Category Archives: Bits and Pieces
I’m not a big fan of TV commercials, but this one is absolutely beautiful. The True Horseman: They say a good rider can hear his horse speak to him, but a great rider can hear his horse whisper. The years … Continue reading
OK, I’m not one to mince words about stupid crap I’ve seen supposed horse “professionals” engage in. You know, the people who complain that everyone’s horse is dangerous because it spooked as a result of someone doing something to spook … Continue reading
Found this interesting video about Horse Artillery Training and Organization while researching a completely unrelated subject.
I found this interesting instructional video for Equestrian Skill at Arms posted on our ICA (International Cavalry Association) Facebook page: SAA is a great sport for developing the general riding skills of both horse and rider.
So you thought horse cavalry was a thing of the past? Soldier, in Bronze, Goes to Ground Zero By PATRICK MCGEEHAN “A statue memorializing soldiers who rode into battle in Afghanistan after 9/11 has been placed in front of the … Continue reading
Talk about having a riding lesson disrupted. It’s raining chicken! By Carol Vaughn, The (Salisbury, Md.) Daily Times 10:27AM EST October 10. 2012 – ASSAWOMAN, Va. — A teen’s horseback riding lesson ended abruptly after a foot-long hunk of raw … Continue reading
Here’s an equestrian activity you don’t see much in the United States!
One of the best scenes from one of my favorite movies.
Oh, I’ve been so busy of late. So, I thought this would be fun to post as filler (I had to memorize this in High School in English Class): The Charge Of The Light Brigade by Alfred, Lord Tennyson Memorializing … Continue reading
“For me, that is the best experience in life – A horse, a sabre and the wind blowing in one’s face.”] I think that about says it all!