- Nov 24, 2022
Just Do it. But Do It Right!
Like anyone of who's paying attention in the horse community, thoughts of how to make horses accessible and relevant to newcomers is...
- Sep 14, 2022
Story of GJR Shahanna Khan
The very unique of an Arabian filly's journey to National Champion
- Dec 26, 2021
Vallejo Snowfly-Holiday Horse
Any post that I write that includes the topic of "equine photography" is a joint effort. That's because while I know what I want in a...
Kathy and Sha
- Nov 27, 2021
The Gauntlet-As told by Sharon
The best Christmas tradition in our family is our joy of "making"! Our earliest Christmas presents were made by our Mom and the days on...
- Nov 4, 2021
Tales From Tulsa-Rene Ramirez
A trainers first Championship win at the US Nationals is always a memorable event, but for Scottsdale trainer Rene Ramirez, his first...
- Sep 1, 2021
Region 8 Championship Show 2021
It was really fun to have “Team Troxler” at the 2021 Region 8 Championship Show, especially because we got to be there for some really...
- Jun 11, 2021
Beet Pulp: It's Not Just For Winter
I’m not writing this to convince anyone to make beet pulp mash. I’m simply sharing what we learned when we fed beet pulp mash-and a lot of i
- Dec 9, 2020
Inspiration is Everywhere
Hero BF is Sharon’s current gray horse, and he’s a big, lovable beastie boy but once upon a time Sharon had another great gray gymkhana...
- Nov 10, 2020
In the beginning, before there was a Hero and Sha, there was baby Hero. Brought up like we raise all our foals, with a lot of hands on...
- Apr 5, 2020
Fundamentals Pay Off!!
Originally published in July 2017, this relates many of the recent photos of the behind the scene training of Bond and Hero! A lot of...
- Nov 20, 2019
Highlander Part Two!
There was a big delay between my two posts about Highlander... Highlander Part One and now, Part Two! MK Highlander and Roberta Herring...
- Nov 20, 2019
The Story of MK Highlander - Part One-He wasn't always called "The Professor"
MK Highlander+ (Empyrean x KJ Kambara) He was always pushing the limits of good behavior...just a little bit! He is the smartest, fastest...
- Nov 5, 2019
Inspiration comes in many forms. It's defined as "the process of being mentally stimulated to do or feel something", and for me the right...
- Sep 22, 2018
GJR Shahanna Khann-One filly's unusual story!
If the beginning of 2020 is a taste of what the rest of the year holds in store, it's going to be full of new adventures! With "our...
- Mar 16, 2018
Congratulations Gayle & Moonrise Ridge Ranch
I’ve been following the progress of my friend Gayle as she’s been breeding for and competing with Half Arabian reining horses, so it was...
- Sep 10, 2017
How Lisa Lost Her Horse
Recently Facebook brought up a "memory" for me! A picture GJR Double O Seven and Lisa's daughter, not too long after Lisa bought...
- Jul 27, 2017
Water...and other scary things!
The basics of training calm forward connections in the long lines!
- May 5, 2017
Tonka-The Other Part of the Story
Tonka's 6 years old today! A couple of days ago I posted The Story of GJR Shahanna Kahn aka Tonka! When I originally created that post, I...
- Aug 3, 2016
I’ve been dithering about what to write next on this blog. Lack of posting hasn’t been because of lack of topics, but rather trying to...
- Oct 15, 2014
Wilson and Peggy
First let me say that I've been pleasantly surprised by the number of people that have told me they are referring to my blogs for help...