Dear Younger Me: Anne Brzezicki

Dear Younger Me: Anne Brzezicki

Cleaning Stalls as a Youth Will Lead You to Much Bigger and Better Things Dear Younger Anne, No, you cannot keep a pony in the basement. The neighbors in your suburban Connecticut neighborhood wouldn’t like the smell. Hold onto that dream, though, because before...
Radical Surprise

Radical Surprise

Kelli Sena went to a local auction to buy a trail horse and instead found a diamond in the rough. In October 2018, Kelli Sena of Sulphur Springs, Texas, had one goal in mind when she attended a local auction: to buy a gelding for her step-mother-to-be, Patsy. Full...
Horses Helping Seniors

Horses Helping Seniors

Thinking back, Gloria Passarella estimates her husband, Rich, has been in the beginning stages of Alzheimer’s for about 10 years. Subtle changes in his personality, forgetfulness, and less excitement about things that once interested him offered small clues that...
The Galyean Way

The Galyean Way

He is a multiple Word and Congress Champion and the first NSBA Million Dollar rider. Champion after champion horses and riders emerge from his program. So how does he do it – year after year? Inside a six-foot-tall stockade fence, a style often associated with cutting...
Dear Younger Me: Don McDuffee

Dear Younger Me: Don McDuffee

The ‘horse thing’ will take you places you never dreamed of, if you just give it a chance. Dear Younger Don McDuffee, You long to follow in your father’s footsteps as a professional baseball player. He played for the Boston Braves for one season...