Another Geoffrey Adventure

https://www.facebook.com/geoffrytheconqueror/videos/2133888020230892/ One of the things that brightens my non-riding days is . . . watching other people having fun riding horses. Yes, that seems masochistic, even to me, but I've been watching the Longines Jumper Series (broadcast live over YouTube by the HorseNetwork) religiously, gasping at the height of some of the jumps. And, I've …

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Rules for dating an Equestrian

Copied from Facebook. Many nuggets of truth here! Rules for dating/marrying an equestrian: They WILL have layers of clothes and muddy boots....either provide a place for them to drop these things or don't whine about the mess. Expensive tack is still cheaper than the horse and human medical bills that can result from cheap tack. …

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All I want for Christmas is a Motor Pony

https://www.facebook.com/rodeozone1/videos/1126059777529838/ OMG, these Motor ponies  look like a hoot. They are just one of the stable of motorized "stock" from from Rodeo Zone Tech, the brainchild of rodeo contestant/owner/inventor Jim Donnelly. While the bulls and broncs are used to train rodeo athletes, those cute little motorized ponies are just good fun. Take him on a …

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You can Lead a Horse to Water

https://www.facebook.com/greatbigstory/videos/1711337585835334/ The tradition of shrimp fishing dates back to the 13th century, but it is an art that almost died out. Not long ago, only three mounted shrimp fisherman remained. That number has grown to 19 as people in the Belgian village of Oostduinkerke work to sustain their cultural heritage. “The strong Brabant horses walk …

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