Your horse is clipped. Now he’s itchy! What can you do?

Biasini has had his first body clip.I always find that after the clip he gets itchy and his skin seems dry. Also there is little shine to his coat. What to do?I spray him with Omega Alpha’s Herba Coat and use a soft brush to brush it into his coat. It contains citronella, lavender, neem…

Naturally Brown Sunday Stills.

Biasini has had his winter coat clipped. Horses grow in a thicker winter coat but if they are in work and training then they sweat and it is hard to get them dried off enough to put on their blankets for the nighttime. Biasini’s legs have not been clipped and will keep his legs warmer…

Biasini Speaks: I’m a Jumper!

Hello Dear Humans. Don’t worry I have not given up my career as a dressage horse. I know I am good at that so I won’t give it up. But I had a lot of fun last week jumping. I knew I was going to jump when Coach Belinda’s offspring Sophie came to ride me….

Sand Pounders: Part 2

    There were many comments on my post last week about the sand Pounders coastal patrols. Here is some more information .This is taken from an article in Horse Canada magazine, November 2014. Jarman, a World War II Coast Guard beach patrol veteran, just before he passed away at the ripe old age of 40…

Back on the Goat Trail!

Today I had the chance to take Biasini out for a forest trail ride. I decided to go on the Goat trail. If you follow this blog you will know that for Biasini and me this trail is our favorite. You will also know that there are no goats on this trail. We call it…

Compare and Contrast, Then and Now.

Look at this car from the 1950s . No horse could have those colors. Oh…yes they could! Look at this! What about this? What about the coaches that took groups of people from one place to another like this colorful bus? Horses drew “bus” carriages as well . What about the heavy duty transport like…

My Photographic Groove!

Anne Sandler, of Slow Shutter Speed blog, has given us this weeks lens artists photo challenge. ” What is your photographic groove? Well, it is not hard for me to answer that. Horses and horse photographs. When I started blogging I quickly realized that taking photos of horses was not so easy. They are always…

Treasures LAPC #206

This week Aletta has given us the challenge of “Treasures”.Here are mine: First of all my son and daughter. Both photos were taken at my daughter’s wedding in 2018. My next treasure is my health . I am a survivor of colorectal cancer and also of systemic scleroderma. This historic photo below, was hanging on…

LAPC # 205 The Eyes Have It.

This week Tina has given us the challenge The Eyes Have It. Here are my responses. Thank you Tina for this challenge . If you would like to see Tina’s post and the fascinating eyes she posted click here.

Biasini Speaks: Home Again

Hello Dear Humans. I have just arrived home again. I knew we horses were going to have that long trip as I heard the Humans talking about us going. Then in the morning SG Lexi came and put on my travel boots. Then I knew that this was the day. Also Therapy Person Lori had…