Continuing Adventures of Sherlock
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of you have written us wondering where Sherlock has been. He's our Akhal-Teke/Quarter
Horse gelding that we featured in a training series here on our website from the
day he was born.
Well, in spite of our
best intentions, we got behind on the series. So many horses, so little time.
And then life, family and work also got in the way of Sherlock's chronicle. Can
So while we were using our
other horses, Sherlock mainly enjoyed pasture life. He hung around with our semi-retired
gelding, his half-brother Dickens, the bright sorrel gelding that has appeared
on and in many of my books.
All of our
horses receive regular handling for hoof care, deworming, veterinary care grooming
and any individual needs. So Sherlock has routinely been brought in from pasture
and has retained his great manners.
one important note. I took Sherlock up to and through his longeing training, saddling
and bridling. But about that time, Richard needed a horse to ride and he also
wanted the experience of training a horse, so from ground driving on, its all
about the team of Richard and Sherlock.
we go with me behind the camera and Richard and Sherlock center stage. We feel
this will be of great value especially to those of you training your first horse.
Ground Driving Lessons
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