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Welcome to our little corner of the Blogosphere.   Stop by often to get great tips and information on all things natural horsemanship, animal communication, energy healing, and more.  You can also keep up with all we have going on as Anna travels around the globe teaching her methodologies of trust-based communication.

And of course we want to hear from you. So please comment on those posts that are important to you, share your experiences and let our community get to know who you are.

We look forward to blogging with ya, so check back soon!

A Glimpse into this year’s Rocky Mountain Horse Expo!

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Anna began the R.M.H.E. experience with a day of Saddling-Up with ROTH!  To her surprise, 75% of her equine students were Tennessee Walking Horses (TWH) and a true delight they were – with a “try” greater than Mount Everest.  From creating a stronger bond, through to spook-busting, pain management assessment, standing for mounting and exploring benefits for horses, handlers, and riders this intimate group of enthusiasts walked away with overflowing pride!

Rocky Mountain Horse Expo Demos

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Anna is now live-streaming on Facebook at many of her events throughout the year!  Bring her directly into your home, your heart, and your horses’ lives.  With thousands of individuals logging on to be present during the presentations and demonstrations, she was able to reach a global audience.  Benefit from her expertise and even go back and visit the 3 Facebook pages for more insights.  
Topics covered included:
 
  • Animal communication: What your horses want you to know
  • Fearful rider – fearful horse; training your young; training your young or insecure horse to an unbalanced rider
  • From bridle to bitless
  • Acting out as a form of communication

49bb97f554e894c327ce1935_560x278Perceptions from RMHE 2017

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by Laura Schuman
2017 Brings me my third year of having the honor of being on the ROTH team for the Expo.  Fortunately, I had discovered that the expo occurs on my Spring Break, and since Boulder is my home, I am able to slip in a quick visit with my mother before heading for the several day event of long hard hours of lots and lots of work, plus horses galore!  We all love to grumble, the days get intensely long, but I rather doubt any of us on the team don’t on some level love what we are doing…based on our firm belief in, faith, and absolute loyalty to Anna Twinney and her nonstop authenticity for the horses (and their people).  And of course, Vin.  I would be remiss to not mention Vin’s undying leadership (ahem) and assignment of tasks.  He likes that booth a ‘certain way’…often not at all the same as Anna…..and on we go!
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“A highlight from our time at the Rocky Mountain Horse Expo!
YouTube video footage coming soon. Deep gratitude to Anna Twinney for her generous heart endorsement for the Nokotas!” ~ Mari Rubens
Hello Anna and team,
 
My Mum and I attended a few of your clinics at the Rocky Mountain Expo this weekend, we really enjoyed your sessions and learned a lot about horse communication.
 
We recently adopted 2 young BLM Mustangs, a 2yr old mare, and a 3yr old gelding. I had been struggling to get a good connection with the gelding for months. When we got home today, I gave him full eye contact and used some of the body language cues you showed in the expo, and we finally had a breakthrough! He was much more responsive to me in the pasture and the round pen, and a lot more respectful of my space (he’s usually very pushy).
 
Thank you so much for the excellent advice, and for sharing your knowledge!
 
Kind Regards,
 
Megan Sprot
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L: The R.M.H.E. is a time of connection and communication not only with horses but with talented friends, partners and peers too!  Anna was absolutely delighted to meet up with Frank Kuntz, brother of Leo Kuntz, whom Anna supported in North Dakota, gentling the wild Nokota horses.  During the expo she was honored to support the Nokota horse conservancy in her life lessons at liberty demonstration; a highlight of the weekend for sure!  
 
R: A rose between two thorns!  This was a time to become acquainted and reacquainted with horse experts Mike Brashear and Justin Dunn.  Anna has spent two decades bringing horsemen and women together for the good of the horse!

