Monthly Archives: March 2016

Minding the Leaders 2

She’s done it again.  Twice in fact.  In one day.  My very pregnant mare met me at the fence and invited me to mount for a very short ride to the hay stack.  This offer of assistance is quite a … Continue reading

Posted in Fell Ponies, Natural Horsemanship, Partnered Pony (TM)

A Family Pony

I have had numerous occasions in my Fell Pony career to experience the Fell Pony Society motto, “You can’t put a Fell Pony to the wrong job.”  I am however unable to experience another of the common refrains about Fells … Continue reading

Posted in Fell Ponies

What They Offer

It’s happened dozens of times now, but I still find it amazing, especially since the mare’s pregnancy keeps advancing.  I keep expecting her to quit offering as her foal grows in size, but she hasn’t yet.  She still seems to … Continue reading

Posted in Fell Ponies, Natural Horsemanship, Partnered Pony (TM), Work Ponies | 1 Comment

Willowtrail Pony Express 2

It was a beautiful winter day in the middle of the week, and I had some pieces of mail that needed to go out.  Being the middle of the week, there was likely to be less traffic on the county … Continue reading

Posted in Partnered Pony (TM), Work Ponies