Sunshine, Smiles, and Steers at McGinnis!

April 18th, 2021 Volume 16, Issue 15 Howdy Everyone! As the days get longer and the sun shines brighter the ranch has come alive with our first group of guests who have joined us for our first 10-day horsemanship stay of the year. Their experience in the saddle varies...

Cattle Season Has Begun!

  April 10th, 2021 Volume 16, Issue 14 Greetings everyone, The ranch has experienced just about all four seasons this past week. Snowy days, bluebird sunshine and warmth, and today it is sleeting! We do know that spring and summer will be arriving- it is just a...

Farrier Fun at McGinnis Meadows Ranch!

April 5th, 2021 Volume 16, Issue 13 The last two weeks we had Tommy Kilgore certified master farrier, out again to help us put the first set of shoes on for the year. Tommy started off the trip shoeing some of Shayne and Des’ personal horses, as well as a few client...

Capture the Flag at MMG!

March 29, 2021, Volume 16, Issue 12 Lots going on this week! To start off we’ll catch up with the latest happenings in the arena. The main goal for me this last week was getting my ponies to truly turn loose. Des and I both worked on new ways to have our horses become...

Live like someone left the gate open!

March 20, 2021, Volume 16, Issue 11 Live like someone left the gate open…This is one of my favorite sayings. Well, this past week, the horses certainly did! It is always amazing to see the frolic that happens, when the horses get somewhere they just know they are not...

Spring Cleaning Continues At McGinnis Meadows!

March 13, 2021, Volume 16, Issue 10 Howdy everyone! I’m back from my two week vacation and I’m so happy to be home. So far my first week back has consisted of relentless hazing from the boys, even Shayne has taken part. And honestly, I’ve been loving it. 🙂 They may...