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The Amish and the Modern Horseman

“For modern horseman, however, it’s nearly impossible to relate to the mindset of the Amish.”

Pat Parelli in Portugal

“It wasn’t the usual packed house that Pat Parelli is accustomed to. The small crowd attending the 3rd International Dressage Forum in Portugal numbered just over one hundred.”

Zenyatta; A Mare’s Heart to Win

“Zenyatta is one of the great mares in racing history. Her owners, Jerry and Ann Moss, planned to retire the six-year-old after the 2010 Breeder’s Cup Classic in Louisville, Kentucky on November 7th.”

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Editor's Journal

Natural Horsemanship Goes Mainstream

“We receive dozens of press releases and news feeds every day here at HMH. Most cover mundane horse industry news but a few are really interesting.”

2010 Round-Up and Favorite Photos

“One year ago, New Years Day 2010, I was hard at work creating the design, concept and content that would become HMH.”

Fish out of Water

“If we’re lucky, something in our environment changes and we find ourselves outside of our comfort zone.”

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Tales of Texas

Takin' the Girls Home

“Takin’ the girls home in the fall after shipping time is the cowboy’s pride.”

He Should Have Called In Sick

“Some cowboys try to cover all the bases at once. They’re trying to punch cows and get rich at the same time.”

Ropes, Ropers and Rope Horses

“Ropes are a tool, just like a gun, or a feed sack, all of which require discretion.”

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Jake's Take

Eddie

“So, the new addition to my ever-growing herd of equines is ‘Eddie’.”

Scrat's Mother

“We’ve started calving about full time here at the place.”

Leachman Sale

“The beginning of this April there was a very large scale dispersion sale of the Hairpin Cavvy belonging to Jim Leachman.”

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