A veterinary journey, "nothing ventured, nothing gained…"
Nine Ways To Get In Shape To Own A Horse
Drop a heavy steel object on your foot. Don't pick it up right away. Shout “Get off,stupid! Get off!”
Leap out of a moving vehicle and practice “Relaxing into the fall”. Roll lithely into a ball, and spring to your feet!
Learn to grab your cheque book out of your purse/pocket and write out a £100 cheque without even looking down.
Jog long distances carrying a head collar and holding out a carrot. Go ahead and tell the neighbours what you're doing. Panama . They might as well know now.
Fix a pair of reins to a moving freight train and practice pulling it to a halt. And smile as if you are really having fun.
Hone your fibbing skills. “See darling moving hay bales is fun!” and ” I'm glad your lucky performance and multi-million pound horse won you first place – I'm just thankful that my hard work and actual ability won me second place”.
Practice dialing your chiropractors number with both arms paralyzed to the shoulder, and one foot anchoring the lead rope of a frisky horse.
Lie face down in the mud in your most expensive riding clothes and repeat to yourself: “This is a learning experience, this is a learning experience…”