The true cost of owning a horse

I spent $45 on joint supplements for Sunny the other day. $45 for a 45-day supply. I would never in a million years have spent that much on myself, but for my horse? Mere pocket change! (I say, knowing that it is most definitely not pocket change to anyone in my financial situation…) I didn’t blink twice spending it, though. Why? It’s for my horse, … Continue reading The true cost of owning a horse

Book Review: Tug of War by Gerd Heuschmann

Thought-provoking and insightful, Tug of War is a must-have for every equestrian’s bookshelf. Granted, it isn’t the most entertaining read, Dr. Heuschmann gets real where dressage training schools of thought are concerned. As a veterinarian and equestrian himself, Heuschmann knows better than most the pros and cons of classical and “modern” training techniques, and outlines both in plain language in this book. He doesn’t cut … Continue reading Book Review: Tug of War by Gerd Heuschmann