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...
What do you all wear? I currently have Hunter weeklies that desperately need replacing (had them 8 years and they now leak).
Read reviews which say Hunters are not as good as they used to be, reviews say Joules wellies are not great either. Looking at the Dublin River boots but read mixed reviews on these. Might also be handy to have something I can also ride in if need to.
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]