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The Horse Dancer’s Sophie Bolen

Meet actress Sophie Bolen, star of several horse films, including most recently, The Horse Dancer, now available on Canadian Netflix.
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A Horse Called Bear’s Kristina Kaylen

Kristina Kaylen of A Horse Called Bear and the soon-to-be-released Rather to be Chosen, has fulfilled a dream many a girl has – to have a horse – and be on film. She discusses her experience with Bear, in addition to her dream horse, Jet, who appears in Rather to be Chosen. When/how did you […]
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Insights into the Wildies

There’s been constant correspondence chatter on social media for months now from those who took on ‘wildie’ ownership after bidding at Innisfail [auction] following the March 2015 government sanctioned capture/cull/sale. Some were stallions, mares, youngsters, mares-in-foal (one mare dropped a foal three days later so a two-for-one package there!). A collection of new owners went […]
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Horsemanship

Recently I watched an informal workshop to the local ‘Geezers’ (an unofficial riding club that mentors, educates, and shares knowledge over nice lunches and nibbles, wine, coffee and cookies too). Ethelle Patrick was talking to this informal gathering about her life through horsemanship, absent mindedly running a slight careful hand down her mare’s neck. Both […]