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Horse Training: Crusoe, Day Twelve

At liberty in the round pen, Crusoe stood patiently, allowing me to groom him and trim his hind feet. I did not tie him or do any round penning during the process. I saddled him and took him for a … Continue reading

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Horse Training: Crusoe, Day Eleven

Fanny, Red, and Crusoe got their front hooves trimmed. The difference between Crusoe and the mares was that they were tied and he was at liberty. When he resisted or was afraid, I gently asked him to move around me … Continue reading

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Horse Training: Crusoe, Day Seven-Ten

A year ago I kept a log (part of which was published in this blog) which includes my first efforts with Crusoe. This morning I found another entry to the log which I never published entitled “Horse Training: Crusoe, Day … Continue reading

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