Monthly Archives: May 2012

Nine Days and Counting

Is it rather pathetic that the highlight of my summer will be showing Chewbacca at his first show in 9 days?  lol.  I’m counting the days, and I can’t wait. Did someone say get a job?  Job?  What?  Oh, yea, … Continue reading

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Chewbacca Drive 68; Tandem Drive 14

Can you believe I’ve been keeping track of every single training session with Chewbacca since the first time I put on long lines back in March, 2011?  lol.  Once he took his first drive in July, I had already been … Continue reading

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Car Show, Horse Show, Photo Overload!

Happy May 21, everyone.  Guess what today is?  Well, it’s May 21, obviously.  But what does that mean?  It means that on this day back in 1981, My beloved Lady was foaled.  Yes, she would be 31 if she were … Continue reading

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Chewbacca Updates and Movie Reviews

Chewbacca is sound!  Yay! Ok, update over.  lol. No, really.  After getting his shoe replaced yesterday, just like that (snap your fingers here)… overnight, he’s 100% sound.  I lightly ground drove him today and will let him have a much … Continue reading

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Feet and Jobs

Well, despite the fact that I am currently….. between jobs… I still remain optimistic about all life in general. Chewbacca is improving, though still not sound.  He is still awaiting his shoe, though, which he gets on in 2 days, … Continue reading

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Chewbacca’s Road to Recovery

Well, it’s been 6 days since I found Chewbacca standing in his paddock on 3 legs and not able to walk. This is what he looked like on the second day, because I was too strung out to get video … Continue reading

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Quick Updates …

Well, it’s been 2 days since we hauled Chewbacca off to the vet.  On Tuesday night when I found him nearly 3 legged and almost totally unable to walk, the emergency vet came out, and as I suspected, he suspected … Continue reading

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