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Kim's Blog


Today I hopped on Meddling. She was totally fine with that idea. A little worried at first, but not tense at all! We did a little walk and trot, left and right, and I hopped off. She answered the question correctly. Actual “stuff” can start next week. I think she will make a fine riding […]

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Henry cross-tied today

Yeah, that just never happens on the track. He was pretty surprised he couldn’t put his head down, but was otherwise unconcerned. The nice, cool water after all of 20 minutes “work” in Virginia August made him very cooperative. What we are doing with him now is more mentally than physically exhausting, and when he […]

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Henry, one more time

Okay, new volunteer Jen is brave and agreed to get on recently raced (well, not so recently anymore) Henry for steering and stopping practice. She likes him just as much as I do! It took him a few minutes to decide New Human was okay, but after that was pretty relaxed. Henry stepped over a […]

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