Here are some great posts from the horse blogging world this week.
How to make your own Smartpaks from DIY Horse Ownership
Smartpaks can be great, or they can be way too pricey for convenience. If you have a little bit of extra time, this is definitely the way to go.
Izzy's Leg: Update 8 from Not So Speedy Dressage
AWESOME progress on Izzy's wound and a great photo series of how it's wrapped. The whole series has been so educational and fascinating. Not recommended for those with weaker stomachs...
European Adventure from The $900 Facebook Pony
Read the whole series. I'll just wait here. This links to Part 1 and there are buttons to continue you on your journey at the bottom of each post. If you get too insanely jealous just take a short break and come back. They're worth it.
Costume Creations: RuPaul Drag Horse from Poor Woman Showing
This post just flat out wins the internet this week.
HITS 1995 from Braymere Custom Saddlery
Vintage showjumping! Awesome.
King's Canyon Ride from Funder's Good Idea
All that green, and those trails, just made me swoon.
Ask and Answer: Boot 'Em Up from Hey Hey Holls
Boots are a perennial favorite question. I like this post because it links to some actual science about the pros and cons of warming legs up underneath boots.
Grant Schneiderman Clinic Recap from Fraidy Cat Eventing
Really, really nice clinic recap! Good meaty reading.