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Happy 10th Birthday Miss Lily


Friends of the Donkey Whisperer Farm,

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Wow I find it so hard to believe that today my horse Miss Lily a double registered quarter horse and Palomino is ten years old. Here is a look into the life of one amazing horse. I call Miss Lily Mr. Ed’s wife (the talking horse) as she is this smart. :)

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April, 2015, Melody and Miss Lily and her new buddy (our new project horse Miss Trophy black learning to trust me)

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The day we bought Miss Lily at the farm she was born on in Poulsbo, WA. Let the games begin!

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Lily is 2 here and Rio the Mammoth donkey is 1

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Last fall on the farm running free on 10 acres for a few hours

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1st ride with saddle today

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For those of you who love horses, donkeys and mules to you I write this. “Nothing is better than the love I have for my horses and donkeys. They are angels from GOD sent to me, to make me stronger, a better person, a better wife, mother, and a better teacher.”

This mare, Miss Lily has been living with me since she was twenty months old. She captured my heart the very first time I met her. I love this horse dearly and believe me she is never for sale ever. Along with all of my six donkeys and Miss Trophy my new project horse as they are in their forever homes.

The love of any animal for a human is special. Domesticated animals depend on their owner to provide all of their every day needs, picking up poop, feeding, clean water, shots as needed, dental care, hoof care and most of all love and patience as their way is not always ours but they are truly the window a mirror to our inner self. To get the opportunity to train your own horse, mule or donkey will change you life in every way. Confidence is a big deal in this world, goals are important, working with a 1000 pound equine will forever change your life. Never forget if you get the chance to grab a dream go get it as life is fragile and precious.

GOD bless you and your family two and four-legged!

Melody

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Help For A Friend In Need – Please Wear Your Helmet


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Select GOFUNDME Melisa’s Helmet Crusade.

One minute you are riding and the next minute you are on the ground. I have been bucked off way too many times in my life, I have seen people bucked off from horses who are bomb proof. Yeh right! All horses under fear can go into self-preservation and buck, rear or turn on a time and guess what we riders even the best riders can hit the ground. Our brain is the most important organ we have, thus why I wear my helmet. Next time I ride I am wearing a rib protector too as my ribs have been broken by the semi-truck and are way to weak to withstand any kind of fall again.

Will I stop riding as an accident can occur?

Never, I love riding but I am aware any form of riding or working with horses, donkeys and mules is dangerous and I must be careful at all times. Yes, I am an instructor worldwide and still I will wear my helmet every time I ride.

Do you wear a helmet?

Would love to hear the reason why you do or don’t. I do not judge anyone, it’s your body, your life.  I never wore a helmet as a kid, but we did not use seat belts back in the 70’s either. Much has changed and my health is very important to me. I pray this brave story helps save another person from death or permanent brain injury.

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GOD bless you and your family two and four-legged!

Melody

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Equestrian Dream Carriage Home/Farm For Sale Five Acres, Kitsap County, Washington

Equestrian Dream Carriage Home/Farm For Sale Five Acres, Kitsap County, Washington

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“Come home to Trophy Lane, no projects”

Originally posted on Donkey Whisperer Farm Blog:

Select Better Homes and Gardens for a showing today

We are still looking for the new owner of our turn-key ready horse farm on five acres, 26695 Trophy Lane, Kingston, WA 98346. We placed our farm on the market with Windermere in June of 2014. We would really like to sell our farm to a family who will appreciate all the work we have done since purchasing this home and land in 2001 basically a diamond in the rough as it truly needed some tender love, hard work and money put into it to look the way it does today.

SelectCarriage Home For sale with 6 garages for more photos and details.

When we moved into this farm in 2001 it had a wood stove for heat and electric that’s it. The deck was falling over and we completely replaced and re-built this home into a beautiful home and created…

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Listen To Your Heart, Buy The Horse, Donkey Or Mule


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GOD bless you and your family two and four-legged!

