Category Archives: Horses

Haflinger Foal

This dude thinks he’s hot stuff. Too much fun. — jtl, 4189        FOLLOW LAND AND LIVESTOCK INTERNATIONAL, INC. ON FACEBOOK Check out our WebSite Planned Grazing: A Study Guide and Reference Manual. This is the ideal squeal to A Handbook … Continue reading

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Haythorn Land & Cattle Co: The Horse Show

I’ve got an old horse that’s about as old as I am (in horse years) and nearly as banged up as I am (for many of the same reasons) but he still gives me lots of pleasure. I love sitting … Continue reading

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Wanted: Students to ride horses while reading the Great Books

 “Being given dominion over an irrational animal gives you a unique way to experience creation,” says Sheehan. When it comes to ways of leaving this life, I’m with Kenny Rogers and his lyric in “The Gambler.” “The best that you … Continue reading

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Did the Indians Understand the Concept of Private Property?

In spite of the tribes’ habitual use of personal property, and in spite of a clear understanding that ownership in land can be both asserted and traded, the idea that the Indians “did not have the concept of property or property rights,” continues to … Continue reading

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Awesome Pete

I received this from my cyber friend, Montana Rancher and award winning novelist, John L Moore. It immediately impressed me as being something of interest to some of you guys. As John put it, it is a “sad and ironic … Continue reading

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West Milford resident tells horse’s inspiring story in ‘His Name is Midnight’

I too have a horsed called Midnight. He has very similar coloring and conformation to the Midnight in this film. I checked out the pedigree with John L. Moore (on Midnight’s cousin in the picture just below) and found no … Continue reading

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Equine Internal Combustion

 Your horse is very adept at keeping himself warm; in fact, it’s easier for him to warm up than cool down. He has more than one way to keep warm, but essentially, he is his own furnace. And with furnaces, … Continue reading

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The Journey to the Super Bowl

Amazing! Simply amazing! Reminds me of an episode during my mis-spent youth–wrangling dudes one summer in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The boss came into a “spoiled” pack horse (with Clydesdale breeding) and I was assigned to ride her out until she … Continue reading

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Beef Roundtable: Winter horse care and management

 by Burt Rutherford via Beef For many beef producers, horses are an essential part of their daily life. That’s not surprising—after all, cattle producers are in the cattle business because they’re animal people and horses are not just a traditional … Continue reading

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She Wasn’t a Horse, She was a Marine

 via NorthernAg.net Reckless, a small chestnut mare barely 900 pounds, was purchased by the 77mm Recoilless Rifle Platoon of the 5th Marine Regiment for the purpose of carrying ammunition in tough mountainous terrain during the Korean War. She was named … Continue reading

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