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Pinto from Grandview, TX

Cisco ~ OMG ~ Thanks everyone for HOTM!

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I am from Grandview, TX and I've been a Club Horse member for 2 years, 1 month and 20 days

Nicknames: Boggy Creek's Cisco

Age: 10 years old

Gender: Gelding

Breed: Pinto

Height: 15.1

Color: Black and white

Type of Riding: Trail riding, clinics, lessons

My Horse's Achievements: Just being able to ride him - he was a rescue horse and had been severely abused. 3-17-13: Just got back from a 2 day A.R.T. Clinic at the LBJ Grasslands in Decatur. Awesome clinic, great place to ride. Cisco did so well I was able to ride him in his halter the 2nd day, and he didn't lose it when the cows came crashing thru the trees, and he found out they would run from him! Big weekend for my boy.
HOTD 6-14-13, 6-14-14, HOTM Feb 2014 and March 2015
Participated and did very well at a 5 day Parelli Horse Camp with Trevor and Tara Carter of CarterRanchHors- e, 6-13
7-12-14 Competed in our first ACTHA Obstacle Challenge and he did very well, placing 8th out of 16, and that with a no score on one obstacle!
2nd out of 13 at the Steven's Natural Horsemanship Halloween Obstacle Competition 10-25-14

He's not just my Horse
He's my dreams
He's my happiness
He's my heart
He's my laughter
He's my teacher
He's my sanity

Thanks Angels Darling and PF for vote #800
Thanks Rose for #900
Thanks Brown & herd for #1000
Thanks Zans Fancy Superstar &Tucson for #1250
Thanks Rose for #1600
Thanks Whiskey & Deacon for #1700
Thanks Shannon & Amber for #2000
Thanks Rose for #2500
Thanks Marion & Paige & Indy for #3000
Thanks, Sherry, Whiskey & Deacon for #4000
Thanks Cimmaron (& herd) for # 5000

My Horse's Favorite Treat: Alfalfa cubes. And CARROTS! Thistle flowers in the spring, and OMG pitted dark sweet cherries!!!! PECANS (shelled)

My Horse's Favorite Things To Do: Eat, hang out in the pasture

Pet Peeves: Bits, flank cinch, lessons

My Horse's motto: Never give up, never surrender.
I meant to behave, but there were so many other options...
You won't change the world by saving one horse, but you will change that world for that horse!

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Bought him out of pity, even though skin and bones, there was just something about him, I couldn't resist when I stopped in to see him and he came over and put his head on my shoulder. Finally found Steven's Natural Horsemanship and everything finally started coming together for us. He is a Holstiener/Sadd- lebred/Morgan/? crossbred and is a lot of horse for an old lady to ride. (See more pics below).

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Nice that Cisco got HOTM. When you help others, good things come to you :). More winds and now they are calling for snow/ice mix. I am so tired of it all. think I will go hibernate till spring. lol I wish Vicki & Big Jax

Come visit me, Big Jax.

03/02/2015 07:05.46 PM Report This Comment
Hi Cisco, here's a vote for ya. Well this cold is now into my sinuses and I feel like big time crap! Woke up at 3 am and couldn't breath good, went into a panic attack and sat up at the computer till 6:30 am! Needless to say, I did take a nap this morning and then had to go and move snow for two hours out in the wind and cold! OHY. But I'm making a doctors appointment for Wed and get it checked out and also why my throat is still bothering me! Boys were in needless to say also, but give them hay and more warm water and they're are happy as can be. Farrier coming in the am to trim Indy. then at noontime I'll go over by Paige. Hopefully I'll sleep tonight! Or should I say breath better and sleep! Love ya, Marion and the blondes.

Come visit me, Nuttin But Good. Tks Mom, Indy & Angel HT 10,800!, R.I.P. Hi Tech Image, #14200 Tkx Mom, Indy & Paige & MWS Zippn By Indy, Tkx Cisco & Herd #18300!.

03/02/2015 05:46.00 PM Report This Comment
Hi Cheryl & Cisco, congrats on HOTM :) I know it was a surprise but you're definitely deserving of the title :) hope you had a wonderful weekend even with the bad weather. The rain held off for a bit on Saturday. It didn't rain until that evening so I was able to get a ride in on Koot Saturday along with a few of my friends/his horsey buddies. He was pretty happy! But it rained like crazy on Sunday with lightening and thunder and some parts even got hail! Voted. XOXO Danya and Koot

Come visit me, Kootenai *Congrats Zip our Feb HOTM!*.

03/02/2015 03:40.16 PM Report This Comment
Congrats on HOTM! Leaving a victory vote!

