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The Ground Hog Says…..

Well, the critters and humans on Chocolate Horse Farm really don’t believe anything a ground hog says, but we do know it is cold!  There will be no babies this year as we have spent much time dealing with the … Continue reading

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Horse Listening…check this out!

https://www.horselistening.com/2013/08/08/what-do-leg-aids-mean/

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Care of Newborn Foal..

Care of the Newborn Foal-Navel Ill Prevention February 7, 2006 by Nathan Voris, DVM Filed under: Articles, Bacterial Disease, Foals, Immune System, Joint, Lameness Nathan Voris, DVM printer friendly PDF format After many months of hard (and expensive) work in … Continue reading

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CHF HOBBS

Hobbs is one of two youngsters born in 2014.  He is the carbon copy to full sister, CHF ZEVA, now residing in Joplin.  Ironically they are the first to be born with this color pattern.  We have not run color … Continue reading

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A Word on Whoa

Throughout my riding career I’ve had a few coaches, all with a different stance on the use of vocal aids. I used to have a bad habit of “clucking” on takeoff whenever I got a deep spot to a fence. … Continue reading

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“Gypsy blood” – an eviction of travellers at Blaxhall in Suffolk

Originally posted on Those Who Will Not Be Drowned:
George Ewart Evans was born in South Wales in 1909 but moved to Suffolk and wrote several fascinating books about East Anglian folklore, including Ask the Fellows who Cut the Hay…

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Conformation

Often we are asked to take pictures for an internet shopper of horses.  Knowing how to take good and proper photos is important to your integrity as a breeder or seller.  However, it is always nice to include a fanciful … Continue reading

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