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My farrier works miracles (slowly)

Please surf on over to my blogger website, http://thehorsemadscientist.blogspot.com to read my newest post regarding Raven’s feet. Although I have to post a photo I took of him, just because it is so lovely. Oh, wait. WordPress destroyed the best … Continue reading

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Someone who rides worse than me.

Please go to my google blog “The Horsemad Scientist” at http://thehorsemadscientist.blogspot.com to read my most recent post. I finally found someone who rides dressage worse than me. I don’t post on wordpress anymore, because I don’t like how they’ve changed … Continue reading

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When the professionals cheat, revisted

Last August, I volunteered to check bits at a local dressage show. I wrote about the things that happened to me. And what didn’t happen, this year. Please go to my Google blog, http://thehorsemadscientist.blogspot.com I no longer use Word Press. … Continue reading

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Stallions aren’t just fancy geldings

I’ve met several stallions. Most of the stallions I’ve had anything to do with was while I was massaging one or walking them after a race. I worked at a Quarter Horse breeding farm and often was in the breeding … Continue reading

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When the professionals cheat

This past weekend, I volunteered at a 2nd level dressage show. I’ve done this before. Last year a TD (technical delegate, a person officially designated by the USDF and USEF, to know and enforce all the rules and regulations at … Continue reading

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My Splendid Summer

I’ve not written lately. We have had the most splendid summer, and I spent most of it outdoors. We had warm, dry weather from June. This is unheard of in Washington State. We routinely wear heavy rain jackets to watch … Continue reading

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Divorcing the Diva

Well, it’s done. Sometimes, you just have to walk out of a relationship because it’s become too toxic to bear anymore. That was my relationship with Patti. Originally, it was supposed to be merely a lease agreement: I was leasing … Continue reading

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