On the Farm: Cats & Ponies

Reposted from Painting Pony by Kyley – owner and trainer of the Painting Ponies. One of the things I love about the Chincoteague Ponies on our farm is their loving nature. Their sweetness and ability to snuggle with just about anyone seems to translate to all creatures great and small. The barn cats at IHF […]

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What is Mounted Games?

History Mounted Games is an equestrian sport where participants compete in teams (and sometimes as individuals) through obstacle type relay races at high speeds. The sport requires athleticism, hand/eye coordination, and a well-trained/athletic mount. This increasingly popular sport was first played in India by the British Army Soldiers. The returning military brought the games back […]

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IHF Pony to attend Pa Horse World Expo

Re-posted from the Painting Pony Blog We’ve had this in the works for a while now, but we’re excited to officially announce that Chincoteague Minnow will be attending the PA Horse World Expo in Harrisburg, PA  from Thursday, February 23 through Sunday, February 26, 2012. Last year Boomerang and Kyley attended the expo to compete […]