As we all know, the country has been experiencing a horrible drought, and with that Saddle Creek has grown quite accustomed to not having to worry about our group bookings needing to reschedule or should I say needing to take a “rain check” so you can only imagine the surprise when the heavens opened up and Hekpoort Valley experienced rain for 3 consecutive days!
I took one look at an advert selling Lady, a beautiful 7 year old female fresian. With no hesitation, and on that very day, both my horse guides and I drove to Ranfontein to meet her. Lady was everything we had hoped for and more, she happily trotted around with us and was open to loves and cuddles. Needless to say, the very next day I went back with a horse box and bunch of carrots. Driving away was very sad as Lady shared her garden home with a sweet Nooitgedacht and both horses cried out while we drove away.
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