Karin and I had a rocky start. She thought I was a horse-killer. She’s on a ride to stop horse slaughter, and when she first emailed me, she was using a smartphone. Somehow, the wires got crossed (and since I can’t text while driving a car, I can only imagine what it’s like being in-saddle and negotiating a phone!). Karin is a true crusader for our horses, and not just because she’s on a four-legged walkabout to publicize the cause, but because this is a woman who has done her homework…in spades…and all of it–the ride, the research–all of it comes from sheer love and respect for horses.
What really impressed me–once I introduced myself properly–was Karin’s research into the flight chemicals released in every head-shot horse. I will let Karin explain itRead More