Above picture are the really pretty Welsh pony team. Very well behaved too.
Then the group had to go play in the water.
Ponies and pooches playing in the water. After everyone drove for a bit longer, they started to head in:
After lunch and a break, I decided to hitch Summer up so Tracey and I could enjoy a drive and we sure did. I think Tracey thought it was kinda cool when we got back near the power lines and I cantered Summer under harness. I just love to watch her canter from that angle. You don't appreciate the power that animal has until you are that angle watching those muscles work. Here are a few pictures from that outing:
Letting Tracey take the reins.
Most every one's favorite because she is right on the bit.
And then my favorite that is framed and on my desk at work:
That evening, I just had to drive Hank for a bit. The clouds rolled in and the temps dropped a few degrees. So Tracey saddled up Gypsy for a little bit of easy riding and I hitched Hank. Tracey took a fabulous shot of him standing so pretty and some of him moving, here are a couple of shots: