When Cows Take Orders

Oct 22
Jan Swan Wood

Recent Posts

Words Are Powerful

October 20, 2014

Quotes are a major part of my life. It seems like I can find meaningful quotes wherever I look. I seem to stumble across them just when I need one the most. Once I find them, it always seems like they fit into a certain area of my life. Often times, I am drawn to […]

Prepare to a Position for the Transition

October 17, 2014
Jenn Zeller

While helping get your horse broke, there are so many things to take into consideration.  You have to gain control of not just his mind, but his feet, and his face. He’s got to learn to move his body, with us on him, in all the ways he’s been moving since before we interrupted his […]

Stepping off of “Old Faithful”

October 16, 2014
Bailee Murnion

Do you remember as a kid how frightening it was transitioning from your trusty old pony to a BIG horse? Not only were you several hands taller sitting on your horse, but the horse didn’t act like your pony, didn’t look like your pony and dangit – just wasn’t the same as your pony! You […]


October 15, 2014
Jan Swan Wood

How to Lead a Horse

October 14, 2014
Jenn Zeller

Helmet manufacturers claim that many horse – related injuries occur while riders are on the ground. I don’t doubt that that’s true. But I’d also argue that it’s often because people don’t pay attention to what their horse is telling them when they’re on the ground. I’d also say from experience that many people don’t […]