear Horse.....

Hoofbeats Archive on March 8, 2010, 7:00 am


Great letter from "Your Adoring Owner" to a horse. Ditto to my horses, although I'd also request that this spring they refrain from dumping clover slobber onto my jacket, head and, in brilliant feats of marksmanship, the insides of my...
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Came doing Dressage

Hoofbeats Archive on March 3, 2010, 4:42 pm


I'm not into dressage but this is pretty cool....
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Carnival of Horses and Thoughts

Hoofbeats Archive on March 1, 2010, 8:27 pm


Well, it looks like February is done and gone. And it was a beautiful full moon to send it off with. The first thing I want to do is to remind everyone to check out this months Carnival of Horses...
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Not AGAIN!

Hoofbeats Archive on February 26, 2010, 7:03 pm


Probably the worst fear a horse owner has is walking out to the pasture and not seeing your horse. Especially when your horses usually come running up to you or are waiting at the gate for their grain. Your worst...
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Diary of a Small Black Horse

Hoofbeats Archive on February 15, 2010, 6:39 pm


"Last night was really fun. Mom and Dad brought Tobi and me back from the pasture and left us with our dinner, and after they "protected" me from Tobi stealing my grain (boys are SO rude), they left us as...
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Images

Hoofbeats Archive on February 8, 2010, 3:36 am


I came across this and thought it was a neat picture. I've had several busy days and realized it has been a week since my last entry. Geez the days just go by! I had a really good topic on...
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Touching Wild Horses

Hoofbeats Archive on January 30, 2010, 2:24 am


Larry and I love movies, it's our escape. Three or four times a week after dinner we cuddle up in bed and watch a Netflix movie. A few days ago we watched a good one - "Touching Wild Horses" with...
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Wheelchair Pony Cart

Hoofbeats Archive on January 26, 2010, 2:51 pm


My friends Shelly & John Elliott of Magnolia, Texas run a little business of pony cart rides called Little HorseShoe Farm (mostly Shelly). Recently John adapted a pony cart for their friend David who is wheelchair bound but still wants...
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Home sweet home

Hoofbeats Archive on January 26, 2010, 1:27 am


Our humble abode...
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Horse Dreams

Hoofbeats Archive on January 23, 2010, 12:00 pm


I've often watched my dog sleep, and there is no doubt in my mind that she has some pretty good dreams. I was looking out my window and Harmony is stretched out flat on her side in the sun. An...
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Judge Rules for BLM, but says holdings are probably illegal

Hoofbeats Archive on January 22, 2010, 12:00 pm


Houston - A Washington D.C. federal judge ruled in late December that the capture of thousands of wild horses in Nevada could go forward on the Calico range, a range once the stomping grounds of Mark Twain and the silver...
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Martial Arts Pony

Hoofbeats Archive on January 19, 2010, 12:00 pm


I've been telling everyone that my mare does yoga and my colt does martial arts. While I haven't gotten any good pictures of the positions that Harmony can get into (and she gets into some doozies), we finally got some...
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Martial law is put in place at Callegari

Hoofbeats Archive on January 18, 2010, 2:23 pm


It was last Wednesday that I first heard about it. I had come up to the barn to meet the farrier. A fellow boarder asked "did you hear that there are cases of strangles here at the barn?" I hadn't...
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Cuttin' Day

Hoofbeats Archive on January 15, 2010, 2:04 am


Today was a big day for Tobi. It started out bleak and grey, rain drizzling since before dawn and tempatures holding in the low 50's. Just before 8 am out comes his people all dressed. "It's food time!" says the...
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Thinking horses

Hoofbeats Archive on January 12, 2010, 2:07 am


I've long been a believer that all animals are capable of thought. How close that method of thinking is to ours is justafiably in question. We, as humans, can only concieve of something if we are aware that it exists...
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Cold, cold weather

Hoofbeats Archive on January 8, 2010, 7:56 pm


It doesn't get cold like this often along the Texas gulf coast. This winter sure has kept us indoors. I am use to 70 degree weather in January and the forecast isn't going to let us get even close to...
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January Carnival of Horses

Hoofbeats Archive on January 4, 2010, 2:41 am


Don't forget to read all the intersting posts for this months Carnival of Horses at Wendy's Horse Adventures...
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More BLM roundups

Hoofbeats Archive on January 3, 2010, 12:57 am


It looks like the BLM is an unstoppable train.  From the information posted on Grey Horse Matters' Dec 27 posting, the BLM is rounding up nearly 80% of the wild horses of Red Rock Canyon in Nevada, most of it...
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Animals make the perfect humans

Hoofbeats Archive on December 27, 2009, 9:36 pm


This was too good not to pass along.  Thank to Kim from Enlightened HorsemanShip who posted this on her Facebook page.Animals Make the Perfect Humans by Rita Brown...
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