And then I thought about my horse's behavior recently... To be fair to Casey, the past couple of weeks she's been pretty saintly and calm. There have been little incidents, but nothing major. She was really, really terrible about a month ago, but since then seems to have mellowed out. I decided to give Casey the benefit of the doubt and carry on with this plan, but took steps to ensure that it would be successful (riding her the day before to tire her out, giving her Ace the day of [vet-approved, I promise], and keeping the ride controlled.
|Cousin & Casey|
|Casey seems HUGE with a child on her back|
|Cousin & Casey walking|
|I love Casey's facial expression here. It's like she's asking if I'm sure about this whole kid situation.|
|Look at how nice they look together!|