 

 

Anna Returns to Her Homeland for 3 Days of Animal Communication in Sowerby Bridge, Yorkshire

 

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International Animal Communicator, Anna Twinney, is returning to the U.K. for her annual Animal Communication weekend event!  Each year she brings new opportunities to go deep into the art of animal communication, right to you.  This year we are excited to announce a new, extraordinary, 3-day animal communication class!

 
– You are super intuitive!  

– You listen to your heart… your gut.
– The people around you know you have a strong affinity for animals.
– You can be extremely empathic to the point that it might even affect you in social situations.
– You relate to animals extremely well and already know that you are dialed in.
But there have been times when you didn’t trust the messages you were getting: Times you weren’t sure if the connection was real.
 
Does this sound like anyone you know?  Maybe… you?
 
If so then this is the time to expand what comes to you naturally!  
This is the time to hone this inherent skill.
This is the time to gain the confidence you need trust the connection.  
 
Don’t miss 3 days that will change your animal communication and your life!
Day 1: Enhance your intuition!
 
Learn to listen to your three brains; your head, your heart, and your gut.  Through experiential learning and guidance explore your innate gifts and expand your intuition naturally.  Benefit from Anna’s three decades of experience, and take leaps and bounds forward in your life and on your career path as you come to understand, explore and expand inter-species communication in all aspects of life.  Feel and control energy instead of it being coincidental, sporadic or even controlling you!
Day 2: Animal communication for rescue animals
 
Are you so empathic that your household has grown to include numerous rescue animals?  Have you chosen their company over people, and often stay at home snuggling instead of socializing?    Have you witnessed such pain, anguish, fear, and sorrow for the animals and been overwhelmed by their plight and don’t know how to create your own boundary or indeed how to help them?
 
Perhaps you have invited an animal into your life and now wish to help them transition and settle into life as a family member.   Many rescue animals suffer from physical, mental, emotional trauma and you wish to explore the best way to help them.  You know punishment and harsh training is not the answer but do not know what your animal wants.  
You wish they could just tell you!
 
Well, now know they can!
 
Join Anna for this extended weekend class to learn from an expert who has been known to seek justice, support rescues, and nonprofits and give a voice to the voiceless for decades.  As a leader in her field, supporting rescues all over the world, Anna’s vast knowledge truly sets her apart.  By giving them a voice, she has helped hundreds of rescued animals determine the homes they seek, and communicate their needs, wants, and desires.  
 
You will learn how to explore the roles that best suit them, the exercise and lifestyle choices that allow them to feel safe and comfortable.  By bridging the gap rescues, prospective adopters, foster homes and permanent guardians all get a chance to hear first hand what their companion needs, creating happiness, health, and harmony while staying clear of behavioral issues.
Day 3: Animal Communication and Horsemanship: What your horses want you to know
 
Are you a horse enthusiast, potential guardian, groom, trainer, manager, caregiver and want to know what the horses have to say?
 
Have you been intrigued by the unspoken language of your horses but you have a feeling that their language goes beyond mere body language?  Be prepared to be amazed! 
 
You may have begun your animal communication journey and have little to no exposure to horses.  This is your opportunity to expand your knowledge and gain hands-on experience with one of the most communicative animals on the planet.  And if you conduct all of your sessions long distance…now you have a chance to see animal communication in action and not in a meditative state!
 
Learn from the only horse whisperer, energy healer and animal communicator on the forefront of taking the next generation of horsemanship global!  You will be able to participate in a safe environment, with like-minded people, and know that you BELONG.   
 
Each day builds upon the others to expand your consciousness and your abilities.  You will communicate over the 3 days both with live animals and through long distance communication.  You will develop your very own language of love through pictures, movies, senses, an inner knowing, sounds, voices, words, sentences, colors, feelings, and emotions.  
 
Reawaken your gifts and experience true communication with Anna as your guide. 