Come visit me, rocky, Evelyn rose & El Rey.

03/02/2015 10:07.37 AM Report This Comment
congrats on HOTM
Cisco looks like a nice horse :-)

Come visit me, Cinnamon:voting MissSusieQCowgirl(27- 4428) for HOTM & Eli.

03/02/2015 07:40.45 AM Report This Comment
wonder what's so great about your front porch that the doves like being there even though they're dying in mass? are the cats putting out bird seed? im sure they're having a blast.
yep, rainy and muddy here too. I finally found a fella that'll come out and bushhog for me, spread lime/fertilizer, whatever I need for the pasture. that's a relief. not many folks will bushhog for hire anymore, and I don't have a tractor, so my pasture looks pretty ragged. i'll have him out when it dries up a bit.
well, here we are at Monday again. hope you have a good one.

Come visit me, Allie, congrats Cisco HOTM! & BJ and his mom,Gracie.

03/02/2015 03:58.51 AM Report This Comment
Hi Cisco, Congrats on HOTM! WHOO HOO way to go! Great surprise! here's a vote for ya. Well the temps didn't get past 23, but that at least kept it at snow! So far about 3 new inches and still snowing. And you just know how much I'm gonna feel like snow throwing and plowing tomorrow with feeling like crap! It's starting to settle in my sinuses now! I knew it would, that's my body! Did go over to Paige today, got some showmanship down and Marissa was cuing me in between teaching a jumping lesson. What a difference just the position of my shoulders make in doing the maneuvers correctly and having the horse more correctly off my body language! Got home, made some late lunch and passed out on the couch for a couple of hours. I'm probably going to call the doctor once again and tell them about this new health issue! I just finished the last of the antibiotic for my throat today. And it's not killing the infection color in my sinuses. Oh well, hopefully the weather will change for the best and I'll be better fast! Love ya, Marion and the blondes.

Come visit me, Nuttin But Good. Tks Mom, Indy & Angel HT 10,800!, R.I.P. Hi Tech Image, #14200 Tkx Mom, Indy & Paige & MWS Zippn By Indy, Tkx Cisco & Herd #18300!.

03/01/2015 05:26.37 PM Report This Comment
YAY! so glad to see you got HOTM! congrats!
Yes, Im so happy for Atlas, I trust Johnny to give him a good home and to bring him to his best abillites. I have seen him work with Claire's morgan horses when we hooked up her green broke mare to a cart for the 1st few times. And he is a great rider (he is 65 yrs old!), he used to do endurance races and competed in driving classes. I offered to help Johnny whens he hooks him to a cart, so i'll get to see how he is coming along in a few months!!
Im excited to go back to helpin Charlie! I did meet his intern once and he seemed like a nice guy. I can understand his situation, Charlie's way of teaching people is so different. I had never ridden reining horses before I went to go work for him and it took me a while to catch on. Charlie usually keeps quiet until you make a mistake and he will correct you for it. so its hard to figure out what he wants.

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03/01/2015 05:22.08 PM Report This Comment
OMW congrats on the HOTM!!!That HAS TO BE EXCITING!! I didn't make it (obviously, LOL) but that's okay, it went to you!!! Awesome win, you deserve it! ;) Have a great week!

Come visit me, Pardner Quick(Princess) Congrats Cisco on HOTM! & Miss Susie Q Cowgirl:Please support in HOTM run!:).

03/01/2015 12:09.04 PM Report This Comment
Cisco on your HOTM win!!! So happy to see you in the spotlight! Will be great having you as our Top Horse for the month of March. Enjoy your month King Cisco. Here's a victory vote for ya.


03/01/2015 10:22.33 AM Report This Comment
Sounds like your weather is a crappy as mine. Was supposed to get some sun and higher temps, but it didn't happen. Now they are calling for high winds for Monday. Possible snow/mix w/rain on Tuesday. Ice is building up on my roofs. Going to have to see if one of my nephews can come over shovel as much snow off as they can. I'm too old to be on a roof. Funny don't think any thing of getting on a young horse, but afraid of a roof. LOL Hope its not as bad as they are calling for. For both of us :) Vicki & Big Jax

Come visit me, Big Jax.

03/01/2015 08:28.23 AM Report This Comment
King Cisco says...
{Don't know what I did this morning, but Mom was unusually happy when she came out to feed (even tho it was nasty out) and we ALL got CARROTS in our feed. She told me I was HOTM, I don't know what that means, but hoping the carrots keep coming!}

Come visit me, Mystic~ voting Miss Susie Q (274428) 4 HOTM, Cisco ~ OMG ~ Thanks everyone for HOTM!, Meg~ voting for Miss Susie Q (274428) for HOTM & Nugget~ voting for Miss Susie Q (274428) 4 HOTM.

