Spring......... and Colts........

What is it with boys and springtime? They don't even have to get close enough to a mare to smell her to know that something is up. I swear the sun just needs to come out for the colts, and some bigger boys too, to be acting ridiculous. Screaming, rearing, striking, all kinds of boy play abounds in the springtime, like it or not. This just might be the reason I consider myself to be a mare person.

Today was a beautiful almost warm spring day. After the wet, cold spring we've had, temperatures in the lower 60s felt warm. For the first time I was able to shed my long underwear