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Out Our Way: Along the Covenant Trail with Goliath

Exodus 20:8-11 - 'Rode hard and put away wet'

 

Out our way, taking care of your horse is considered a no-brainer. Of course, you pick his feet before and after the ride - if you are taking a breather as you are out all day trailing cows, you loosen his cinch. And, above all, you never, never ride him hard and put him away wet! That is a hanging offense, or just about, in cowboy country.

Of course, it makes sense. For a well-treated horse is going to work harder and longer than a mistreated one - so it's just common sense to take care of your cow pony. But anyone who has ridden much with a particular horse or horses also knows there i...



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