Horses

Another View: Trail and error: Here are tips for safe sharing

The controversy about the proposed bike park in Auburn is about safety. The reason that horsefolk are a little frantic about safety is because the horse is an unusual creature. Gen ...

Reader Input: We can share the same trails

Yes, they can share the trail just like bikes and cars share the road (“Horse people need to lighten up, share,” Reader Input, April 3). All it takes is for common cour ...

Part I: Spending the day at District 3’s high school rodeo

The Lincoln Rodeo Grounds were filled with the sounds of pounding hooves, the smell of leather and the sight of pretty cowgirls the weekend of Jan. 25-26, as students and parents c ...

Another View: Legal immigration: A right or a privilege?

I am a Mexican immigrant. My parents brought us to this wonderful country in 1960. They spent the previous five years processing an application for permanent residency and ultimate ...

Reader input: Monitor horses’ weight, health

Don’t assume health of horses. As we head into the deep summer months, horse owners should check that animals have plenty of water and shade. Be sure to keep a watchful eye ...

Grass Valley teen champions equine cause

  On any given day, Cheyenne Little will be making rounds in the neighborhood on her four-wheeler, stethoscope around her neck, veterinary bag at her side. Sometimes, she&rsq ...