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Conformation Shots? No Problem

I have a story to tell you. Jennifer Anstey is the publisher for the Horse Media Group of magazines. She told me she’s planning an article about the different breeds of horses and asked if I could send her a conformation photo of a Lusitano (we...

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Driving at the 2018 Spring Fundraiser Was a Hit

On May 6th, we had our spring fundraiser. We raised over $1,850 for victims of last year’s hurricane Irma. For the first time EVER we presented horses pulling carts. Pax pulled a Country Gig and Dora pulled a pony cart with rear entry. We had a liv...

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Mini Noel Performs at a House Concert

Here’s the video from Saturday’s intermission performance at a House Concert. Noel plays the horse-piano. The crew that got this show on the road included: 1. Piano maker, Bill Stott 2. Hair dresser, Christi McQuaker 3. Chauffeur and handler, Win...

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Preparing for a House Concert with Noel

Yesterday at 10:00 Bill and I were at Michele Mele’s figuring out the logistics for a miniature horse’s appearance in a House Concert Saturday April 21. Michele lives about six minutes north of us. She hosts House Concerts throughout the year. Th...

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Learning to Drive at Winsong Farm

Here are videos of Dora and Pax driving and a video of Angel learning the first steps towards driving. Another blustery, windy, noisy-nature day. Dora: Pax: Angel: Bryn came for her third or fourth visit to Winsong Farm. She’s 15 years old and ...

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That Little Devil!

You KNOW I could only be referring to Dora. Well, here’s what happened. I was in the lower barn minutes ago doing night feed, water top up and mucking out where needed. I let Dora out of her stall because she was NOT pounding on her gate. (A minor ...

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Driving Lessons for Dora and Pax

Here’s a video taken today of  Dora pulling a cart and Pax pulling a Country Gig: Here’s Pax with the Country Gig: Funny thing about the Gig. Here’s the information we got at Wikapedia. We saw this AFTER purchasing the Country Gig. The meanin...

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More Fun with Noel

Noel came to the house for her second visit recently. This time we added the bean bag for her to sit on, some nifty shoes and slippers to model AND a child’s soft chair which she almost fit into....

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Noel’s Indoor Piano Recital

Wendy and I had a wonderful session with the miniature horse, Noel. This was Noel’s second look at the horse piano. Bill and I played with her Sunday. Noel figured out on Sunday how to make the note farthest to the left, “C”, create...

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Tracking Horses in the Snow

Well, yesterday the temperature was ONLY -10 around noon so I headed to the barn to give more hay outdoors and fetch Zelador for a ride (first one in a long time). I walked through the small black gate and noticed that the gate to the girls’ paddoc...

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