With horses, as with all animals, things don’t always go as expected. With Ridley, we add in an extra little mystery into the equation. I have had 5 years with him and I can tend to predict his moods as he is not subtle. His ears and eyes always tell you a story, if you… Continue reading Really Ridley?
In an effort to cash in on our previous success, Ridley and I had 2 more dates with the tarp this past week. I decided that the tarp would move each day and become a static object during my rides. As I was on my own, I didn’t want to have to deal with fiddling… Continue reading Ridley vs. The Tarp – Part 2
I had the wonderful opportunity to bring my friend (who introduced me to my husband and was my Maid of Honour) to the barn where I am keeping Ridley. We also managed to have it during one of our sessions with Tom! (see Ridley – an introduction for more info re: Tom) Mainly because I… Continue reading Ridley vs. The Tarp
I realized today that I haven’t really blogged about one of my favourite things to talk about, Ridley. Ridley is a 10 year old 16.3-17.0 hh (just try to measure him…) Oldenburg gelding with a very high opinion of himself. I suspect that he would have a completely different take about what I tell you,… Continue reading Ridley – an introduction
I often get asked about fly bonnets for horses. They were the idea behind starting SpackCraft as I figured that I should be able to make an equivalent to the high end fly bonnets out there. Using my crochet skills and desire to find the perfect design and materials, I have developed a pattern that… Continue reading Fly Bonnets