Monthly Archives: March 2011

Love those horseys!!

How can you describe love? A picture says so much. Link and Rollie say "hello" to little 2 year old Madeline, with grampa Pete.
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Michael Richardson – an inspirational horseman.

At last year's Chilliwack Mane Event I personally met this inspiring horseman and clinician, Michael Richardson who is in a wheelchair. He says he doesn't identify himself as someone in a wheelchair.  His clinics and presentations were amazing even to his able bodied riders, and his attitude so positive. However, Michael teaches riding, trains horses, and…
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Spotlight Link: Celebrating 5 years of Friendship.

 Five years ago today I drove to Cranbrook to look at a young 2.5 yearTennessee Walking horse gelding named Link. I found the "horse for sale ad" on a TWH website. I fell in love with Link after meeting him and seeing his people friendly personality.   [SlideDeck id='271' width='100%' height='400px']
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Karin’s new job. My Horse Journey leads to new beginnings.

I've been guided to a new beginning. I'm now working at Arion Therapeutic Riding Farm. I started as a volunteer leading horses and sidewalking.  In the last couple weeks I helped out feeding horses. Then I was asked if I could teach horsemanship skills for kids and adults to help with building confidence and self-esteem. Next thing…
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Lesson Progress

A little warmer March weather has turned the ice to mudville. I've now trailered Rollie to lessons 3 times. Our instructor is Ashton, and the lessons are at the indoor arena at Serendipity. The trailering part has gone surprisingly well. We had never trailered Rollie by himself (without Link) before. He's handling it all very…
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