Melody

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Carriage Home, Five Acres, 6 Garages, Outdoor Arena, No Projects


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Looking for your last home?
Select HOME FOR SALE ON FIVE ACRES, TROPHY LANE, KINGSTON, WA

Call Barbara Ann Stier at 360 271-2993 Better Homes and Gardens for a private showing.  Two living rooms, or make a great big master bedroom. This home is going to sell very soon as the housing market is going up in Seattle and Kitsap County, WA. 2400 sq feet man cave is below the home with a pellet stove to work on any man’s dream project even a chain to pull the motor out of a project car. This home has a RV space too with full hook ups. Outdoor fire pit and so much more.

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Look no further, as this home on five acres is the perfect oasis to escape from the hustle and bustle of life. Commute to Seattle like  I did for years (ride a van share) or drive yourself to the ferry. Three miles from the Kingston, Edmonds Ferry or fifteen to twenty minutes to Bainbridge Island ferry/Seattle. This mini farm is gated and private, within five minutes of Poulsbo, Washington, close to Silverdale, Bremerton Shipyard, Bangor and Keyport.

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We were the second owners of this property. When we purchased this five acre home and land in 2001 it was a diamond in the rough, we have done all the remodeling and updates. You can literally buy it and bring home your horses, donkeys, mules, goats, cows, pigs, chickens. You name it this five acres can do all the mini farm living you have been dreaming of.

Want to travel but worried who will care for your animals?

No worries, this home sells with a video camera system in the stalls, around the farm and house to give you piece of mind while in Hawaii or anywhere. You will receive a video text to your smart phone when anyone comes on your farm to feed and care for your home and animals. This is modern living and safety is number one for our beloved animals.

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Want privacy?

This property is very private so private that you will never ever have to worry about your neighbors ever again. Lay on the 1500 square foot deck of this carriage home and sun bathe without worries. Permitted for four bedrooms, already has plumbing in the first garage below so you can make into a mother in laws apartment or for a teenager, rent out for income. You can also rent out horse pasture, fenced and shelters. Another 2 car garage is located on the property to store hay and garden supplies, cars, toys, boats etc., anything you want to keep dry.

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Mild Winters

We have one to three days of snow most years in Kingston, WA as we are close to the water. Only three miles from groomed horse back riding trails on Stottlemeyer, Port Gamble.

The home has two propane fireplace with a temperature gauge on the wall so you can set the temperature and not carry fire wood up to the top of the carriage home. Located high above to look at your equine or whatever your heart desires. Fences, outdoor arena is ready for you or your children to join  4H and ride. Total privacy for safety and the enjoyment, peace of mind of you for your children or yourself to ride without hauling.

Drive across the Hood Canal bridge to the Olympic Mountains, and enjoy camping from this home as it is literally only one hour from Sequim, Washington and the Forks fishing can’t be beat.

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St Jude’s Children’s Hospital Stops Donkey Roping by Cowboy Church in Alabama


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Please read the comment from St. Jude’s below.

Roping donkeys for charity to St. Judes hospital

Select STOP DONKEY ROPING and comments by St. Judes earlier post.

GOD BLESS EACH AND EVERYONE ONE OF YOU WHO SIGNED THE PETITION!!!!!

Melody

 

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Pacific Northwest Equestrian Farm On Five Acres, Six Garages and 3 Fireplaces

Pacific Northwest Equestrian Farm On Five Acres, Six Garages and 3 Fireplaces

Donkey Whisperer Farm, LLC:

We will pay buyers closing cost! Call Barbara Ann Stier at Better Homes and Gardens today for a private tour. 360 271-2993

Originally posted on Donkey Whisperer Farm Blog:

Friends of the Donkey Whisperer Farm,

Ready to move to 26695 Trophy Lane, Kingston, WA?

We are selling our home and equestrian farm of fourteen years with Better Homes and Gardens. I was a master gardener who loved to landscape and grow unique flowers in my garden, most of the flowers, trees, bushes I planted enticed the wildlife to come in. Golden Finches, Owls, Blue Jays, Wood Peckers, squirrels, chipmunks and even baby wild rabbits. Oh how I loved the wild life and the quiet sincerely a total oasis. This was our home and a gathering place of family, friends, and beautiful memories as this home was a diamond in the rough when purchased in 2001. We worked very hard on this home to turn it into the beautiful turn-key equestrian farm it is today, every year was a new project.  Now that it is finished we have moved onto a larger farm as we have…

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