1. Five Reasons To Plan a Party at Our Horse Riding School

    Are you in the process of planning a birthday party for your child or another young horse lover? Are you looking for something fun and unique to do beyond the traditional cake and ice cream? Here’s an idea — throw a horseback riding birthday party at Pink Flamingo Stables in Fort Worth! In today…Read More

  2. Ten Fun Facts About Horses

    If you love horses as much as we do, you enjoy learning as much as you can about them. Horses are fascinating creatures, and there are many things that people don’t know about them. In today’s post from Pink Flamingo Stables in Fort Worth, we’re going to talk about ten fun facts that you may o…Read More

  3. Basics of Caring For a Horse

    Do you love to go horseback riding and now you’re starting to think about getting your own horse? Taking care of a horse is a big responsibility that takes time and money. You have to be prepared for the commitment it takes to care for your horse. There will be days when you just don’t feel like…Read More

  4. 10 Safety Tips for Your First Horseback Riding Lesson

    Taking horseback riding lessons is a memorable experience. From the first time you meet your horse to your first trip around the arena or pen, you will remember these moments for a lifetime. We want to ensure that your horseback riding lessons are both memorable and enjoyable. One of the ways that w…Read More

  5. More Useful Horseback Riding Terms To Know

    A few weeks ago, we brought you some common horseback riding language that could be useful to you when you’re out on the trails. Trail riding is a fantastic way to connect with nature and experience it much like our ancestors did.  At Pink Flamingo Stables, we want you to do more than just go hor…Read More

  6. Useful Terms When Riding a Horse

    There’s a lot to know about horses, from the equipment used while riding, how to clean them, what to feed them, exercising them, and so much more. So for anyone who is new to horses or trail riding, it may seem like there is a lot to learn before you can head out for a relaxing ride. But if you’…Read More

  7. 3 Ways War Movies Lie To You About Horses

    As we’ve discussed in previous articles, horses haven’t really been humanity’s friends for very long. In other words, people weren’t terribly interested in using horses for trail riding or just doing some horseback riding for fun; they were workers and nothing more. For most of history, hors…Read More

  8. 3 Ways Westerns Lie To You About Horses

    When we go to the movies, we all know that not everything we see is real. We sit there for two hours, knowing that the dragons don’t exist (anymore, right?) and intergalactic space travel isn’t a possibility. We willingly suspend our disbelief and go along for the ride...even if it’s a horseba…Read More

  9. Why Is Your Horse Doing “That” During Your Horseback Riding

    What is “that” in the title of this article? It’s anything you don’t understand! While we can teach those who are here for horse riding lessons how to read a horse, those who are here for an afternoon of trail rides don’t really have the time to learn much about how to interpret the action…Read More