Tag Archives: Eliot

Split the Difference

It’s hard to ride both Pearl and Eliot in the same day and not compare the two. Eliot is like driving a semi. It takes forever to get going, forever to turn, forever to stop…just a long time for any … Continue reading

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Back to School

So I’ve been dogsitting the past couple of weeks, and I’ve been passing the time by catching up on literal years worth of the SprinklerBandits blog. It has had two effects: 1) I really really really want a baby bay … Continue reading

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Just a herd of happy horses

Mr. Eliot moved to Not-So-Broken Pony Land on Friday! I was really intrigued to see what would happen when we added another gentleman to the herd, since Pearl and Tucker have long since settled into their own routine. Once they … Continue reading

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Major Catch-up

Hey, remember when I was like “oh yeah, I’ll totally post every week about every single ride, shouldn’t be a biggie right?” Ahahahaha. That was ambitious. Looks like I owe a rundown on the past three months– in bullet point … Continue reading

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Weekly Roundup: 5/25-5/31

Tuesday 5/27: Mare is inaugurating herself as a fly mask houdini. And then comes over and stares at me like “Mom, my face itches, please do something.” I guess I’m not imagining things, as her legs really are cooler and … Continue reading

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Weekly Roundup: 5/18-5/24

Sunday 5/18: Broken pony stroll. I’d pulled Pearl off the Previcox as an experiment– she originally was on it for arthritis to get her working sound, but if she’s not riding sound I’d rather save the drugs for when we … Continue reading

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Weekly Roundup: 5/11-5/17

Monday 5/12: Well, even if my horse is broken, she at least is still holding onto some neck. Thank you, grass diet.   Next up, I rode Austin and nobody cried! Well, maybe Austin did. We had to have a … Continue reading

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