There may be a little donkey in there…

Jackson has come a long way in a very short amount of time, when it comes to being handled and socialized. He now willingly and purposefully comes to greet me when I arrive and will hang out while I brush the big horse and is even almost ok with the idea of being brushed himself.…

First Trim

Despite our slow progress in being caught and handled, Jackson needed to have his feet trimmed this week. His front toes were very long and starting to look elf-like and his hind feet had so much heel that he was forced to stand very upright. Anyway, it was just time.  So Thursday afternoon, I got…

Wild Pony

It’s every little horse girl’s dream to adopt a wild island pony. There are numerous books written to reach the heart of this dream, such as Misty of Chincoteague, and The Black Stallion. That determination to tame a wild horse has made its way into adult literature was well, such as The Horse Whisperer and now…