I Want a Horse

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 222 People

    Horse Crazy

    I got bit by the horse-loving bug as a kid, but my family was too broke for me to get riding lessons.  So a couple of summers ago, I got to visit the Kentucky Horse Park and fell in love again.  I'm just so amazed at how expressive they are, and graceful and... *sighs...
    SunnyKris SunnyKris
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 25, 2008

    I Hate Waiting

     I have been working on a new project for the past 4 months. It is somethin I am not well-versed in. I like to do my research, and be prepared for the next day. I tried to get in touch with people who have done similar projects. At first I was turned down saying 'You will...
    sensual1786 sensual1786
    26-30, F
    Jun 23, 2011

    Opportunity....but Hesitating Still.

    I've lost two horses in the past two years. My pasture is empty and it hurts. I've only owned one horse at a time because of how much work they are. But....there's an opportunity that has come up for a Tennessee Walker/paint mix....and I'm torn. In 2010, the family horse died...
    runningfree2 runningfree2
    22-25
    1 Response Oct 2, 2012

    They Were Such a Big Part of My Life

    for so long, horses were my life . It started in North Carolina, with my cousin Lind-Z . She had a horse, and took me to the barn all the time . She taught me how to ride, she taught me how to act around horses, taught me how to train them, everything . Then I moved to Florida...
    MyFriendsWang420 MyFriendsWang420
    16-17, F
    Oct 8, 2007

    Horse Therian

    I ride horses whenever I get the chance but I've never known the joy of owning one. And it's hard to deal with that considering I'm a horse therian:(
    brianne1 brianne1
    16-17, F
    Sep 1, 2013

    My Dreams Finally Come True

    Ever since i went to pony camp when i was 8 Ive'd always wanted a horse. And now that dreams finally come true,i free-lease a horse 5 minutes away.it was originally 50 dollors for shoeing but i just do work for the owner.Horses are like my escape.They make me so happy,they are my...
    Isabella34 Isabella34
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jan 25, 2012

    Heartache :'(

    Ok, all my life I've always asked the question "Please can I have a horse?" ut my parents can't afford it. It's not so much "buying the horse" that is the problem, it's the upkeep. They're very expensive animals but I love them, they're my bestest friends. I am fully aware of the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Jul 2, 2012

    The One Thing I've Wanted Since I Was a Little Girl.

    From the time I could hold a crayon, I always remember coloring animals. Soon I began to draw. And what I drew was horses. I studied them, read everything I could about them, collected stuffed animal of them. And after I broke my arm (jumping off a run-away pegisus), I was still...
    DunkelAugen DunkelAugen
    18-21, F
    Sep 4, 2008

    One Day I Will Have Another Horse

    I have loved horses and horse riding and I have owned five very dearly loved horses over the years. But because of my current  home and work commitments I cannot care for a horse right now. Due to the economic recession there are more and more horses needing homes and...
    nectarine nectarine
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Nov 16, 2008

    I Have Always Wanted One

    Id love to own a big horse. something over 16 hands... someday soon
    sensual1786 sensual1786
    26-30, F
    Jun 6, 2011

    I'm graduating college this year

    and I am soooo ready for my own horse. But alas, student loans are standing between me and my lifelong dream.
    DreamingDreamingDreaming DreamingDreamingDreaming
    22-25, F
    Mar 27, 2015

    You don't know the true feeling of freedom

    until you have ran you horse at a full gallop across an open field! <3
    Siqo423 Siqo423
    18-21, F
    Mar 27, 2014

    The Love of a Horse

    There is nothing in the world like a horse. To be astride of one is one of God's greatest gifts. We have 25 horses most of them rescued when they were only 3mos old. I wish that everyone could experience horse ownership there is nothing like it in the world. I wish that all of...
    betchaboots betchaboots
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jan 2, 2009

    I Want A Horse

    I want a horse. my family has enough space for horses but my dad says it's too much time and he would have to get a helperbecause of his ms. :( what do i do?
    princess14k princess14k
    13-15, F
    Feb 5, 2012

    The Horse Is One Of My Medicines, You See...

    As a little girl, I've always drawn horeses and been completely entralled with them. As i got older, I found a school that had an equestrian class. I learned so much from that class, and I fell in love with the animalsBut i have decided that I want a draft horse. Thats right...
    DunkelAugen DunkelAugen
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 17, 2010
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