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2012-04-08 23:00:59

Author Bonnie Ebsen Jackson, owner of T.H.E. Ranch (Teaching Humans with Equine) in Skull Valley, AZ, draws on her experience in the horse world, as well as the publishing and mental health industries to explain how building responsible and benevolent leadership skills can produce happier and healthier horses“¦and people. Jackson wrote her book, "Herdmates to Heartmates: The Art of Bonding with a New Horse" initially to educate new horse owners on how to build better...

2012-03-26 23:02:12

HorseShow.com, the innovative online horse show site, announces its partnership with the Western Dressage Association of America® (WDAA), marking the first official joint venture between HorseShow.com and an existing equestrian organization. Detroit, Michigan (PRWEB) March 26, 2012 HorseShow.com, the innovative online horse show site, announces its partnership with the Western Dressage Association of America® (WDAA), marking the first official joint venture between HorseShow.com and...

2011-05-19 02:00:00

LEEDS, England, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Think Like a Pony, a unique approach to horsemanship for children, has launched a new interactive club website http://www.thinklikeaponyclub.co.uk. The Think Like a Pony Club philosophy is based around the ethos of developing empathy, respect and understanding between rider and pony. Without good communication skills, horsemanship is difficult and dangerous. Through learning how to problem solve, Club members are empowered to...

2010-08-26 12:27:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- In the newest special in Military Channel's Coming Home initiative, original "horse whisperer" and American renaissance cowboy Monty Roberts works with three veterans of the Iraq war, each of whom suffers from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. The result is nothing short of magic. Through an innovative yet experimental approach to coping with PTSD, Roberts shares his lifetime of experience and insight in non-violent training as he gently...

2004-11-28 03:00:17

Nathan Buckwalter, 26, lives in his own East Lampeter Township apartment. He drives his 1991 Dodge Sprint to his job as a cashier at McDonald's on Greenfield Road. At first glance, this doesn't sound remarkable. But it is. Buckwalter was born with cerebral palsy. He walks with the help of leg braces and crutches. At the age of 5, he became one of the first participants in the then-fledgling Lancaster County Therapeutic Riding, Inc. With the help of a ramp and three volunteers who would...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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