Rocky Mountain Horse Expo 2017. Take Three …

by Laura Schuman

2017 Brings me my third year of having the honor of being on the ROTH team for the Expo.  Fortunately, I had discovered that the expo occurs on my Spring Break, and since Boulder is my home, I am able to slip in a quick visit with my mother before heading for the several day event of long hard hours of lots and lots of work, plus horses galore!  We all love to grumble, the days get intensely long, but I rather doubt any of us on the team don’t on some level love what we are doing…based on our firm belief in, faith, and absolute loyalty to Anna Twinney and her nonstop authenticity for the horses (and their people).  And of course, Vin.  I would be remiss to not mention Vin’s undying leadership (ahem) and assignment of tasks.  He likes that booth a ‘certain way’…often not at all the same as Anna…..and on we go!

Three years ago I was a top seller in the booth.  But with Joseph’s charm and social abilities, by my second year he took over as the top salesman on the floor and I moved (up?) into the position of groom and horse handler for whichever horses Anna needed to bring.  Last year it was Excalibur and my beloved Aria.  Ex doesn’t mind coming….Aria hated it, and in reflection, we almost wonder if she didn’t blame me for her having to attend …

After an exciting session of Aria in the round-pen with Elaine in tow with the long lines, it was quite clear she was making her voice heard.   I was then in discussion with Anna by her stall; Aria stared at me, squarely and clearly, to catch my attention.  As Anna and I both stopped speaking and looked, she kept an eye on me as she grabbed and flipped her water bucket several times, slamming it against the stall wall.  She the stared again at me, to be sure I was paying attention.  It was clear in her eyes she was shouting at me, “hey, water girl, go get me some water. NOW.”

With clear communication and eliciting a laugh, I quickly retrieved her water.  The rest of the time spent was mostly uneventful, but it was clear as Aria turned her bum to me often she was displeased with my ‘service’ and quite unhappy to be there.

2017 RMHE and I am in charge of the foals.  We load and take them today for their first time; Hermes and Sabre.  We did a test load the other day, all went well …but who is to say what is to happen today?

And so, how will they be? This is their first experience of this kind?  Anna’s demo with them today is bold.  While other clinicians pick and choose and show finished products…Anna steps up to truly teach a lesson, show authenticity in action, like no other.

I am a type A, over achiever-concerned with doing it ‘right’.  And that used to mean ‘correct’: I lead in properly, I stepped up, I … and I now understand.  It’s not about I.  Doing it right has a new definition.  Doing it right means; do they feel safe, have we trailer loaded them gently and with calm patience, providing the voice, are they ok at the expo, safe in the stall and am I doing everything to help that?

And so we see.  But my gut says it will be just fine.  And with this ROTH team,  and Anna in the lead … it will all be a great learning experience and again the opportunity to be all for the horse.

 

ROTH Holistic Horsemanship and Certification Courses

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Two Courses to set you on your path to clear, compassionate communication, and connection with your horses.

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Horse Whispering 101 is BACK!

6 Day Course with ROTH Certified Trainer/Instructor, Elaine Ackerly

Here’s what you need to know
Last year’s event was a success for all those wishing to begin their path with horses! Horse Whispering 101 is perfect for those who may not wish to enter the field of equine training instead have a desire to learn the horse’s language from scratch. It’s also a great introduction to ROTH methodologies for those potentially looking to join us in a larger capacity!
Horse whispering 101 for:
* The equine enthusiast!
* parents of equestrian children 
* horse rescue or therapeutic riding center volunteers
* those who are entering the field of horsemanship
* confident horse and confident handler
* energy healers and equine body workers
* equine life, dream and business coaches
* coming back to a life of horses
* overcoming fears, concerns and bad experiences with horses and instructors
* moving from traditional methods into horse whispering!
Further your ROTH foundation or BEGIN HERE!
12 Day Course
And those beginning the ROTH ladder to certification for a career with horses … this course will provide you with a solid springboard, confidence, and ability to attend the holistic horsemanship certification course to further your experiences and education with ROTH.
 
