A smelly barn is unhealthy and unpleasant for horses and people, an ideal breeding place for flies, and a common source of friction between neighbors.
By Barrel Horse News Magazine
Dena Kirkpatrick discusses three basic ingredients needed to develop better feel, correct position and faster times.
Cavalletti (it's Italian for "little horses") are a familiar piece of equipment for anyone who rides English. A cavalletto (the singular form) functions as a hybrid between a trotting pole and an actual jump. It usually takes the form of a 10 or 12-foot pole, bolted on either end to a wooden X. Depending on whether you turn the cavalletto so that the pole is suspended underneath the X, to the side of the X, or on top, you get three different heights with which to challenge your horse.
If you see you a fire start in or near your barn, are you prepared to put it out? A hose connected to a hydrant will work on some fires but might make some fires worse. Having the right kind of fire extinguisher close at hand, however, could enable you to put out any type of fire - possibly saving your barn and your horses. Here's how to choose fire extinguishers suitable for your barn.
2015 NRHA EUROPEAN DERBY & PRE FUTURITY Sevenchextocash and Bernard Fonck win the European Open Pre Futurity
By ACTHA Member Jan Poland
There's a man, one of my husband's work cohorts from twenty plus years ago, to whom I owe a huge "thank you". My husband, being the furthest thing from a horse person, was tough to convince that Ashley, our daughter, needed a horse. But this man told him that getting a horse for his daughter was the wisest decision he had ever made.
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