The First Bird’s Nest of the Season

Bird's Nest

Walking under a tree in the girls’ pasture, I came across the first bird’s nest of the season lying in the grass. You can see that this one is courtesy of Curly and Freedom — a nice mix of chestnut hair and white — along with some string. Zelda did not contribute! I love how […]

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Collect your extra horse hair to help clean up oil spill

One thing we horse owners have plenty of is horse hair, especially as your horse sheds out. Who knew that this hair is now considered a renewable resource that can be used to help absorb the crude oil spilled in the Gulf of Mexico? A San Francisco-based charity, Matter of Trust, collects hair to use […]

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