Storms on the hori­zon

EQUUS - - Eq Case Report -

The drive to Kansas had been un­event­ful. A friend had in­vited me to bring Parker along with her and her horse to a multi-day Na­tional Ver­sa­til­ity Ranch Horse As­so­ci­a­tion (NVRHA) event. It was a 17-hour drive from our home in Min­nesota, but we stopped halfway through the trip to un­load the horses and let them eat, drink and graze for a bit be­fore con­tin­u­ing. We spent a to­tal of eight days in Kansas. NVRHA events com­bine a clinic with four per­for­mance classes sim­i­lar to trail classes, rein­ing pat­terns and work­ing cat­tle. It’s hard work, but Parker was in great phys­i­cal shape and did won­der­fully.

It wasn’t un­til the trip home that things went bad. We had orig­i­nally

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