Monthly Archives: April 2014

Stallion Number Five

I have not been updating my blog since Sunday. Why? Well, because this Monday I called in and scheduled to have Ablaze gelded today, and I have been freaking out ever since. I HATE castrations. Ablaze is my stallion number … Continue reading

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Saleem And Louvre At The Beach

Okay, time for a positive post. Since I was a bit freaking out over Saleem’s blood test, possibly indicating a slight fault on his kidneys, I have had the vet send me a copy of his test, so I could … Continue reading

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Surviving The Equestrian World- Kindle

I haven’t tried to set up an e-book before, that includes pictures. All I can say is that it works on my computer. If someone is having problems scaling the pictures on their kindle or their smart phones, or whatever, … Continue reading

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“Far From Abuse- It’s A Sports Prop”

And there we have it. ”Far from abuse.” From Hestens Værn, (horse guard,) Danish animal welfare organization. In fact they go so far as to state that “It’s hard training and all elite sport involves that. The horse as we … Continue reading

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Surviving The Equestrian World

Surviving the Equestrian World, as a paperback, OUT NOW! http://www.lulu.com/shop/veronica-merlin/surviving-the-equestrian-world/paperback/product-21594345.html For me, it was always about the horse. What really mattered to me was the relationship I had with my horses, the love between us. Everything I know, my horses … Continue reading

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Just This One Mistake?

Clearly, we are now holding our breath, waiting for this whole Helgstrand Dressage thing to blow over. Even former sponsor BMW Jan Nygaard, is recanting. He clarified this morning, on his face book page, that his sponsor agreement with Helgstrand … Continue reading

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Tip Of The Iceberg

Since Equsana and Linsmark terminated their sponsor agreements with Helgstrand Dressage, another two sponsors has stepped up to the plate and backed out of their cooperation with Helgstrand. http://epona.tv/blog/2014/april/helgstrand-blames-bridle Well done Coldcare, https://www.facebook.com/pages/COLDCARE/201779239856080 and well done BMW Jan Nygaard A/S, … Continue reading

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