“A kid, a horse and a tree….”

A Kid, a horse and a tree…. by Kathy Rogers   “Mommy, look how high he can jump!” Cori exclaimed as she came around the backside of the small, fenceless arena on the banks of Guadalupe Creek. Cori loved to jump her Sonny and today’s jump was a downed tree branch in the middle of…

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“A Forced Study in Patience”

A Forced Study in Patience by Kathy Rogers Buck was a tall, cool, older, gentleman horse of bay coloring. He had been a working cow horse most of his life and had ended up rather lazy and uninterested in pleasure riding. And although Buck could be a good trail horse at times, he had acquired…

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“Buried at Trail”

“Buried at Trail” by Kathy Rogers “I haven’t seen old Yankee out for a long time”, I pointed out to the pleasant young blonde woman now working a curry over the big buckskin. “That’s right!” she explained. “Bob said I could ride him in the Ride and Tie today up in QuickSilver Park!” My brain…

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“To martingale, or not to martingale…

“To martingale, or not to martingale?” By Kathy Rogers “Where’s the martingale? You know he needs to be ridden in a martingale”, I could not have been more clear.. “That was then, this is now”, smiled Tracy. “I’ve been working on his ground manners and riding him everyday. He is doing so well at giving…

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