A Choke And A Warning For Your Horses

Choke. It’s a word no horse person wants to hear, let alone experience. But almost two weeks ago it happened to my mare. The first sign was the salivating. It looked like the mare was foaming at the mouth. After a closer look I realized she wasn’t able to swallow…

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A Homecoming…

For far too long now this Argosgirl has been living away from her Argo. After ten years of being able to look out of my bedroom window and see Argo in his paddock, I had to move him elsewhere when I moved. It was a forced separation due to the…

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Website Wednesday: Uncle Mo

Normally Website Wednesday is dedicated to an outdoors site – something that involves fishing, cycling, hiking and other outdoor activities. This week’s website is a little different…it’s a website devoted to a racehorse. Yes, www.unclemo.com is the place to go for all things Uncle Mo.

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Happy Birthday Argo!

Today is a very special day – it is Argo’s 24th Birthday! The gray thoroughbred horse running circles in his stall and screaming in protest of confinement that winter day in 1997 was not the horse I was expecting to see. At the time I was competing on the hunter/jumper…

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