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About Trish Lemke

Hi, I'm Trish. I've been thinking about, dreaming about and working with horses for over half of my life and I love sharing my observations with you! I believe that humans can be happier if we all become a bit more horselike.

Wit and Wisdom from a Horse #4

By |2018-05-02T13:10:57+00:00February 20th, 2015|Categories: Blog, Wit & Wisdom from a Horse|

"Follow your instincts" I went out to the barn the other day and one of my mares was in heat.  For all of you non-horsey people out there, let’s just say that about once a month, the girls are very flirty with the boys and receptive to their attention. Well, that one day when I put [...]

Wit and wisdom from a horse #2

By |2018-03-27T13:25:30+00:00March 14th, 2013|Categories: Blog, Wit & Wisdom from a Horse|

“If you have an itch, scratch it.  If you can’t reach, call in a friend” If you’re like me, and most of the women that I know, I’m very aware that scratching an itch in public is taboo– especially around the head.  Maybe that harkens back to the days of [...]

Wit and wisdom from a horse #3

By |2018-03-27T13:25:30+00:00March 5th, 2013|Categories: Blog, Wit & Wisdom from a Horse|Tags: , , , , |

“be comfortable with your spot in the herd” I grew up the youngest in a family of 12.  Yes, Irish and yes, Catholic.  We were a tribe of 9 girls and 3 boys and we definitely had a pecking order.  And come to think of it, we still do.  No matter who I am or who [...]