OOPE Day 3

Today found us on horseback again, trying to beat the bad weather that is rumored to be on its way.  Our mission was to gather the calves at the Mills Place and bring them home to our school section.  As … Continue reading

OOPE 2

Yesterday I started the Out Of Pocket Experience where you come along on a working day with me… and I take photos as I slave away with the camera winking out of my pocket.  No focus, no framing, nothing artistic … Continue reading

Exertional Rhabdomyolysis

On a great day, Lucas strikes a pose… Sounds yucky, huh?  Well, I can attest with my hand over my heart, tears in my eyes, and a sinking heart, that it is much more than yucky to witness.  What is … Continue reading

Just In Case…

Heading to the bog…. Lucas at the end of the day… tired boy! Just in case you’re under the impression that there is only one working dog on this place… Lucas was along for the trip to the mountain too!  … Continue reading

Tired and Muddy

It has been a year since Butcher’s Foothills Elsa has come to live with me on the ranch. At first glance, she was small but quick, slightly nervous, definitely prone to barking in situations that make her nervous, lost, looking for love, … Continue reading