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Kai and Me: One Day on the Bay of Fundy

By Katie Troyer | February 17, 2019

It’s muddy in the paddock after several days of summer rain, and the pasture where I usually play with my horses is soggy. I take my seven-year-old gelding Kai to a back road that leads to the beach. He’s wearing a new cavesson I made for him out of paracord. I suggest lateral movements on…

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What is a Horseman?

By Mattie Clone | February 4, 2019

Horses have floated in the dreams and imaginations of man for as long as we have been creatures together on Earth.  Perhaps in the beginning, we saw them only as food — something to stalk and kill and eat… but then, something shifted.  We instead saw a beast that was intelligent, fast and strong. It…

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