Their ancestors came from the mountains of Austria and endured many a snowy winter. With heavy bodies and coats, these mares are equipped for the cold.
Except for feeding time, I don't keep them in stalls. Oh, they can stand in the stalls, but often I find them, butts to the wind, standing in the pastures.
When it snows, they wear a blanket of white. Jet thinks it looks good on her.
They say living is easy in the winter months. It's so much better than the hot, humid and buggy days of July.