Posts Tagged ‘long’

Horse training requires long term thinking on bad days.

My body hurts. I’m moving slow. I’m thinking slower.  My time zone change experiment three weeks ago, where I slowly changed my body clock to match Australia, worked. I arrived in Australia in pretty good shape. Coming home I went cold turkey. I did nothing to switch my body back…and now I feel it. My…

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How long do you think a horse remembers a person?

“How long do you think a horse remembers a person?”-Sharon H.   If the person made an impact I believe a horse can remember a person for a very long time. I know that horses can retain cues and training ideas that they learned when they were young for a lifetime, even if the cue…

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How long did you ride while you were pregnant?

“Stacy, I know you have 3 boys, and I was just wondering how long you rode while you were pregnant. Did you compete, or was it more riding for pleasure?Thanks, and I look forward to hearing your response!”-Sharli “Stacy, Just wondering what ideas you might have for a pregnant gal to keep her horse in shape for…

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Stacy’s Video Diary: Jac…New Beginnings

Life has many twists and turns and I am constantly intrigued by the directions it takes. When I started my journey with Jac it was a personal milestone for me. It was accepting what had happened with Roxy and seeing that I had something to offer Jac. I tried to imagine what it would be…

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Do you unload your horses to stretch when traveling?

What is the furthest you have hauled a horse without unloading? Where do you unload? Have you ever seen someone unload in a situation you thought was dangerous? I have written several blogs about traveling with horses. How do I find a reputable (trustworthy) horse hauler to transport my horse? Have you ever needed to…

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