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Welcome “Tucker” and “Lily” to the Green Barn!

A few weeks ago we welcomed FOUR new faces to the Green Barn the SAME day…

[2 pony faces + 2 people faces = 4 new faces!]

“Tucker,” a sweeter-than-is-right 4 year old OTT gelding whose talent is obvious to all who meet him, and “Lily” a just LOVELY 6 year old Welsh/draft cross who looks like she’s floating on a cloud as she extends in her trot across the flat; and their owners – Lauren and Becca!  … Continue Reading

The Many Sizes of Grayce

It is truly remarkable how large… and how FAST… a Great Dane puppy grows! I kind of thought I knew what I was in for… but now… not so sure! :-D

…but I wouldn’t change a thing!! Scroll down to watch our baby Grayce grow before your very eyes… kind of like she does with us!… Continue Reading

Welcome Jacksonia Grayce!

This week we joyfully added a new member to our household, Jacksonia Grayce of Monaven… aka “Grayce.”  We found this to be a fitting name as “Jacksonia” was the nickname I always called my precious Jackson from the time he was little and “Grace” means “gift from God.”  We absolutely feel that our angel Jackson had something to do with sending this sweet gift into our arms!… Continue Reading

It’s quiet…

It’s excruciatingly quiet around here.

Chad and I lost our beloved baby Jackson this week… he passed away on Tuesday.  I am just now getting the strength to even voice those words to the world.

When I stare at this picture, it’s like he’s running straight back into my arms.  … Continue Reading

Feeding 101 – Not a one-size-fits-all affair!

When you’re responsible for horses, one of the main issues you will come across is the struggle in determining the proper nutrition for every horse in your care.  Just like people, all horses have different nutritional needs required to maintain their healthiest weight and fitness level.

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Everyone loves the Budweiser Clydesdales!

We all love the Budweiser Clydesdales, with many people (not me though) tuning in to the biggest football game of the year JUST to catch a glimpse of these beautiful creatures.

In this fantastic article from Chronicle of the Horse, the history of the Budweiser Clydesdale brand is outlined.  … Continue Reading

Thankful for… a Merry Christmas post

On this Christmas, I am thankful.

I am thankful for my wonderful husband, and 2 adorable snow-puppies… who happily and without complaint, spent our first white Christmas in Tennessee taking care of the 9 Green Barn ponies.

I am thankful for those 9 4-legged babies, each with their own truly unique personality.  

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