Horse Whispering 101 is a comprehensive introduction to the Reach Out to Horses method of holistic horsemanship. Count on instruction from the moment of approach, through day-to-day interactions. Understand you’ll be learning a new language, gaining insight into your own intuition, learning to appreciate the nuances of body language as well as the impact of your energy level and attitude can have on the horse you work with. You’ll leave HW101 ready to interact with horses, safely and intuitively but you may find you’ve gained new life skills that help you with two-legged companions as well. 
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The HHC is designed for those people who have a genuine desire to learn gentle trust-based, non-dominant communication methods. It is the perfect starting point for equine enthusiasts, potential horse guardians, instructors, trainers, managers, those working in the equine industry and those seeking to become professional trainers and clinicians.
 
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If you are a novice, concerned you don’t have the experience needed to succeed, don’t fret. As a beginner, you have a clean slate, perfect for us to share methods and techniques to start your training off right from the very beginning.
For the more seasoned professional, we can increase your awareness, guide your abilities and enhance your current skill set, providing you with the training and experience necessary to really stand out in the equine industry.
 
Once all requirements are completed, you will be ready to go out into the world, certificate in hand, to spread the philosophies of genuine trust-based horsemanship. Completion of Level 1 gives you the freedom to spread your wings to explore new and additional methods as your heart desires.
Find out more about the HHC Part I by emailing us at info@reachouttohorses or you can always call for more information at 303-642-7341.

Join Anna and ROTH in Costa Rica in 2018 and claim your slice of paradise!

Join World-renowned Horsewoman, Equine Behaviorist, Holy-Fire Reiki Master and Animal Communicator, Anna Twinney in Costa Rica in 2018.

A Healing Journey In Paradise
Animal Communication, Trust-Based Horsemanship, Energy Healing, and Riding in the Rainforest with International Horsewoman and Animal Communicator, Anna Twinney in the Rainforest of Costa Rica
February 11th-17th 2018

Join Anna on an adventure of a lifetime in the tropical paradise of Costa Rica!

As the founder of Reach Out to Horses, Anna, has brought you to the mountains of Wyoming, the desert of the Wild West and the exquisite landscape of the French countryside. Now she is excited to announce her return to paradise and she is pulling out all the stops to make this a special trip for all who join her.

Welcome to the next Healing Journey In Paradise retreat in Costa Rica.  Located in Costa Rica’s tropical rainforest, Lake Arenal and the Arenal Volcano are a sightseer’s dream.  While traveling within this part of the country, immersed in an idyllic jungle setting, this amazing retreat provides you with an opportunity to experience Costa Rica at its fullest! Howler monkeys, toucans and macaws, sloths, pizotes, hundreds of bird species, as well as the beautiful tropical flora, make this location a nature lover’s paradise!  And that is just the backdrop for your life-changing adventure

During this weeklong retreat you will learn true, trust-based horsemanship, one of the most popular healing arts in the world, Reiki, and explore the world of Animal Communication, all while vacationing in one of the most beautiful vacation spots in the world.

What is in store for you when you join us in February of 2018?

Day 1 – Arrive in Costa Rica

Arrive at the beautiful Majestic Lodge, your tropical home away from home!  Nestled in a cove on the Lake Arenal with spectacular views of the Volcano and Lake, this warm and inviting Lodge offers you comfort and relaxation.  After arriving, enjoy the Jacuzzi with a cocktail and have dinner on the open-air deck, while enjoying the grand view of the Arenal Volcano. You will sleep in the luxury of orthopedic beds and air-conditioned rooms and awake to the beautiful sounds of the various, tropical birds, and the morning call of the nearby Howler monkeys.

Day 2 – Learn the Most Popular Healing Art in the World!

Start the day with a “typical Costa Rican breakfast” followed by a day learning the popular healing art of Reiki with unimaginable views and extraordinary energy!

Reiki, translated from Japanese as “Universal Life Force”, is already used in clinics, private practices and hospitals all around the world.

Many people from all walks of life have awoken to the amazing benefits that Reiki can provide.