03/01/2015 07:14.01 AM Report This Comment
Congratulations King Cisco on March HOTM! What a surprise ♡

Come visit me, Whiskey & Deacon.

03/01/2015 05:46.59 AM Report This Comment
hmmm, music lessons to help math? i'll see if I can get her interested in anything. that's a good idea.
poor stupid doves. natural selection at work there.
did you have the centennial ride yet? hows nugget doing?
I hear rain this morning, so I guess no riding here either. o well, makes for better grass come spring. hope you have a good sunday.
PS, o gosh, just read the other blogs. congrats on HOTM!!!! you do deserve it.

Come visit me, Allie, congrats Cisco HOTM! & BJ and his mom,Gracie.

03/01/2015 03:26.45 AM Report This Comment
congratulations to Cisco!
enjoy being march hotm, kid! you deserve it!

Come visit me, Sing & Herd.

03/01/2015 02:41.38 AM Report This Comment
****Congrats Cisco on HOTM****
Good Morning Cheryl, I can hardly wait until you get up and see this...hee haw what a great surprise....this is jut wonderful, enjoy your glory, treats for all, Love Donna Lee

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03/01/2015 01:52.57 AM Report This Comment
we haven't even had a hard freeze here in the coastal area.
sing's manure sample was negative for parasites. I noticed today she was laying down in her stall. hardly ever see her do that. she usually does it at night when no one's around. I guess now that she's 21 some things are changing. I want to hang on to her as long as I can.

Come visit me, Sing & Herd.

02/28/2015 09:40.06 PM Report This Comment
Hi Cisco, here's a vote for ya. Well it's getting warmer with the sun, but still only 24 degrees. But the sun is strong and melting off some ice and snow! I think that was just to make room for Sundays storm of 3 to 5 inches with some sleet and ice mixed in with it! Oh the joys of winter! NOT! Today was an easy day for Paige, rode in the snaffle bit and just did some fun things, like Marissa was teaching two of her POA kids to do the things Paige is doing, buy using Paige as the demo horse. Paige loved it! And Paige didn't realize she was working! LOL! Well guess who's coming down with an URI! Yep I've got the nice runny nose and feel like crap! Once again, oh the joys of winter! Love ya, Marion and the blondes.

Come visit me, Nuttin But Good. Tks Mom, Indy & Angel HT 10,800!, R.I.P. Hi Tech Image, #14200 Tkx Mom, Indy & Paige & MWS Zippn By Indy, Tkx Cisco & Herd #18300!.

02/28/2015 04:57.08 PM Report This Comment
Snow 3 days in a row? Did all that wind blow you way north? It does sound miserable.
So all the horses were worried when you took away their buckets? They ARE fond of their buckets. Are your kids getting used to their new hay nets?
That's cute the kitten was looking in the window. He's maybe trying to decide if he likes what he sees in there. Typical cat that wants in and then back out again.
No ride time today. My sister came up for a visit so I had to spend the day cleaning and running errands. Enjoyed seeing her though.
Well, hope tomorrow is at least warmer even if its still wet.

Come visit me, Allie, congrats Cisco HOTM! & BJ and his mom,Gracie.

02/28/2015 04:13.50 PM Report This Comment
Finally some warmer weather today. Now comes the rain. I am ready for the spring like weather. The farrier came on Thursday and did the horses hooves. I'm not getting enough horsey time... My sister is coming from Florida on Saturday. Hope to get a nice horse ride in with her while she is here. Enjoy your weekend. Left a vote.


02/28/2015 09:25.40 AM Report This Comment
Hi Cisco, here's a vote for ya. Well it was 9 degrees and going up to about 23 today, sun was strong, which was good to melt off some of the ice in the gravel part of my driveway. Put down 40lbs of ice melt and a lot was gone when I got home from over at Marissa's. Had my first ride on Paige since she went to school. It was good to be on her again. We did some lose work, then I did Pattern #1 of the Ranch Horse Pleasure Class. Going to try adding that as a new event this year. It's a combo of Western Pleasure, Pattern (like reining) and a few obstacles like trail class. She loves things where she's mixing it up. So do I! LOL! Love ya, Marion and the blondes.

Come visit me, Nuttin But Good. Tks Mom, Indy & Angel HT 10,800!, R.I.P. Hi Tech Image, #14200 Tkx Mom, Indy & Paige & MWS Zippn By Indy, Tkx Cisco & Herd #18300!.

