Trip to America

Well better late than never, time to share our trip to America! Thursday 7th April – Our adventure commenced with me so excited and nervous to get to America that I misplaced our boarding passes whilst going through the security checkpoint at the Mackay airport, panic over! I was then
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Is your’e horse mad!

I never want to push my horse to the point of making him confused and mad! Have I done so? Sure! But I have learnt from my mistakes and continue to still learn.   Sometimes when working with our horses they may become frustrated or confused as they struggle to
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Do your horses’ ears speak?

Well not audibly but certainly with body language. Turn your horse loose in a round pen, whilst standing in the middle move your horse around you and observe what your horse’s ears are saying. Are they both pricked forward, or both back, maybe one ear is cocked towards you whilst
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Pain or Leadership

        Had the pleasure of working with a lovely Quarter Horse Mare this week that had me thinking. She had recently bitten her owner upon approaching her in the paddock and touching her in the girth area. Just as a demonstration I walked straight up to her
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Is Groundwork necessary?

I hear people say I don’t need to do any groundwork I can just get on and ride, and yes I can just saddle up my horses and just get on and ride also, but I like to do groundwork. I like to spend the time moving my horses’ feet
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