Archive for May, 2007

Western Performance Horses
May 10, 2007

I love dressage and jumping but it just can’t compare to the rush that comes with riding a great western performance horse.   If you ever get the chance take one out for a spin (no pun intended)


Equine Innovation
May 7, 2007

I am a big fan of innovation but in the horse world new technology is getting just a little bit scary. Here are a few clips I found on youtube of such inventions.

Horse Training Machine

A horse lover frustrated by the chore of plaiting horses manes’ has invented a device to do it much faster. Derek Jacklin’s Easy Plait is so popular it is being launched in 29 countries and he is already overwhelmed by the response. He invented the device, a band which slides to the end of a piece of horse hair and helps roll it into a plait in seconds, after spending a grueling three hours preparing to hunt.

Manual Horse and Donkey Shaver?