Bow Hunter Kills Wild Horse

June 29th, 2016|

“In riding a horse, we borrow freedom,” I love this quote by Helen Thompson. I have this quote written in stone displayed in a special place in my house. If, like me, you are a horse lover, you might wonder why anyone would want to hurt, let alone kill wild horses? I was quite saddened […]

5 Best Places to See Wild Horses

August 6th, 2014|


The first time I came across a herd of wild horses was a memorable moment for me. I was on foot, climbing a dirt trail in the Badlands of the Little Book Cliffs in western Colorado. I spotted a flash of color amongst the shrub brush and pinyon-juniper laced hillside.

Colorado wild horses
There before me […]

Horseback Riding Vacation in Camargue, France

April 21st, 2010|


Legendary Horses of Camargue guest post by Ferne Arfin.

Camargue horses are legendary. White or grey and cream, short-legged and sturdy, with bushy tails and thick, glamorous manes, they are really a kind of pony. The origin of the horses, unique in the world to this corner of France, is something of a mystery. At one […]