Developed as a healing art in early 20th century Japan, Reiki is a holistic, non-invasive technique that heals on all levels of the body, mind and spirit. In addition it can enhance other modalities of healing, both traditional and alternative, alleviate pain and has been proven to reduce stress in both humans and animals.

With this unique style of energy healing you can:

·      Alleviate stress, fears, worry and frustrations
·      Assist the body in cleansing different types of toxins
·      Help people break unwanted habits or conditions like smoking, overeating and alcoholism
·      Work on anything from your pets, houseplants and even your computer!
·      And more…

You will discover exactly what Reiki is, how to use it to heal yourself and others, and be certified and attuned to Reiki I certification.

Topics covered during the workshop include:
·      Level I Attunement
·      Reiki registers and energy movement
·      The Proper Use of Reiki
·      Starting a Reiki Practice
·      Body and Energy Scanning
·      Chakras: What they are and how to use them

And everyone who attends the workshop gets a full Reiki healing session so you can experience the amazing power of Reiki for yourself. Through Anna’s fun, powerful and nurturing style she will guide you to your full potential and help you discover what you might never even have thought possible!

Whether you haven’t worked with Reiki before, feel it’s time to take the next step or you want to take your Reiki practice to the next level, this is the perfect location to begin your journey of Reiki.

And that’s just the first day!

Day 3 – Morning – A little bit of T.L.C.  Spend the morning horse whispering! Experience Anna’s unique ROTH methodologies based around her step-by-step safety system.  Become intimate, support in their relaxation, come to understand your horse’s past experiences, and begin the process of building a trusting partnership and getting to know your horse before you gain their permission to ride in the rainforest. Incorporate visualization, body language, feel, timing, and more, as you explore these trust-based exercises.

Afternoon – Rancho Margo Ride!  Your first ride in Costa Rica will take you far up into the mountains and through the tropical rainforest to capture beautiful views of nature and pastureland. Be prepared to see an array of tropical wildlife, Toucans, Monkeys, Sloths, Pizotes and various species of birds. The views of the Arenal Volcano and natural rainforest can’t be beat!

On the way into the jungle, we will stop for a late lunch at Rancho Margot, an eco-ranch that is the very model of self-sustainability.  Almost everything they serve is grown on their farm and all their meat comes from their own free range chickens, and free roaming cattle. The lunch is an open buffet, with fresh salads, vegetables, meats and pizza.

Day 4 – Dances with Horses – After enjoying a fresh and healthy breakfast, we will jump into the “deep end” of equine communication – the obstacle course.   The obstacle course is one of the most effective instruments in horsemanship and you will join your equine partner at liberty to discover not only the complexity of the language of Equus but also your authentic self!

You will learn how to communicate effectively with your horse energetically as well as through intricate movements, gaining the partnership and connection you’ve always desires.

Anna developed the obstacle course over 18 years ago.  Since then thousands of her students from all over the world have worked with the obstacle course for a myriad of purposes.

You will apply this safe and effective training approach to all interactions with your horses, while at the same time determining a deeper understanding of your horse’s learning style.  Not only will Anna show you how to read the subtleties of your horse’s body language and direct your horse on the ground but she will enlighten you to the specific life lessons your horse wants you to know!

Once the day is done, you will enjoy watching the sunset with cocktail in-hand at the hot tube before another mouthwatering dinner overlooking Arenal lake and contemplating the life lessons the horses brought to you this day.

Day 5 – Animal Communication and the waterfall ride you will never forget!

Animal communication is just a belief away! After a delicious breakfast, on the open-air deck, overlooking the Volcano, Anna will introduce you to the amazing world of Animal Communication.  You will explore your inherent gifts and discover how to telepathically connect and communicate with a being of another species.

With this heart-to-heart connection you will uncover a new wordless language of love, a language of thoughts, images, feelings, emotions and other intuitive senses.

