An equestrian journey in outback Australia and more!

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Horses in the House!

Horses in the House!

Rob Bailey, a freelance Artist, Illustrator and Designer working from Manchester, England. His website is here Some fun artwork!
Hold on Tight!!

Hold on Tight!!

Some serious effort has gone into staying on here!!! The video is of Karen Lende (now Karen O’Connor) at Rolex before 1993. Feature image courtesy of The Telegraph
Double Horsemanship - Double Dan

Double Horsemanship – Double Dan

These horsemen are amazing, if only it was that easy!! Dan James and Dan Steers have developed the ‘Double Dan Horsemanship’ team. Enjoy some viewing… Their website is found at Double Dan Horsemanship. Feature Image photo courtesy of Double Dan Horsemanship  
Hooray for Haynet!!

Hooray for Haynet!!

Just a little brag page here… Tack and Tail is Haynet’s blog of the day!! Haynet is a great little social blogging/networking site for the country and equine world. Based in the UK, I discovered the site when I first started on my blogging journey. There are some brilliant blogs all linked together at Haynet,...
Lipizzan Horse World Record... In China!

Lipizzan Horse World Record… In China!

A Chinese dressage club have managed to achieve a new Guinness World Record for the largest group of riders and Lipizzan horses to complete a dressage show with 30 horses and riders in the arena at one time. The record was made in Jiangyin City, Jiangsu Province, China. Click HERE to See the world record video! Feature...
Assess the Abscess

Assess the Abscess

Over the last month or so I have been soaking, cleaning and strapping hooves day in and day out… if you have been following me you may already know that Oakley and Harley have both been through the troubles of the dreaded hoof abscess! So, during my soaking, cleaning, strapping, vet trips and farrier visits...
In Days Gone By

In Days Gone By

Seeing ‘War Horse’ is out in cinemas and a hot topic to discuss at the moment, I thought it would be a good idea to throw out the tissue box and get some smiles back by showing a few happy snaps that I have come across of horses in days gone by … Image courtesy...
Something to Consider for the Holiday Season...

Something to Consider for the Holiday Season…

With Christmas and New Year now in our memories for another year, you might be on the prowl for the next best thing that goes on at this time of year… HOLIDAYS!! If you are yet to make a decision on your holiday plans and want something a little different take a little look at...
Some Christmas Fun... From a Snowy Land!!

Some Christmas Fun… From a Snowy Land!!

HAPPY CHRISTMAS… something to put a smile on your face!! Thanks to Budweiser for the video. Featured image courtesy of Freecodesource
Getting Into the Christmas Spirit!

Getting Into the Christmas Spirit!

With the ‘lads’ in the yard feeling sore and sorry for themselves, getting out for a Christmas horse gathering with the Eastern Wheatbelt Riding Club was just the order for a sunny day! Another fantastic country riding group, here are some snaps from the ‘fancy dress’ action on the day…
Little Horsey Gifts

Little Horsey Gifts

I’ve just discovered some beautiful little horse things available from a site called Felixdoolittle!! Here are some tiny ‘magnetisers’, love it! All images courtesy of Felixdoolittle.
A Life After the Track...

A Life After the Track…

I love this, very sweet bond between Pistol the off the track thoroughbred and Megan Hawes. This is a Level 3 Liberty Audition for Parelli Natural Horsemanship. Pistol is a Right Brain Extrovert (RBE) ‘horsenality’. Right Baxter, lets get practicing… Off the track thoroughbreds can be light, respectful and easy to handle too!  
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