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Ask GHC: Preparing For My First Riding Lesson?

Published by • Nov 19th, 2008 • Category: Ask Girls Horse Club, Lend a Hand

Help! Allison wants to know: How do I prepare for my first horse riding lesson? I don’t have boots or special pants or anything like that…



Ask GHC: My Friend Doesn’t Know What She Wants

Published by • Oct 24th, 2008 • Category: Ask Girls Horse Club, Lend a Hand

Please help Salina: My friend has just discovered the ‘horse world’ and is enthralled with it. The problem: Instead of getting an older horse or pony, she has her heart set on a purebred Arabian…



Ask GHC: Dealing With a Horse Bully?

Published by • Sep 14th, 2008 • Category: Ask Girls Horse Club, Lend a Hand

Here’s a question from ponygalmaddy: Last weekend I went to my friend’s farm. She is obsessed (or so I thought) with horses nearly as much as me. She treated her horse so terribly I couldn’t believe my and ears…



Ask GHC: Confidence Without Stirrups?

Published by • Sep 8th, 2008 • Category: Ask Girls Horse Club, Lend a Hand

Step up to answer this question from Sweetie: I have been riding for two years now, but I have never been very confident. A little while ago I trotted without stirrups, which I used to do every lesson. I was very nervous, and I fell off…



Ask GHC: Trust Without Pain?

Published by • Sep 4th, 2008 • Category: Ask Girls Horse Club, Lend a Hand

Periodically we hear from members and visitors asking for advice about horse care, riding, and other horse-related topics. We all have different levels of knowledge and experience, so let’s share it with one another and collectively we just might be able to help…



The Gress Mountain Ranch

Published by • Aug 23rd, 2008 • Category: by Julia, Guest Bloggers, Lend a Hand

by Julia | Three unique horses grazing under the trees in a open pasture set against the backdrop of lush hills and a clear blue sky, with two miniature donkeys and a goat meandering along near them? Sounds like a scene from the end of a movie, right? Actually…



Spirit Therapies

Published by • Mar 11th, 2008 • Category: Junior Blogger Archives, Lend a Hand

by Halee | The disabled: we all know them. They are often called stupid; they are made fun of for being different. Not so at my stable, Spirit Therapies. SPIRIT is a non-profit program that helps the emotionally, physically, or mentally disabled reach their potential…



A Place to Heal Your Broken Heart

Published by • Feb 23rd, 2008 • Category: Lend a Hand, Tributes

by Rebecca Shyly | More and more we have been hearing about the loss of animals on Girls Horse Club. I thought this was extremely sad and wanted to create a blog where you could post a tribute to your lost pet, companion, or friend…