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Meaningful travel means that the opportunity for new experiences should never be missed!

By MaeCile Brown | Feb 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

Bio: I’m 51 and live in the South West of the UK. I’ve owned and ridden horses most of my life. I have a very high pressured working life and when I discovered HorseWorks I was in need of some serious time out and a new outlook. I found it, and my adventure healed me …

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Wyoming: I Came as a Cook and Stayed for Life!

By MaeCile Brown | Nov 18, 2018 | 0 Comments
Magnificent horseback view - HorseWorks Wyoming

“I had to come for your wedding!  You are the only person from our third-grade class who grew up to do what you said you would do!”  True or not, 39 years as a solo traveler were coming to an end.  How did I get here?  Most recently, as a ranch lodge cook looking to …

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These days, they call me a veterinarian.

By MaeCile Brown | Nov 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Part 1: Some memories from Horseworks Wyoming These days, they call me a veterinarian.  Back then, I was a student in mathematics. I sat inside all day, studying equation after equation. I needed something real, something tangible. For years, all the songs on the radio told stories of the west: horses, cattle, sun, rain, hats, …

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Vet Students!  I Found the Perfect Ranch Externship! (Part 4, by Becka Brady)

By MaeCile Brown | Oct 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

Vet Students!  I Found the Perfect Ranch Externship!   Wyoming has changed my life and it could be a potential home someday!   I’ve been making decisions people might think are crazy.   The whole ranching lifestyle has always been something I love, but I had stopped going out to ours for such a long time because …

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Vet Students!  I Found the Perfect Ranch Externship!  (Part 3, by Becka Brady)

By MaeCile Brown | Oct 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

Vet Students!  I Found the Perfect Ranch Externship! My gift today was cutting cows – I just want to do it all the time – plain and simple!   I didn’t want to stop, I just love it!  I felt like I’m starting to stay on top of Bella, anticipate, work together as a team on my first …

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The Ultimate Souvenir – Bringing Ginger-Flicka Home to the UK

By MaeCile Brown | Oct 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

It all started when she rolled on me at the bottom of a valley! That was over ten years ago… we’ve covered a lot of miles and made many memories since then. When I arrived at Cody airport in Wyoming during a post-university gap year, I never imagined that I’d return to the UK with …

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Vet Students! I Found the Perfect Ranch Externship! (Part 2, by Becka Brady)

By MaeCile Brown | Sep 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Vet Students! I Found the Perfect Ranch Externship! (continued) March 11.  My gift today was the progress that I was able to make in getting Bella to stop and take that step back and praise her for it.  The progress she made, too, with me as a team.  The vocal cues – I’ve always heard people use …

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My Solo Trip: a Journey of Finding Myself and Overcoming Fears (Part 2)

By MaeCile Brown | Sep 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

My Solo Trip, continued my greatest adventure was upon me and my parents drove me to the airport, I was so nervous my hands were like ice and my legs were shaking, but I made it on the plane, and my confidence boosted just a bit, then I made it to my next plane and …

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My Solo Trip: a Journey of Finding Myself and Overcoming Fears (part 1)

By MaeCile Brown | Sep 28, 2018 | 0 Comments
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My Solo Trip, a journey of finding myself and overcoming fears. My name is Rebecca, I live in a small town in New Hampshire, and come from a very large family. As a result, I have never had to go out and do anything by myself. There has always been someone around to go with …

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Horseworks Wyoming – the perfect place for pre-vet students!

By Aly van der Meulen | Sep 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

We often hear from vets how people get out of vet school with no experience catching or handling a horse. They can respect a horse at a distance but can’t handle them up close. A working ranch internship at Horseworks Wyoming is the perfect way for people wanting hands-on experience with large animals to advance …

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