Monthly Archives: March 2015

RIP little Balu

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Our gorgeous, cheeky mascot Balu sadly passed away last Friday.

Balu was well over 30 when he died, and no longer had any teeth. We let him live free the past few years, since in this way he could find fresh grass (since he could no longer use his teeth to munch up hay), and he lived happily in this way.

He was a cheeky pony, as so many of the shetland breed are. He knew when to ‘disapear’ ..generally when their were kids pony rides scheduled, and when to ‘appear’ which was generally just after grain had been fed out (he would kindly clean up all the left overs in the stable).

He liked to hang out at the bar, especially at aperitivo time – and was unpopular for a few weeks after offloading a nice steamy pile of manure (right inside the bar).

We will miss this little guy. RIP Balu.

Last months of savings on spring horse riding holidays

Thinking about how to spend your holidays in 2015? How about a horse-riding holiday in beautiful Tuscany with us?

Our horse riding holidays are filling up fast, and many weeks during the year are now at full capacity.

We have a 20% discount on accommodation, and free breakfast every day during the months of April, May, June and July.

We still have available spots on the following rides in spring:

April: 4-11, 11-19, 19-25, 25-02 (4 spots left on each ride)

May: 9-16 (3 spots left)

June: 06-13, 13- 20, 20 -27

Contact us today and we will quote you a great package with riding, meals and accommodation included.