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KAXE Programs - All Things Equine

Tuesdays at 8:40am

Each week host Bobbie Kleffman talks with people who have a passion for horses.

Bobbie and her guests bring us stories about horses, advice on horse care and training, as well as insights about horse behavior, and information about upcoming events. Mules, ponies and donkeys are part of the show too. Tuesday mornings at 8:40.

Bobbie listed a great bunch of reading materials for those who either have horses or are interested in them. Here's the list:

Reference books

How to be your own veterinarian, sometimes by Ruth James DVM

The Classical River by Silvia Loch

Ride with your mind by Mary Wanless

For the good of the horse by Mary Wanless

The Horse in Winter by Susan McBane

Understanding Harness by Barb Lee

Trailering Your Horse by Cherry Hill

Starting to Drive by Sallie Walrond

Driving Do’s and Don’t’s by Sallie Walrond

Driving Questions Answered by Sallie Walrond

Breaking and Training the Driving Horse by Doris Ganton



Non Fiction

Beautiful Jim Key (the story of the smartest horse 1887 – 1912)

Crazy Good (the story about the famous harness racing horse, Dan Patch)



The Hearts of Horses by Molly Gloss



The Carriage Driving Journal published by the Carriage Association of America (CAA)

The Brayer Journal of the American Donkey and Mule Society



Driving Digest

Horse and Rider

Western Mule

Rural Heritage



The Classic 1907 Mining Engineering Text  Mining: Haulage


SoundClipDr.John Howe_tips-for-winter-care
Dr.John Howe talks with Bobbi Kleffman about winter care for your horses.
SoundClipLarry Aitken-History of the Lac La Croix Pony
Bobbi Kleffman talked with Larry Aitken, historian for the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe.
SoundClipRhonda Snow - Native Pony
Bobbi Kleffman talked with Rhonda Snow of Ft.Francis,Ontario,Canada about the rescue of a native pony born in the woods.
SoundClipBobbi Kleffman talks Zen and the art of Horse Maintenance
Each Tuesday morning at 8:40 we welcome Bobbi Kleffman to the Morning Show for All Things Equine.  Whether she tells us a story from her own latest adventures or talks to experts, each week we come to understand how a horse enthusiast's mind works.  This week she talked to Dr. Allan Hamilton about his new book "Zen Mind, Zen Horse - The Science and Spirituality of Working With Horses". 
Click here for our All Things Equine photo album!
Send us pictures of your equines:

 Do you know Jack?

 Bethann Leadin' 'Em Home
in Balsam Township, Itasca county.Bethann leading her three geldings - Major the Morgan, Fury the Welsh/Morgan cross and Rob Roy the Tennessee Walker on a beautiful early morning

 Bobbie being pulled by Jack the Donkey

Jack in Deep Water    Click here to see more pix

Ami and Bobbie


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