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Bill Gets Outmaneuvered By the Girls

This evening Bill and I were bringing in the horses. Today I let the three girls use both paddocks all day long. Up till now I’ve been the person to bring them into the barn. Today I was leading Pax up the driveway and Bill said he’d brin...

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Dora Jumps!

Dora had fun jumping!...

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A Giant Lobster Walks Into a Horse Paddock…

Winsong had an interesting visitor the other day – a giant, neon lobster! He stopped by to greet the gang and make some new friends. Dora, seen below, was particularly interested in him. She even thought she’d like to take a taste.  ...

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Fetching Carrots

We’ve been playing a new game with the horses – fetching a carrot on a rope. As the story goes…at Guelph’s Large Animal Clinic Zelador was to stand in the stocks for a procedure. He left the stocks four times, moving forwards through ...

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Scenes from Halloween

We had some Halloween fun during our Fall Fundraiser, in support of the North Toronto Cat Rescue. Here’s a video of Dora and two minis spelling out Halloween: Pax and  the Headless Horseman:...

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Scenes from the Fall Fundraiser

The Fall Fundraiser October 21st on behalf of the North Toronto Cat Rescue was full of fun and excitement. Here are some scenes from the show. Titus Team Vaulting demonstration: Zelador: The carousel: Dora in the costume parade: Angel and Wendy:...

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Sneak Peek of Windsong’s Fall Fundraiser

We’ve been practicing for our fundraiser for the North Toronto Cat Rescue. Some of our presentations are brand new. Let me know if you can join us at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, October 21, at winsong.farm@routcom.com.      ...

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A New and Improved Zelador

Earlier this year, Dr. Trout and his surgical team at the Ontario Veterinary College in Guelph operated on Zelador’s melanomas. We’ve noticed big changes in him. He is a much improved and happier horse....

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A New Game with the Ball

We’ve been teaching Spring Song, Dora and Angel how to stay on a line, moving from marker to marker, then passing the big ball. Here’s Angel! Here’s a video of Angel, Spring Song and Dora going to a marker, then pushing the big ball. Dora’s B...

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New Song and Video for “My Four-Legged Angel”

This past winter I contacted songwriter and singer Marie-Lynn Hammond. She has a CD of songs she’s written about horses. I asked her if she could create a song about Wendy and her horse, Angel. A few weeks into the project Wendy got involved an...

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