Moments of Sheer Despiration

Learning Horses Archive on February 12, 2008, 4:42

I wanted to comment on Equine Mine's recent post but didn't feel that I could really express what I had to say in just a comment.

In the summer of 2005 I owned 4 horses and I couldn't ride any of them. In the last three months Precious had been through a stone bruise, abcess and founder requiring my presence at the barn 2x a day and although recovering from acute symptoms we didn't know the cause, when she tore downt the fence and kicked the crap out of my new QH almost breaking her jaw. I couldn't bridle her for a month because of the sores. My gelding Tesoro was in training several