365 Days in Horse Country – Ranch Sorting

January 24th, 2014

365 Days in Horse Country – Ranch Sorting

 

 


On cattle ranches throughout the West, the sorting of cattle takes place on a daily basis.  Like many ranching tasks involving horses and cattle, sorting has become a competitive activity.

Ranch sorting is a timed event that can be done by one rider, or by a team of two or three.  Eleven head of cattle are placed in a 50 or 60 foot (15.2 or 18 ...

2 Fisher Drive, Creemore, ON

January 20th, 2014

I just finished uploading this Vacant Land for sale, 2 Fisher Drive, Creemore, ON

Don't miss this rare opportunity to build your dream home in the foothills of Creemore! Located in the hamlet of Avening, this cleared lot is steps away from the Mad River, protected woodlands, and The Carruthers Memorial Conservation Area. Nestled in the foothills of the escarpment, this parcel is zoned resid ...

365 Days in Horse Country – Ride a New Horse

January 17th, 2014

365 Days in Horse Country – Ride a New Horse

 

Horse owners have a habit of riding only their horse, and not surprisingly either.  Most people barely have time to ride their own horses, never mind someone else’s.  But it’s actually important to ride an unfamiliar horse now and then.  Here’s why:

  • Boost your confidence.  When you ride the same horse all the time, year after year, you get c ...

365 Days in Horse Country – Equus

January 10th, 2014

365 Days in Horse Country – Equus






Horse lovers initially rejoiced when they heard a play about horses called “Equus” had opened on Broadway in the early 1970s.  Their rejoicing was soon replaced with disgust when they found out that the play was about a seventeen year old boy who deliberately blinds horses.

“Equus” became a huge sensation, even though it was disturbing, especially for p ...

365 Days in Horse Country – ANNOUNCEMENT – Daily Health and Basic First Aid

January 3rd, 2014

365 Days in Horse Country – ANNOUNCEMENT – Daily Health and Basic First Aid




What better way than to kick of the New Year with an annoucement of a horse clinic?!

It is with great pleasure that I draw your attention to another very worthwhile clinic.   This is a great opportunity to learn very valuable lessons from seasoned horsefolks.  Please consider availing yourself to all of the knowledge ...