I recently interviewed Pat Parelli, my second interview with him. I enjoyed the relaxed nature of our conversation and I felt like the interview presented a personal view of the world renowned horse and people trainer. Parelli, and his wife Linda, are known to be horse psychologists of sorts. Although training of horses is part [...]
Hey, horse friends, it’s time for Monday Matters! The Alabama Horse Fair is coming up this weekend at the Garrett Coliseum in Montgomery, Alabama. This year they have two full days planned with all sorts of horse activities, demonstrations, competitions, vendors, and more. The headliners for this year’s fair are Pat Parelli of Parelli Natural [...]
Libby Shackelford of Carousel O Breeds is organizing and hosting the Rodeo Royalty booth at the Alabama Horse Fair. Stop by on February 28th to meet Rodeo Queens and Princesses and to get free coaching on hair, makeup, speech, wardrobe, modeling, and more!
All week, I’ve talked about Dan James and Double Dan Horsemanship on the Alabama Horse Talk Blog. Folks in Alabama and across the southeast will get the chance to meet Dan James at the upcoming Alabama Horse Fair, scheduled for February 28 and March 1 at Garrett Coliseum in Montgomery, Alabama. James, known for his [...]
On February 10, 2015, Cynthia Lummis (R-WY) and Tim Walz (D-MN) reintroduced the National Forest System Trails Stewardship Act. The Act seeks to keep more trails open by expanding the use of volunteer and partner organizations to work on a backlog of maintenance issues affecting access and safety of trails in the national parks. Among [...]
Dan James Trivia - Grew up on small cattle properties owned by his parents. Spent time as youth with good horse people. Dan started his first colt as a teenager. He traveled to Japan, the U.S., then back to Australia to work as a training apprentice, building his skills. Dan met Dan Steers, his Double [...]