posted on Feb, 6 2015 @ 09:12 AM
I'm not a horse owner *yet, but it is part of my 10 year plan! When I was a teen, I worked at a barn near my home in exchange for riding lessons and
privileges. It was the best time of my life. Seriously. There's just something about horses that is amazing when you bond with one! I've actually
been thinking about starting my kiddo on riding lessons, she (like most little girls) loves horses too. I've introduced her to them, we had a friend
that needed some help around her barn while she transitioned to a new facility, and my daughter had such a blast. Sadly, we moved, and haven't met up
with any horse people around here yet.
I frequently do imaginary internet horse shopping! (Yeah, I guess I'm still a kid at heart, I dream about having horses).
I want exactly 4 horses. I don't have a specific breed in mind, although I'm partial to quarter horses because they're just so good all around for
doing anything you can imagine. Although secretly I adore the Perchon, I just can't justify to myself why I'd need a horse that big! I also think
Gypsy Vanners are absolutely stunning, but it would drive me crazy trying to keep them groomed meticulously. I also adore Friesians, and I've always
thought it would be great to rescue an OTTB.
The colors I am particularly fond of are anything even vaguely unique, but especially dun. Dappled grey. Paints (but only the really really striking
When the time comes to add horses to my family, it will probably take a really long time, because I'll really want to find the ones that we really