So far all my May plans have been well and truly chucked out the window. Horses!! Firstly through no fault of anyone unfortunately our yard was put on lock down with no one allowed in or out therefore all competitions, clinics and lessons were cancelled. Secondly the horses were turned out 24/7 for the summer … Continue reading May so far …
Our highest course to date and what we have planned for March... if this snow clears!
To non horse owners this might sound a little weird but Im hoping those of you who do own horses or have been around them long enough will know what I mean when I say ..... Eva is in a mood with me! Actually no, she is furious at me! She has been in this … Continue reading The Silent Conversation
Following on from my previous diary entry, in which I was held captive in my stable and was not allowed to be let out to my field much to my displeasure! Sunday morning came and I glared at my human as she entered the barn. She avoided my gaze but she knew my eye were … Continue reading Diary of a Moody Mare Vol # 3 – The Awful Weekend Part 2
Where better to start than at the beginning. On Monday night it had been decided by my human and, so it would appear, all other humans at the yard that we shall be stabled during the dark hours for winter. I was not impressed at this and in circumstances like this it is imperative that … Continue reading Diary of a Moody Mare Vol #3 – The Awful Weekend Part 1
As winter draws in it is time for a clip, something I love when it has been done but dread in the run up to. As much as I would love Eva to have a full clip or a hunter clip this is just not on our Evas schedule. Since Eva gets friendly with her … Continue reading Clipping …
VETS ARE THE WORST!!! THEY COME IN TO YOUR STABLE START POKING YOU! The rudeness is beyond belief! Dear diary, My human brought a stranger in today, not just the usual stranger but a Vet! Not just on to the yard but on to my private residence!! First she tried listening to my heart. I … Continue reading Diary of a Moody Mare Vol #2
Yay ! Some very kind person at the yard must of found it and had put it on my box when I arrived at the yard on Monday night. I was going to go round the route again to try and find it but someone beat me to it. I thought I may as well … Continue reading I got my stirrup leather back!
I AM ON A DIET A. DIET. THE HORROR, THE OUTRAGE. THIS IS ABSOLUTELY ...PREPOSTEROUS!! Dear diary, I have decided to keep a diary now due to the declining condition of my standard of living. Yesterday my human decided - because she apparently gets to decide everything in my life - that I shall be … Continue reading Diary of a Moody Mare Vol #1
Eva is not a particularly affectionate horse. She is not a horse that will stand for cuddles and attention. Then again Im not a human who is particularly cuddly either. She likes her space. Her bubble. She demands respect of her space. In the time that I have owned her there have been a few … Continue reading Signs of Affection