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“Wild About Barns” Behind the Scenes: Little America Miniature Horses

By Alyssa McCarthy Parker in From The Field on on Feb 23, 2015 I don’t know if there is ANYTHING cuter than a miniature horse. I fell in absolute love with the little guys and gals at Little America Miniature … Continue reading

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All About Little America

Little America: One family’s journey to breed the world’s smallest horse By: Lauren Giudice, Lily Morris and Joshua Fechter (reposted from: http://multimedianewsroom.us/2013/11/25/little-america-one-familys-journey-to-breed-the-worlds-smallest-horse/) For over 50 years, Tony Greaves has been raising miniature horses. His love for horses began when he was … Continue reading

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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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Foaling has started…

Monday, March 6, when I went to feed the mares I noticed one mare out in the pasture that did not come up.  She was about one-half mile away in the back pasture, but I noticed something laying in the … Continue reading

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Foaling Time Approaching

Many breeders try to have foals as early in the year as possible, but we prefer to have them in the spring when it is not so cold, although here in central Texas weather is not too cold.  With the … Continue reading

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