Doug Breen

Articles by Doug Breen - 27 results

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It’s All in How You Say It (Humour)

In this article humourist Doug Breen reflects on horse diseases, and pain killers, and their folksy names. Keep reading to find out more.

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Humour: In Defence of Ponies

In the same way that a Driver’s Ed car is constantly being mangled by people who can’t drive, ponies are constantly mangled by people who can’t ride.

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Humour: Walking Contradictions

Doug Breen wonders why his children can spend hours sweeping the barn and caring for their horses, but can’t find the laundry hamper at home.

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Humour: PhD (Poor Horse Daddy)

Humour columnist Doug Breen offers advice to horse sport newcomers.

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Humour: Silly Grown Ups, Camp is for Kids!

In this article humour columnist Doug Breen pokes fun at the parents who see horse camp as nothing more than daycare for tweens.

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Humour: The Horse’s Point of View

Humour columnist Doug Breen considers the way horses must feel about the strange things we do to them, from tacking up to trailering.

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Humour: My Trailer, Mi Casa

Humour columnist Doug Breen considers moving in to his family’s horse trailer.

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Humour: It’s All in How You Say It

Humour columnist Doug Breen tries to make sense of veterinary lingo.

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Humour: Music Management

An often overlooked, yet very important decision each day, is deciding what music you’re going to play on the barn stereo system.

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Friend Me!

Embracing the world of social media (finally)