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The Void

Posted by greygelding , 16 August 2017 - - - - - - · 152 views

From 1989 until 2006, for me, horses shifted from a passion to more of a hobby. Pam took on most of the horse chores and tried to keep me in the saddle. I continued to support the horses financially and Pam emotionally but while I would help out with some of the chores but she was left to shoulder the bulk of the work. I found it easy to make excuses a...


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Parade, Wild Horses, and Farewell

Posted by greygelding , 14 August 2017 - - - - - - · 137 views

Parade

Like all towns large and small at least one parade is held each year and Barstow was no exception. I don't really like standing around for an hour or more watching one and I have no desire to ride in one. Pam on the other hand is the exact opposite as she will eagerly watch one whenever she can and if she gets a chance to ride in one there's no...


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Tezza Joins the Pony Express

Posted by greygelding , 03 August 2017 - - - - - - · 217 views

Pony express

One of our equestrian friends was active in the community and came up with the idea to reenact the Pony Express to commemorate it's anniversary. This quickly grew from one route into four going to six cities. Pam designed the logo which was silk screened on the shirt backs. Linda, the main organizer, started the planning of two of the rou...


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Tezza and the Freight Train

Posted by greygelding , 03 August 2017 - - - - - - · 181 views

Escape

Our corrals were either pipe or 3 strand smooth wire. There's something within me that finds an animal in need hard to resist so it wasn't long before a burro, Jennifer, came into out lives. We put her in with Tezza and they quickly became fast friends. When I would take Tezza for a short ride Jennifer would follow along loose. It wasn't long...





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