Make it Work - Part 3 - Work

Dressage Mom Archive on August 1, 2008, 19:50

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For most of us, having a horse (or two or ten horses) means that we have to have full time jobs. No matter if you board them or if you have them at home, horses are expensive. I have had a job - at least a part-time job - since I was fourteen years old, and I didn't get my first horse until I was twenty-one. That doesn't mean I didn't spend money, it just means that the majority of it didn't go towards board.

Most of the horse owners that I know only have jobs so they can afford their horses. This is true for me too. During