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An Olympic Groom’s Journey
Pamela Nunn is a freelance FEI groom who went to previous “Games” with Canadian event rider Selena O’Hanlon and this time, will be going to London with team alternate Shandiss Wewiora and 8-yr-old Irish Sport Horse Rockfield Grant Juan.
Pamela writes: “One of the interesting things about being a freelance groom is [...]
Life On the Backside From the Pony’s Back!
By Linda Poulos
I arrive at the track before dawn to feed and clean my stall, that’s right… stall. I only have one 16 hand, ugly but lovable appaloosa – 19 years old – who does the work of three ponies. Most pony people have at least four or [...]
Volunteer devoted to horses for 51 years.
Edited from an Interview by Chris Stafford on Eventing Radio.
It’s a dream job for many “‚¬ just think of it, grooming perfect horses for elegant riders in gorgeous stables while traveling the world for the show circuit”‚¬ ¦.who could ask for more?‚ Right?
The life of a groom is a labour of love and [...]
“I wanna be a …..”
Julie Goodnight, Clinician and Trainer, “Horse Master with Julie Goodnight” TV Host annswers the questions of a concerned mum whose daughter dreams of becoming a professional horse trainer.
Horse owners, animal lovers and aspiring veterinarians can get a feel for what it’s like to be a veterinarian during the Ontario Veterinary College’s inaugural Mini-Vet School to be held at the University of Guelph next month.
Published Jan 26th, 2010
An inside look at the life of Rodeo Clown Shorty Leggs. Also known as Randy, the Champion Bull Rider.