Three horses play a game of chase. Everytime the wind would whip up they would take off in a full gallop. What amazing power.… Continue Reading
Midnight the Horse Loves Running in Circles. I love watching the majestic beauty and power of horses.… Continue Reading
Every year at this time new trends in fashion and hairstyles arrive on the scene. At Foster Farm Texas it is no different. After a long hot summer, it is time to think about a new look.
As I walked around the barn, I saw some pretty bold new hairdos. Le me know what you think of these fashion forward horse hairstyles for the Fall. And post pictures or videos of your horses’s hairdo in the You and Your Horse … Continue Reading
Goblins, Ghouls, & Saddlebred Horses on Parade at North Texas American Saddlebred Horse Association Show in Dallas
The horseback riding girls at the North Texas American Saddlebred Horse Association show kicked off Halloween’s spooky season with a equine costume parade. Show horses donned ghoulish outfits, funny hats, and super heroes before the judge in the show ring.
Foster Farm turned out three entries consisting of: Alice in Wonderland with Baron the saddlebred horse sporting a hat as none other than the mad hatter; The Arabian Knights with Jerry the pony outfitted in a full desert style robe; … Continue Reading
Trainers at horse shows put on their best face not only in the ring but in the temporary stalls for the horses from their respective stables or barns.
The Mill-Again Stables of Plano, Texas decorated their stalls in a Halloween pumpkin motif that added a festive ambiance to the North Texas American Saddlebred Horse Association show at the Las Colinas Equestrian Center in October of 2011.
Co-owner and trainer Candee Carlson also gave us of what it takes to direct … Continue Reading
We met Lance the carriage horse in St Augustine, Florida doing a story about the St. Augustine Transfer Company which was formed in 1877. Lance is a Haflinger Horse. It is a breed developed in Austria and Northern Italy during the late 19th Century. They were used in both World Wars to pull cannons and other supplies.
With a little help from one of his drivers, Lance showed us his stupid pet trick.
You can schedule a horse carriage ride … Continue Reading
We covered the Paris, Texas rodeo parade in July of 2011. It is like a Norman Rockwell painting. This is the best of American values.
The hit TV show “Mr. Ed” featured an American Saddlebred horse who only talked to his owner Wilbur. If our horses could talk what would they say.?
Well Culley the lesson horse did some talking about the girls who go horseback riding on him.