02/27/2015 05:36.23 PM Report This Comment
Snow with ice ugg. This weather is really crazy for all of us. I keep thinking it has to give. But, the give might be worse. That's funny that they knew their buckets were gone. Some people say "horses are stupid". They sure know when you change something lol. I groomed Jax. Can't believe how much he is shedding with it being so cold. He is so funny. Looked like he was going to sleep. He drops his head so far down. Hope you don't get a lot of ice. Makes it so dangerous for you and the herd. Vicki & Big Jax

Come visit me, Big Jax.

02/27/2015 03:59.56 PM Report This Comment
it is snowing in the Mountains today here , yaaa we needed it so bad, so today is rainy here in the lower land, rode Lilly yesterday worked on side passing from the saddle, the sending exercise and lunging for respect, had my son come over and we chased the 4 wheeler around again, come harvest there are lots of 4 wheelers, tractors gators ect running around, I don't need her freaking out every time one goes by, she did great, today will be a lazy day because of the Suz and Lilly

Come visit me, Lilly.

02/27/2015 08:48.42 AM Report This Comment
I have worked 7 days in a row now... I will be off for a 3 day weekend. More snow and ice on it's way then 64 with rain on Sunday...I don't believe I will have any saddle time but I will get some grooming in and of course I will be with my herd at feeding time. Have a wonderful weekend!

Come visit me, Whiskey & Deacon.

02/27/2015 07:26.19 AM Report This Comment
Madison is kind of getting it. After doing well with her homework that one day, she was clueless the next day. Sigh, guess its going to be even more difficult than I thought.
One day, it'll dry up and you can get back to riding. We're very muddy here too.
Sounds like the kitten is visiting pretty often, even when you don't see him. He's being a (mostly) wild thing, unless he's hungry, or its really cold, lol.
Well, off to work. Hope you have a good Friday.

Come visit me, Allie, congrats Cisco HOTM! & BJ and his mom,Gracie.

02/27/2015 02:41.01 AM Report This Comment
sing is 21 this year and she's eating her hay slowly and losing some weight. she gets a senior supplement with probiotics. I noticed her manure is soft at times, more like a cow patty, so I took a sample to the vet today to check for parasites. not sure if this is just part of getting older, a tooth problem, ulcers, or what. so many possibilities. she's always been a hard keeper, not motivated by food at all and will turn her nose up at it. also, Princeton was lame in his lesson last night at trot. today he looked like he was trotting on it good but I was behind him so it was hard to tell. his head wasn't bobbing anyway. I rode buttercup in the 40 degree wind. she is steady and calm so no problems. I am switching her over to western and looking at some western saddles. she's hard to fit due to her short round body. checking into some draft saddles and treeless.

Come visit me, Sing & Herd.

02/26/2015 06:39.35 PM Report This Comment
Hi Cisco, here's a vote for ya. Well on Wed. seems the site was down! I could log in after 20 tries, then that darn site down thing came up and asked what I was looking. Heck I knew what I was looking, you didn't! UGH! Anyhow, here we are! Wednesday we had temps hit 34 degrees with beautiful sunshine, and then today, 24 degrees with snow! But we got lucky, about an inch or so and most of it melted off the roads and driveway. Just added to the rest of it out there were you weren't down to earth! LOL! Indy and Bullseye have been worked both days in the indoor. Paige was pretty good, we're trying some new classes this year and worked on that. I'll be riding tomorrow, finally! Love ya, Marion and the blondes.

Come visit me, Nuttin But Good. Tks Mom, Indy & Angel HT 10,800!, R.I.P. Hi Tech Image, #14200 Tkx Mom, Indy & Paige & MWS Zippn By Indy, Tkx Cisco & Herd #18300!.

02/26/2015 05:12.07 PM Report This Comment
Back home until tonight. The storm in Atlanta prevented us from going. 2 flight cancellations and 7 hours of waiting in all. Headache. At least we're going, eventually. Lol. Sending lots of love and a vote.

Come visit me, SADIE *Voting for Susie Q 274428 for HOTM.*.

02/26/2015 02:49.02 PM Report This Comment
Hello, Glad deicer is working. Carrying water really sucks. If we are lucky it will be in the 30's next week. I might get to ride. I don't ride if its below 20. too hard on the lungs, Jax and mine. Couldn't leave a vote on Wed, internet was down. Must be the cold is catching up to the electronics. No winds today, yeah! Makes it feel warmer, but its only 17. Have a great day. Vicki and Big Jax

Come visit me, Big Jax.

02/26/2015 09:45.20 AM Report This Comment
ha ha Cheryl~I really am a Granny anyway :)when Jason says it it sounds like "Ganny" Whinny’s hugs & love ~ Stay safe & warm ♥

Come visit me, Whiskey & Deacon.

