Wow… so much has been happening. Coming twice a day. Getting him out to explore his new environment as much as possible. Practicing constant join up.. making sure he is always with me and not off somewhere else. Walking with other people. Running in turnouts with other horses. Tying to posts everywhere and getting baths … More Building a bond
We went for an hour long hike this morning. Got a little bit lost, learned that Doc is a slow poke and Nala (my minpin) is a wonderful trail dog. I got really hot and started taking my layers off and didn’t want to carry them so I remembered I have a horse with a … More Family hike!
He’s in his home now! He rolled RIGHT AWAY ha. Now we can begin our journey. Stay tuned for updates 🙂
So it is day 6/10 and I decided to give Doc a bath! He looks like a true palomino now haha
Today we had some rain and apparently our neighbors in quarantine are saying Doc is getting upset and stressed whenever they take their mare to the turnout. So today I took him out, lunged him a bit for some work and then just stayed out there with him for about two hours. In that time my … More Day 3/10.. the calm after the storm
Happy to report he is doing so so well! Better than well, wonderful. Only 8 more days until we can move to our nice stall and start the explore the facility and trails. He doesn’t seem to be too curious about the turnout and he hasn’t rolled yet. He did however come over hang out … More Day 2/10 of quarantine!
He’s here! In quarantine for 10 days and then to his real home home. Got him all set up with his Freedom Feeder slow feed hay net and some shavings to keep him comfy and cozy 🙂 Actually turned him out in the quarantine turnout later this evening and he was still so chill. Oh, … More He’s home!