Category Archives: Lauren’s Articles

Articles written by Lauren.

An Aerial Tour

Last month while we were showing at the Fort Worth Stock Show, our good friend, the show manager Nancy Braesicke introduced me to a friend who was a pilot.  It was just my luck that during my week off from school this … Continue reading

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How to: Build jumps

We use a couple of different types of practice jumps in our arena.  These directions are for jumps that are frequently used at AMHA shows.  The AMHA rulebook gives the option to use 1-1.5″ diameter, PVC pipe; we use 1.5″ and … Continue reading

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How to: Paint Obstacle/Jump Poles

Several months ago, I had a can of red spray paint for plastic laying around from a previous project and decided I’d use it to enhance our obstacle/jump course.  Since then, I was given three more cans of paint (one … Continue reading

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What can you do with miniature horses?

For some reason, the most common question that we’re asked is “What can you do with a miniature horse?”  The answer is: lots of things.  They are used for companionship, show, as therapy animals, for investment, or any combination of these … Continue reading

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