Snow session

Yesterday we had such a nice play session in the snow! Actually I wanted to go for a walk but Zaka wanted to check out the arena with all that snow, so we went there. It is fine with me… Continue Reading

Hoof trimming 01

Today was one of Zaka’s and mine favourite dates: hoof trimming. When the day comes I always feel like at math test in school, and I guess Zaka does too. Since she is only 4 and has a mind like… Continue Reading

Groundwork with cat

You don’t see a horse here? Well horse decided that extended lunch was more important than the playground that I had just put together. Horse says: “ I’ll be ready soon…“ Okay I have a three year old daughter and… Continue Reading

Happy me and happy Zaka

We did 2 steps of walking forward together and she did not mind at all. I was not quite sure how she might feel with my weight on her moving, so I got down instantly after the two steps… Did… Continue Reading

Missing you

Where are you snow? We miss you! Zaka has an hot spanish heart but really likes that weird white stuff that comes from above… Last Winter’s memories. // Schnee, wann kommst du? Wir vermissen dich! Zaka hat ein spanisches Herz… Continue Reading

Sidepass

Zaka and me work at liberty most of the time, she reads my body and hand signals. She offers a nice shape herself, I don’t have to correct her by any devices like halter or rope. We established a really… Continue Reading

May I join you?

Hellooooo! Can I do what you are doing? Zaka is the most curious thing on earth and always wants to get involved when something is happening… A few days ago she tried to climb up a ladder that our barn… Continue Reading

I love it up here

Why do we enjoy this so much? Have humans tamed horses thousands of years ago just for the use of them or were they as fascinated as we are today of being carried by another creature? Is this even a… Continue Reading

Up here

Zaka loves this new weired trick where a human climbes on top… She says: „Well as long as you keep this little carrots going I like it!“ // Zaka liebt diese neue verrückte Kunststück, bei dem sich ein Mensch auf… Continue Reading

Chainsaw massacre

  The Boys were cutting trees 3 meters away from us and Zaka was yawning like she was about to go to sleep. We’ve had that the whole week and I used it in our Liberty Training. So when I… Continue Reading