Category: Horse Sense

Girls and Horses

Check this out:  There is a saying about a boy and his dog.  I don’t know where it came from nor do know the first person to say it.  Maybe it started as recently as the movie Old Yeller.  You saw Old Yeller, didn’t you?  The story of a...

Louva

CW, Here’s a view of the world from the Captain’s chair on the top of a horse.  Many, myself included, will tell you it is by far the best seat in the house.  This is a photo of Louva’s first trail ride, and let me tell you, she did...

Elmira

Coffee’s on if you want a cup. You know I was born in Elmira, don’t you? Yeah, Elmira New York. Course, I’ve never been back since I left for the Army. I think about that place some. Well, that’s a bit of a lie, I think about that place...

Wolf Teeth

Hey CW, Got some great news to tell you.  Louva, the little filly I told you about, well by this time tomorrow she will be in college.  That’s right; she’s on her way to school.  You may remember I told you she fell and cut herself while trying to...

A letter to CW

Hey CW, Wanted to take a few minutes out of my day and bring you up to speed about Louva.  Louva, besides being one of my Dad’s sister, is also the name of one of the last colts he raised.  You can see by the picture she is a dark brown...

Ablurrabull

Over the course of his lifetime, my father owned hundreds of horses.  No doubt he trained, evaluated, worked with, and rode hundreds more.  At the time of his death, he only owned two. He introduced me to the horses about two months before he died.  I remember him leaning on the fence and...

American Mustangs

Perhaps nothing symbolizes the spirit and dignity of America as much as the mustang. Their power echoes the strength of our mountains and cities. Their free-roaming spirit embodies the work ethic and adventurous nature of the American people. In 1971, Congress declared wild mustangs as “living symbols of the...