Everything starts to slow down this time of the year. The days are cooler and the darkness settles over the land earlier each evening. The chill in the air makes it harder to get up...» Read More!
When I look at a puddle, I take it as a challenge. Whether I’m “mucking it” around the barn or am walking across a parking lot, I don’t want to watch where I’m walking. I...» Read More!
Temperatures across North America have plummeted this weekend, and horse owners that may have been toughing out the winter weather in some areas of the country are choosing to stay indoors today. I can’t say...» Read More!
Every time I read a headline that includes the words “barn” and “fire,” my heart absolutely breaks. There can be different culprits at play, but no matter what the cause, the results are usually devastating....» Read More!
What a wonderfully chilly start to 2015! Brrr!!! I have been snuggled up in a fleece pull-over in a determined effort to avoid turning on the heater. It’s so rarely used that when I do...» Read More!
Most of us have had one of those horses at some point during our lives–you know, the ones for who just can’t fit normal horse “off the rack” sizes. Maybe their body just has an odd...» Read More!
Have you ever found yourself wishing that you could ride in a pair of sweatpants? Sure, the concept sounds pretty great — soft, warm and comfy sweatpants substituted in for a fitted pair of riding...» Read More!
Since the holidays have passed us by, we’ve officially transitioned from the most wonderful time of the year into those couple of months when many of us wish we could hibernate during the deep freeze. I...» Read More!
As we settle in preparing for record breaking cold this weekend, I got to poking around for some farm management tips for the cold weather. Our beloved horses and their homes are definitely as risk...» Read More!
Sunday Links from ERS-Eventing.com Ah yes, the traditional holiday cold. I was silly to think I’d managed to avoid catching it this year. Instead of being out at the barn this morning, I’m sitting here...» Read More!