Tag Archives: Party Lesson

And some more. Rain.

Though we haven’t had measurable rain in more than 24 hours, the rain until then during the past week has been excessive.  Oklahoma has had a record breaking amount of rain for May and flooding has been widespread.  The ground … Continue reading

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First Show of the Season!!! Done.

Splash would rather have stayed home to eat grass or whatever.  The Will Rogers Classic is finally in the books after the weather delay.  Alaina and Sunny did showmanship, English (except hunter hack), and western (substituting Ranch Pleasure for Western … Continue reading

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Horse Induced Injury

                     But…. I didn’t fall off. Since my last post, we had to re-schedule the Will Rogers Classic until March 7/8 – This weekend.  What have we been doing?  Not enough horsing around, that’s for sure.  We did manage a … Continue reading

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One Week Until the Will Rogers Classic!

And Winter has returned to the Wild O Ranch.  Rogers County and NE OK is under a winter storm watch tonight after a high in the 70’s yesterday.  My rose bushes, crocus, trees, and horses think its coming spring.  Splash … Continue reading

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Lucky the Paint Yearling

What a beautiful weekend – warm and lovely.  Apparently the groundhog who saw his shadow was mistaken because it felt very spring like. Last weekend we managed a party lesson on Saturday but my plot for a trail ride on … Continue reading

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Winter Preview

No rain or snow were forecast for Saturday but it started sleeting/raining hard as soon as Ivy started warming Kizzy up for her lesson with Tom P.  Both were pretty wet by lesson time and Ivy’s gloves were to wet … Continue reading

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No Party Lesson AGAIN

Patty was at the Western Dressage Championships with Angie; both were showing Cote’ and dominated.  Ivy was running in Edmond at the State 5A Cross Country Championships; Claremore came in 4th of 14 teams and several girls beat their PRs … Continue reading

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Fall?

After a quick cool down, we were back above 80 today – a lovely day for a trail ride with our horsey friends.  Patty, Rhonda, Lora, Taylor, Erika, Ivy and me.  We took our mounts to the lake and saw a … Continue reading

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YAY….. HAY

After realizing that our round bales were Johnson grass for cows, we had to exchange them for horse hay bales.  In between, we picked up three loads of squares.  Steve did all the heavy lifting and stacking in the barn. … Continue reading

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Three H’s – Hot, Humid, Hazey

Summer hasn’t given up yet.  The H’s are here and the horses are sweating mud standing in the shade – we had to rinse them off before saddling since you can’t brush wet mud.  Round bales were ready on Friday … Continue reading

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