Fireworks, love them or hate them, they now seem to be a year-round occurrence. Julie Doorne has been highlighting across social media, how this issue affects horse owners, and is campaigning for change to help keep us all safe.
As the horse changes eyes, he must place the handler in the blind spot and then pick them up again with the other eye. Working with our horses as Buck does help the horse to connect what he sees in each eye and change eyes smoothly.
The 2018 WEG was originally to have been held in Canada, but 18 months ago due to financial issues, Canada pulled out - leaving the future of the WEG hanging. The horse park in Tryon, North Carolina offered to take the event and overnight it changed countries and venues.
It seems like yesterday, the Western Equestrian Society (WES) were celebrating their very first year as the premier Western Riding Club here in the UK, and here they are, many years later, planning a huge celebration for the 34th anniversary.
The TX Ranch is situated in 30,000 acres of wild scenery located on the Montana-Wyoming border. You are in the middle of nowhere; 4G forget it, Wifi dream on! Leave your phone and tablet at home, they will not be needed here.
As winter now approaches and our show season is over, it is time to appraise your efforts for this year. My suggestion is to take time out and write down all or any of the problems that you have had in low-scoring rounds so that you have a master plan to work on before next season. Remember, spring is only a few months away and if we take out Christmas, and bad weather days, we have probably got only six weeks left to get into shape for next year’s show season.