Today was Rowan’s second hoof trim — her first by Christina, my regular barefoot trimmer. It was, as Christina said, a non-event. I don’t know if it’s a testament to clicker training or to her incredible base personality, but depsite the lack of training I’ve done with her, she’s gentle and calm and willing. I’m absolutely besotted with her.
It has been a hard month here. On Feb. 27, we lost our retired mare, Guin. On March 22, we…Continue Reading
My sweet Guin went to the Rainbow Bridge today. Guin was a half-Percheron / half-something-small-we-guess-Quarter-Horse who spent the first 10…Continue Reading
Wow -- it has been a long time since I updated my blog! There has been a good reason for…Continue Reading
Yesterday -- a gorgeous, sunny spring day in western Washington -- I trekked down to Olympia and spent several hours…Continue Reading