Welcome to High Minded Horseman


Lady Weirsdale

“The horses stood calmly while the grooms, in full livery; coats neatly pressed and boots polished, bustled about them seeing to every detail of their harnessing.”

Over Fifty and Still in the Saddle

“As an older lady I consider myself fortunate to still be in the saddle, even more so to still be riding colts.”

When Ladies of a Certain Age Ride C...

“So one might ask why a woman of my age has only ridden young stock since she climbed back into the saddle again after so many years?”

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Editor's Journal

Fit for a King?

“This remarkable set of Full State harness for six horses dates from the late fifteen hundreds and yes, that’s real gold.”

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.”

Parelli Tournament Switzerland

“Attending the Parelli Tournament here in Switzerland was a unique experience on lots of levels. A group of us from our local barn traveled north together by train- that was fun!”

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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.”

A Six-Pack Says He'll Turn Her

“Here’s a trick that’s been around a long time, but you won’t see it too often. I’m not sure what you call this maneuver;”

The Two Event Man

“This cowboy has chosen to enter the wild cow roping contest but his horse has entered the bucking horse event.”

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Jake's Take


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

Leachman Sale

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

Scrat's Mother

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

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