Wednesday News & Notes

Grays for days in Lauren Kieffer’s barn. Photo via Lauren Kieffer Eventing FB page.

I try not to go horse shopping with too many stipulations, but one of them is no grays. Like many people, I love the way they look but I simply don’t have the energy or time to get them clean enough to present in public. And if I don’t want one, I can’t imagine being in Lauren Kieffer’s barn and having to take care of her gaggle of grays!

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Whether you spell it spell it Beach (FEI) or Beech (USEF), there’s no denying Sean is a star. Buck Davidson’s chestnut stalwart might be the laidback horse in the barn. As a result, Buck didn’t always believe in him but after years together he’s starting to come around. [Behind the Stall Door]

Coral Keen has a novel idea about winter improvement. Usually we try to focus on positive thinking, trying to make our visualizations become reality. Coral wants you to think about the activities that make you feel not so great; imagine the lead change or the left handed corner that makes you squirm. Now work on that this winter. [Winter Isn’t About Pottering Around]

So a horse walks into a bar … no, really. JB, a local hunt horse, got to hang out with a few patrons in a local bar as part of a tradition. He got the part based on his height, after last year’s Shetland pony was determined to be too short. [Festive Bar Tradition]

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