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    horse blog sites?

    Suggestions for good reading?
    Stoneybrook Farm Afton TN

  • #2
    I don't know if I can say I'm any sort of an amazing writer... but I find my experiences to be honest and comical.

    Link below in my signature
    "The ability to write a check for attire should not be confused with expertise. Proficiency doesn't arrive shrink-wrapped from UPS and placed on your doorstep."


    • #3
      I just hosted the Blog Carnival of Horses for September. There's a great selection of horse blogs represented! Many of them were new to me.

      Carnival of Horses
      Equine Ink - My soapbox for equestrian writings & reviews.
      EquestrianHow2 - Operating instructions for your horse.


      • #4
        I enjoyed reading through this one -

        Dapple of My Eye

        - be sure you start back at the beginning (January 2009)
        Last edited by alto; Sep. 10, 2010, 03:46 AM. Reason: King's english


        • #5
          I really like Mugwhump Chronicles, although she hasn't been updating as of late. She's a western rider but has a lot of really great stories.

          (and even though these aren't horse blogs they're hilarious. Check out www.thesuperficial.com, www.hyperboleandahalf.blogspot.com)


          • #6
            hyperbole and a half is one of my favorites...

            Personally I have a whole list of blogs I love over at my blog I like the ones focused on ex-racehorses, like this blog of success stories, and Natalie Reinert's blog

            Three Days Three Ways is good reading

            I also like to check in at the upates/blog at the Brooke Hospital for Animals. It's just an incredible charity and I love reading about their work.
            "smile a lot can let us ride happy,it is good thing"

            My CANTER blog.


            • #7
              There are 250+ listed on my directory site: horsebloggers.com

              You can browse by topic/discipline if you're looking for something in particular.

              Everyone is welcome to add their blogs to the site as well -- you can create an account and add your own, or send me an email from the site help page and I'll add a profile with the admin account.
              She Gets Lost


              • #8
                My blog isn't anything special, but you might like to take a look at my blogroll-- I follow a lot of blogs, and thanks to this thread, might be adding some more!

                The journey is the destination.


                • #9
                  I like fuglyblog.com, which you probably already know about it.


                  • #10
                    The Horsey Set Net is a horses-and-culture blog that also features non-riding equestrian travel.

                    Lately, I've been writing a lot of unusual travel tips for attending the games, like where to shop for horse books while in KY and how to ship home extras, even dirty clothes.

                    I also did a lot this summer on the opening of the New York satellite farm of Old Friends, the thoroughbred equine rescue. I hope you enjoy the cute video I edited of Zippy Chippy and his owner.

                    Coming up sometime this week will be some reporting from an endurance ride in Rhode Island, along with a video clip of the action, in reference to the endurance event at the Games.

                    There are scads of other articles, like a spoof of the "Happy Pony" commercial and a fun ride with a bunch of the Friesians Hollywood has put in the ancient world.

                    So, feel free to visit the blog (link below) and have a little fun.
                    The Horsey Set Net


                    • #11
                      For horses, i like to read http://ihateyourhorse.blogspot.com/ occasionally.

                      But another vote for Hyperbole and a Half. not horsey but funny
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