I don't know if me and lanky are on some sort of holiday or this is our new home....been here a week and it seems mum and dad are in a stable beside our which is a first.
I loved the new field with all the hedges for shelter and all the lovely grass. Being out first thing every day was nice again and mummy even comes out in weird purple spotty things called jammies ... [Read More]
Well I thought it was about time I started a diary for me new boy, he has been with us about 4 weeks now. He is a 3 year old black highland pony.
This year my plan with him is to introduce the idea of lunging, long lining, get the word association for walk and trot, start with standing him next to blocks, and then hopefully lean over a bit and possibly have a wee sit before I turn him away depending on how well everything else goes as I want to turn him away by about November time, I... [Read More]
I don't think I've posted anything much about Fergus's younger "brother" on here before. He's four and he's about as similar to Fergus as chalk is to cheese. Cain and Abel, or, for any Casualty obsessives, he's Cal to Fergus's Ethan. (Did I really just use that? I need to get out more!)
Darach was earmarked as mine practically at birth and finally came down to me when he was a year and a bit...
I have recently taken on a project from a friend who is going through a confidence crisis, and recently bought a schoolmaster so poor Queen has been a field ornament. Since getting a promotion at work and a pay rise and 2 days off a week, I thought there was no better time than to take this little mare on.
i have had her for almost 3 weeks now.. (I know! I kept a secret ... [Read More]