02/26/2015 08:44.52 AM Report This Comment
the cats have things figured out it sounds like. I hate you have the forecast you have, so wet.
well our forecast 4-7 inches of snow turned in to 1/2 inch of sleet and a lot of rain. the cold front just didn't quite push down far enough, maybe 30-50 miles west of us is where it stopped. the sun is breaking through today, so it'll melt off quickly. my daughter is pretty disappointed. they did cancel school though, just based on what we were supposed to get, so we all slept in today.
well, hope your thursday is a good one

Come visit me, Allie, congrats Cisco HOTM! & BJ and his mom,Gracie.

02/26/2015 05:21.02 AM Report This Comment
Leaving a hello vote

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02/25/2015 12:32.01 PM Report This Comment
are you getting any snow?> SUre is going to be more of a mess later this week. It is already so wet here and after the ice melted it started snowing plus calling for rain all weelkend. We need it I know so I won't complain ♡ our 1x a year snow is here this morning ☆ trotting by to leave a hug & a vote for all <)__~

Come visit me, Whiskey & Deacon.

02/25/2015 07:23.08 AM Report This Comment
so glad the deicer is working. and you're still considered to be in a drought? wow. it can take a while to make up for lost rains though.
poor kitty, stayed out all night. i bet she'll make sure she's in on time tonight, lol.
got a bit of snow yesterday, which had mostly melted off by the time i got home. they're calling for more tonight. or maybe rain, depending on which weather you watch. oh well, hope you have a great wed.

Come visit me, Allie, congrats Cisco HOTM! & BJ and his mom,Gracie.

02/25/2015 02:13.07 AM Report This Comment
Thanks for stopping by!
Thanks for stopping by!
Leaving a thank you vote from my heard! :-)

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02/24/2015 07:36.30 PM Report This Comment
Hi Cisco, here's a vote for ya. We today was this season all time record low, and this was with no wind at all, it was a mere -15 degrees F. By noontime when I left to go and see Paige it did hit 17 degrees. But this morning for feeding my barn was horrible, it was down right cold! Indy and Bullseye didn't get out today. Paige only got lunged in her blanket and slinky and then I did a showmanship lesson with Marissa. Hopefully Wed. we'll be up in the low 30's and she'll be ridden. But Thurs back down in the single digits! I can't take much more of this! Winter sucks! Love ya, Marion and the blondes.

Come visit me, Nuttin But Good. Tks Mom, Indy & Angel HT 10,800!, R.I.P. Hi Tech Image, #14200 Tkx Mom, Indy & Paige & MWS Zippn By Indy, Tkx Cisco & Herd #18300!.

02/24/2015 05:19.51 PM Report This Comment
Hi Cheryl & Cisco, yes it's nice and green here in Southern California :) the rain on Sunday helped get it even greener. Hope you're enjoying your week even with the chilly temperatures. Voted. XOXO Danya and Koot

Come visit me, Kootenai *Congrats Zip our Feb HOTM!*.

02/24/2015 04:25.49 PM Report This Comment
Voted :)
What a weekend! I had an exciting time with Cimarron and his buddies. It's been nice and dry for the last several days, so I took Cimarron for a bareback ride, and he was great - calm, (mostly) listening to me, willing to work. It always makes me happy when he's a good boy like that.

Of course, when I took my bareback pad off of Cimarron and set it on the ground, Rango darted over and stole it. He then proceeded to destroy it by tearing it open and yanking bits of foam stuffing out of it, that jerk. Rango has a habit of doing things like that; one time, he even bit (and thereby scratched) my uncle's brand new Ram 3500 when it was parked in the field.

Best wishes!

Come visit me, Cimarron's Herd & Cimarron.

02/24/2015 12:30.32 PM Report This Comment
hope your deicer is working still ") glad we have ours for sure ♡ I made it to work. Bridges and over passes have ice but the freeway for the most part was ok. I still drove like a granny! By the time I get off work it is supposed to be 37 then drop back to the 20’s so I have one more day of driving in this mess. After work yesterday I went to feed the horses their evening dinner and I did stay out about 45 min. to hour but it was too cold to stay out any longer. Happy trails to you and here is a whinny and a click on your horseshoe with love =)

Come visit me, Whiskey & Deacon.

02/24/2015 09:12.54 AM Report This Comment
Leaving Wednesday. Love and a vote. <3

Come visit me, SADIE *Voting for Susie Q 274428 for HOTM.*.

02/24/2015 12:03.20 AM Report This Comment
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