After daily sessions in the round corral, Corona was calm and his eyes were soft. He stood with one hind leg cocked and his head lowered while he was being saddled. Every task that Janie asked him to do he did quietly and willingly. There was no more dust swirling about the corral, and no [...]
Entries Tagged as 'training'
April 20th, 2011 Comments Off
Corona had been scared and abused in his past by humans, but he was still able to be a willing partner.
April 15th, 2011 Comments Off
The previous day Corona had circled Janie in both directions without protest or resistance. This day he had totally forgotten how to circle counter clockwise.
April 13th, 2011 Comments Off
Corona, smart and savvy horse that he was, knew he could avoid being mounted by maneuvering himself just out of reach of Janie’s foot coming near that stirrup.
March 12th, 2010 Comments Off
While she was hesitant to enter this strange contraption, Angel was learning that this gate held no danger for her. The morning came, however, when all this would change.
February 25th, 2010 1 Comment
The rider reached back and smacked Angel’s hip with his bat. Angel exploded, went airborne and when she returned to earth the rider had landed on the ground
February 19th, 2010 Comments Off
A man on foot entered the round pen and approached Angel who was being held by the rider on his pony. Angel was not overly alarmed by this but her eyes widened…
February 15th, 2010 Comments Off
Gradually he inched the gelding closer to Angel whose eyes were wide with alarm. Finally she reached her nose to smell the gelding, and much to her surprise…