Monthly Archives: January 2010

Isn’t she labradorable…

..as she is starting to get bigger and also has a red jumper to keep her warm when she goes out onto the yard. Elyce brought Flo this jumper on Saturday because her dog has outgrown it and thought it … Continue reading

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So long and thanks from all the..

..ponies. Today was Kessa’s last day on the yard as she heads off for England tomorrow. Last week the girls had a farewell party and tonight they are all going to the Teenagers Ball but today at lunch time they … Continue reading

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Creme eggs are our heroes..

because Wednesday night they saved our ponies and a possible road traffic accident. Argh! Katie and I sat down to watch NCIS at 9.30pm (recorded on Sky) when we decided we had to have a Cadbury’s Creme Egg from the … Continue reading

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New shoes for some..

of the horses today as our farrier, Gary, came down. After the dreadful weather it had been hard to get Gary out to us and a few of the horses were looking a bit long in the toe. So they … Continue reading

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At last..

..we got to ride in the outdoor school today. We had to lead the ponies out and then mount in the outdoor school as there was a bit too much ice on the apron at the front of the school … Continue reading

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Scottie had his..

..first walk out in hand today. After a long recuperation and box rest since the 18th October it is now time to begin strengthening his leg and putting it to some use. Of course it is only about five minutes … Continue reading

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Thawing ice and lots of..

..water was the theme of today and so we spent the day in the indoor school keeping dry and working for the most part on our balance with lots of excercises without stirrups and without saddles. Having said that we … Continue reading

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Still no freezing but..

..the ice is here, we can’t drive the car up the road and now it’s started snowing. Not big flakes but there is no sign of it stopping. Arghhh!!! So yesterday was pony club and we did an achievment badge, … Continue reading

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Two for the price..

..of one, as I didn’t manage to publish the blog yesterday after writing it. I have just published it now and so once I have completed this there will be two entries for you to read. After yesterdays late start, … Continue reading

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Heatwave!..

..today (Sunday) as the temperature has stayed above freezing all day (and even now at 10pm is above freezing). This was great because it made the day much easier with the water troughs not needing to be defrozen and the … Continue reading

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