This all sounds super simple but it might be stuff you need to be reminded of every now and again: Training outside in adverse weather can sometimes be nerve racking if you are not a confident rider or if your horse is still in need of a lot of training.  The wind can sometimes add an element of “fun” to your horse training time and may put your horse on edge. What do you do…


It’s so important to give your horse a good cool down after a workout.  Make sure that after you work your horse out that you bring down the intensity for 10-15 minutes.  A great way to do that is to gradually bring the intensity back down to a walk.  A good cool-down won’t make them sweat more.  After untacking your horse, allow them to stand there and continue to cool-down before putting them in the…


First day of summer

June 13, 2016   //   Life on the ranch

Our kids all have summer jobs here at Jones Land and Livestock.  This kiddo here is simply lunging a 2 year old to get him ready to be saddled up. All the kids have jobs here and those jobs fit their age and ability.  We appreciate all of them for their work here at Jones Land and Livestock.  And, they appreciate the paycheck. HAH HAH! New on the blog: First day of summer! #joneslandandlivestock #kidsummerjob #horsetrainingintennisshoesandshorts….


Unfortunately we will need to cancel the May 28th Gymkhana. Valley County Planning and Zoning will no longer allow these Gymkhanas without getting a conditional use permit. Also, sadly our facility usage calendar was misconstrued. We have never charged anyone to use the arena. We have welcomed with open arms anyone who wants to come out and use the facilities and never charged anyone. We created the calendar in hopes that we could save many…


New foal!

April 30, 2016   //   Life on the ranch, Raising foals, Sale Barn

We have a new colt by Mister from Texas out of Peppy Rey Smarts!  We have 2 horses for sale this year: Soula Badger Dualin Smart Rey     Related articles across the web Kara Kaufmann Equestrian National Champion From ND East Stroudsburg High-school Uncle Lino Preakness updates

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    • What was your horse workout today? This beautiful gelding was working on his spin and is now cooling down in the barn before going back in his stall. New on the blog- giving your horse a proper cool down. #horseworkouts #horsegoals✔️ #joneslandandlivestock #itsnicetohorsetraininthesunnotrain
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