Month: March 2011

Zephyr and Jaime

Zephyr’s new owner came to visit him last weekend and I think the two got along amazingly well.  They seem well suited for each other.   Part of the sale price of Z included some training time and  lessons with Troy so when another event got cancelled, Jamie was able to come by and get…


Mercedes officially has her new home!

We received word from Mercedes’ new owner that she wants to keep her so our trial period is complete.   It is really wonderful to hear from the owner that Mercedes is doing well with the trust games they have been playing and that their first ride went very well.  I think we found a…


The Equine Mind – As I See It

In recent months I have spoken with several horse trainers and owners, on the subject of the “intelligence” of horses, individually and as identified in specific breeds. I put the word intelligence in quotes because the first thing I concluded was that before we can even start discussing how smart a horse or breed may…