Tag Archives: Horses

Catching Up

Do hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas.  Check out this update on the 2011 Road To The Horse.   Perfect Performance (aka: Tres) the horse started and purchased by 3 time Road To The Horse Winner, Chris Cox and “Hey … Continue reading

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Cataracts, Christmas, and Horses, Dogs, & Cats

Decided that I better post this one early rather than waiting until the last minute.  My eye is getting better and I can see without my glasses (at least with the left eye). Now I can’t wait to get the … Continue reading

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Yesterday was EYE day

Fred and I were up yesterday by 5:00 A.M.  and at the hospital by 7:00 after getting all the horses, dogs, and cats fed and taken care of.  Then it was my time. We were home by noon, and I … Continue reading

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Cataract Surgery

Up date on my cataract surgery…..  Fred and I were up at 4:30 yesterday morning.  Got the dogs and horses fed, and were sitting in the hospital parking lot by 6:00 A.M. when I got a phone call from Dr. … Continue reading

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A New Beginning Even Before The New Year

My promise to myself…….  I promise to post on this blog EVERY day just as if it were a journal.  I even promise to mention Dogs, Cats, Horses, and other various 4-legged creatures at least once in every blog.  Such … Continue reading

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Overheating in Horses

Overheating in Horses: Horses require water to be available 24 hours a day. In hot, humid conditions horses can become dehydrated more quickly especially under intense exercising. Be aware of horses that are dehydrated and become lethargic, have a temperature … Continue reading

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Acorn Poisoning

     Acorns are seeds or nuts produced by oak trees.  There are more than 60 varieties of oaks in the continental United States.  The bark, leaves and acorns contain an acidic chemical commonly known as tannin. Tannin has a bitter … Continue reading

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Salmonella Poisoning in Horses

Salmonella typhimurium poisoning in horses. This is the usual cause of poisoning in horses, although there are literally thousands of other strains. Symptoms include fever, diarrhea, wt. loss,  dehydration and possible laminitis.  Diarrhea is the most common disease that develops in … Continue reading

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Have you been there?

I have been to a lot of places, but I’ve never been in Cahoots. Apparently you can’t go alone.  You have to be in Cahoots with someone.  I’ve also never been in Cognito, either.  I hear no one recognizes you … Continue reading

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Another Cowboy Morning

It was another Cowboy Morning @ Mike and Lori Dobbs Performance Quarter Horses.  I really think they need to change the name now that they have a beautiful, brave, athletic Arabian in training. And boy, she is really coming along … Continue reading

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