Next be sure to bring your camera (or smartphone).  We will join Lilander and our horses and go on a 4-hour horseback ride to a beautiful, tropical waterfall tucked deep in the jungle. After a 2-hour ride up, up, up, into the primary rainforest, we will reach the top of the mountain where you will tie up your horses and hike down to the waterfall.

Here you can enjoy a refreshing swim, and relax with beautiful, bountiful nature.  The water, and the spectacular flora and fauna will create an experience you will never forget.

We will have our picnic lunch by the waterfall and then hike back up to our horse partners.  Enjoy lunch surrounded by the pristine, natural world before connecting with the wild ones.  You will explore the magical gifts from our messengers – the animals themselves.

In the afternoon we head back, returning to the Majestic Lodge for a hot soak, or refreshing swim and relax before dinner.  In the evening we will go out for dinner to one of our favorite spots in Costa Rica!

Day 6 – Reiki; Energy Healing for Horses.

One of energy healing’s most effective and astounding uses is in the healing of animals. Horses, and animals in general, are great clients for energy work because they don’t have any preconceived notions or skepticism that often get in the way of human receptivity. An animal is simply present to the experience.

You will learn how to:
·    Ask for “permission” from your animal companions
·    Set up a safe energy healing session
·    Scan your horse’s body
·    Locate the energy centers of the body, known as the chakras
·    Listen to your horse and read his body gestures
·    Facilitate “love lessons”
·    Recognize the duration of sessions

We have found that most horses love Reiki and other forms of energy work. They will quite often relax into the healing session, lower their heads, keeping a leg cocked in a relaxed position, and even close their eyes as they enjoy the sensation. Many times you can even hear their stomachs gurgle as the healing energy flows through them, clearing energy blocks as it goes. And when they have had enough, they will usually let you know by “waking up” and sometimes even walking away.

Anna will show you the most effective way to apply your practice and your skills to the horse. This is also a great opportunity to review your skills if you are a little rusty or maybe feel like you need a little more instruction. Improve your skill set, increase your confidence, and heal some horses!

The information you will learn comes directly to you from Anna and her decades of knowledge and experience.

Day 7 – Ride with ROTH on the Lake Arenal Trek!

You will embark once again for a stunning rainforest trail ride with your equine partner. Your guides will show you all the amazing flora and fauna along the way! We will travel the lake road taking in the vibrant, green forest that surrounds us.

You will cross over Cano Negro River and head down into the river belt and its lush grasslands and abundant bird life.  The nature here is peaceful with a calm dignity. The low hum of the cicadas will remind you of ancient times. You will experience a deep feeling in the core of your very being, living in the moment, in tune with nature. After a refreshing ride with our equine partners you will be treated to a nice boat ride across Lake Arenal, a last opportunity to enjoy the lake and say goodbye before you return to the Majestic Lodge.

Day 8 –Depart Costa Rica or CHOICE ADDITION; Relax in the tropics!

Heading back to San Jose or Liberia in your air con private transfer, the sadness you may feel as you head back home can easily be allayed by getting busy planning your next trip with us!

OR After breakfast choose between the many adventurous activities to do in the Arenal area.  Rappelling and canyoning for exhilaration and exercise!  Guided hikes through the rainforest and around the volcano, for bird and animal watcher enthusiasts!  Butterfly and Reptile Conservatories and much more!  Or simply stay at home, enjoy a massage, got to the hot springs, or whatever activity you desire, before having dinner at the return to Majestic Lodge.

As you can see, this is truly a trip of a lifetime that you don’t want to miss.  One that you will experience nowhere else. We have very limited space and we are confident that this adventure will sell out very quickly.  So if you are interested in joining us, I wouldn’t wait long to make your reservation.

COST: Early Bird: $3,095 (until November 11th) $3,195 November 11th to February 1st, 2018

This inclusive 7-day Reach Out to Horses Retreat includes all treks & tours, lodging and meals.  Beverages outside of meals, alcoholic beverages and transport not included.  We can help organize your transportation to and from the hotel.

