Local Horse Trainer Selected for Extreme Mustang Makeover Georgetown, Texas – Monica O. Krause of Grover Beach, California has been selected to compete in the Extreme Mustang Makeover held May 15-16, 2015, at the George Ingalls Equestrian Event Center in Norco, CA. Trainers will have approximately 100 days to gentle a randomly assigned wild horse […]
There are four basic gaits of the horse. In order of the natural progression is the Walk, Trot, Canter and Gallop. Ready to take the quiz? Click here.
Here is our evolving list for those of you who are looking for mustangs to adopt or places to volunteer. This list will grow as we come to research and find more about mustangs in limbo, adapting to life from wild to captivity. It is our goal to make this a complete list of BLM […]
Last night, I was delighted to attend a special viewing of American Mustang 3D in Paso Robles, CA. What made it extra special? Well, the Executive Producer Ellie Phipps Price and Director Monty Miranda were present along with Neda DeMayo. DeMayo is the founder of Return to Freedom, American Wild Horse Sanctuary. She also brought […]
Below is a photograph of a card I picked up at the BLM mustang auction in Redlands, CA earlier this month. It explains the Freeze Mark and how to read it’s numbers. Study the symbols and what they mean, then take this QUIZ to test your memory.
About the adoption event Every second Saturday of the month, from 9 A.M. to 2 P.M., throughout the year, the BLM holds a mustang adoption event at the Sundance Ranch in Redlands California. The contracted facility consists of 5 corrals in a line containing horses and burros, and two additional smaller empty ones that winged at each […]
Taser needs to be comfortable with being touched all over and relaxed before working with him in the playground for higher learning. Linda Tellington-Jones discovered the TTouch method we are using here. According to her, just a few minutes to TTouches a day will result in a much calmer horse and put him in the […]
Today Taser learns how to self load into the trailer. I want to be able to stand outside of the trailer and send him in. In the video, you see that Taser starts off not so sure of going in. Just like in the “Driving Game”, I lead with the rope hand, lift the wand […]