Get Lucky

Get Lucky Cocktail Party

Join us for a cocktail party and art auction at the Dry Creek Mercantile in Hidden Springs on January 19th from 6:00pm – 8:30pm.

For those of you unfamiliar with what exactly is “Get Lucky,” let me try to explain.

“Get Lucky” is the phrase we use in reference to getting “lucky” in the international arena. Our formula for luck is of course a lot of hard work and group support, and yes, we do count on a bit of luck itself. When we were on the lookout for a horse to take to the highest levels of our sport, we were referring to this dream horse as “Lucky” – so we were out to Get Lucky!

We are raising money to put Idaho on the map for international event riding, an olympic sport.

As you all know, this […]

By | January 4th, 2020|

DRS Update

This past weekend was my first advanced level competition in 19 years and DRS’s first attempt. We have been so excited how his fitness, soundness, rideablity and plan had been working…Until it didn’t.

DRS “tied up” on Saturday. The scientific name for tying up is “rhabdomyolysis,” which simply translated means muscle (myo) breakdown (lysis). The causes are several but the result is the same, muscle cramping. This is our fear running a horse with PSSM1 (Polysaccharide Storage Myopathy) at this level and what we are constantly trying to prevent.

The constant conversation we have with colleges, vets, friends and in our hearts just got more difficult.

DRS tries so hard and communicates his feelings and emotions the best he can. He is my bud, the most talented horse I have ridden and he makes me feel safe. I asked him to do a […]

By | September 12th, 2019|