Category Archives: Dee

A horse I free-leased for approx. 10 months.

Dee returns home

Today, Dee returned home to her owner. I actually feel far more relieved then upset. She just wasn’t what I was expecting, and I needed to make the decision to re-train her or let her return to her owner. Priced … Continue reading

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to do what is right

Today, I made the decision to let Dee go back to her owner. You may remember she came to me on a free lease last August and while she is gorgeous horse (no doubt about that), she simply isn’t what … Continue reading

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Z’s chiropractor

Z had her monthly chiro visit… MUCH better — only tried to bite me twice and kick me four times. Improvements and everything! Seems she is finally holding the changes in her body. I did schedule her for December because … Continue reading

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Midline dermatitis

After reading Baba Yaga’s posts about Neckthread worms, I knew that both Dee and Z had issues with midline dermatitis. Double dose of Ivermectin (by weight), then 14 days later another double dose (by weight). 1st dose given today. I love this … Continue reading

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the changes with age

The temps have dropped dramatically to a level that is comfortable to be outside. After I wrapped up class, I left to the barn where I worked Z a bit and then rode Dee. I am not the person I used … Continue reading

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Round pen: more tension

Working a horse, without any tack, in the round pen is one of the quickest ways to finding out information about your horse. If you ever go horse shopping, try to work the horse in this manner to really learn … Continue reading

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vet visit

Last week BigT came up lame on the right hind – the same area of the pelvic fracture. After five days of Bute and stall rest, it did not improve so I had scheduled the vet to look at him … Continue reading

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