We accept up to 10 guests.
Max rider weight 190lb (86kg)
The itinerary is flexible. Changes may occur due to weather or unforeseen circumstances.

For more information please contact Nancy at kindredconnectionscr@gmail.com
tel 011-506-8703-1561

What Is Included for Retreat Guests
• 7 nights accommodation
• Three delicious meals per day (alcoholic beverages available with dinner, but not included)
• Pairing with one of our wonderful Costa Ricanhorses for the week & english/western tack
• Volcano and jungle rides
• Clinic participation, Reiki I attunement & Reiki for horses
• Optional booking of outside activities such as zip lining, hiking, rappelling down waterfalls, white water rafting, kayaking, hot springs are available but not included.

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For more information on the Journey In Paradise, you can visit: Healing Journey in Paradise

The indomitable Willow and her friend, Kate.

Anna,
Thank you so much for all you do! I thought you might get a kick out of this! I wrote a little intro to Willow through pics, by Willow… Here it is…
 
Hi Kate! I’m Willow, mom gave me this name because I am a fighter, one who bends but doesn’t break. Mom hit the nail on the head with that one. This is me tonight, I just woke up! My buddy Leo watched the stall while I laid down. I lay down often, there’s a lot of comfy, sunny spots around here. The vet says that my CK (creatine) values are high because I lay down a lot. 
Here’s a couple pics of me. I have a big belly, mom and the vet say its because I eat a lot, but can’t absorb the nutrition. I dig for grass in the snow with my brothers. They’re pretty good to me, except Stryker when he’s hungry, but mom makes sure that I get 2 warm meals alone a day and we have free choice hay 🙂 . 
This is what I looked like when I thought no one was looking.
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This is what I looked like the night mom came and got me. That’s my friend Daisy, she found a home that night too. I had an open wound that ran along my shoulder blade. I had all of the same bed sores that I have now, they were much smaller then. 
The first picture is when I finally made it home on May 2016. This is me when most of my winter coat was shed August 2016. It’s my right side. My left side has all of my sores except one that you can see on my hip!
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These are my biggest three bed sores, the one on my chest itches, but it hasn’t fallen off yet. The two on the back bleed a lot, the vet says that I lose a lot of blood through my sores and so I am anemic. Four tumors have fallen off of my body since mom pulled me off of the lot, they are still there, but are flat. Mom treats the small tumors with Xterra which burns, but my sores don’t get any bigger. Now she only does one tumor at a time, it’s much better. My small tumors are painful to the touch, but my large tumor on my neck isn’t, in fact mom scratches my skin above it and holds the mass to relieve the pull on my neck, it feels good. The vet said they can’t surgically remove it because it might make a bigger tumor grow in it’s place. 

 

Lucky says hi!

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This is my pseudo horse mom and I. She protects me and shows me how to be a horse. She says hi too!

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Thanks Anna! Your donated communication helped so much!! ❤️ Willow

 

 

 

 

Win $100 at the ROTH online store!

When you think of Anna and the ROTH experience, what comes to mind? Well if you can complete this phrase…”Xperience _______”, you could be the winner of our ROTH t-shirt challenge.
 
With so many creative minds out there, we are depending on you to find the perfect word.
 
All you have to do is send us your suggestion. What do you think is the perfect phrase that encapsulates all that is Reach Out to Horses.
 
Send it to us and Anna and the ROTH team will pick the one they like the most. If they pick your entry, you will win a $100 credit towards any purchase in the ROTH Shopping Corral and, of course, a t-shirt with your winning word.
 
You have until March 14th to get your entry in. Why March 14th? Because that is Vin’s birthday!
 
Get your entry in now and good luck!
 
What you need to know:
 
1. Go to THIS LINK to submit your entry: https://app.e2ma.net/app2/audience/signup/1837437/1757609/
2. Deadline: Your phrase must be in by Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at midnight to be considered.
3. In case the same word is submitted by multiple individuals, the first person to send the phrase will win the prize!