We are all likely familiar with the saying “Enjoy the little things.” Olsen’s Grain employee Michelle Whan is no stranger to the fact that good things come in small packages – namely, her miniature horses. Whan has been involved with miniature horses for a very long time and shared some of the … [Read more...] about Miniature But Mighty
The weather is getting better, and any excuse to sit outside and enjoy this spring warmth is probably welcome. Northern Arizona is full of beautiful scenery and sites for adventure, but you can enjoy one of Arizona’s beautiful sights in your very own yard: wild birds! How familiar are you with … [Read more...] about Attracting Wild Birds to Your Yard
Are you one of the many horse owners who worries about your horse lacking hydration during the winter months? Keeping your horse hydrated is crucial, especially during the cold spells that can make drinking uncomfortable and unappealing to your equine pals. Not drinking enough can lead to serious … [Read more...] about Does Your Horse Have a Drinking Problem?
The new year is upon us! I think most people are looking at 2021 as an opportunity to leave behind 2020: the year that wasn’t. Others might be wondering what different challenges this new year will bring. I often find uncanny parallels between horsemanship and life, and today’s “life lesson” came … [Read more...] about A Horseman’s Guide to Taking a Step Back Before Taking a Step Forward
For me, this time of year has always been a time for pause. This year, especially, has given me a lot to think about and reflect upon, as I am sure it has for many others as well. This year has spotlighted the need to take the upheaval of the ever-changing, confusing world and use it as an … [Read more...] about How Animals Benefit Our Mental Health