HORSE-SCOPE for Fall 2008
Aries (March 21-April 19)
Fall is yours to grab by the reins! Indulge yourself with extra equine time. There are many great rides ahead of you. You did the work this summer, so you can relax a little now and just enjoy yourself.
Taurus (April 20-May 20)
Use your strong, fighting spirit, Taurus! Donít let your equine friend get the best of you. You really are in control. Mind over matter, get back on the horse and keep a positive attitude. You will enjoy lots of time this Fall with your equine companion.
Gemini (May 21-June 20)
Your horse really is your twin this Fall. You will make great strides together. You will feel a very close connection and enjoy your rides in the fresh air and changing leaves. Your may be tempted to ride bareback, but remember that the cool winds may carry you away.
Cancer (June 21-July 22)
This has been a year of turmoil for you. Your horse knows this and has been on his/her best behaviour just for you. Donít underestimate your abilities. With practice and patience, your horse will get you through these tough times. Stick with the tried and true right now, stay away from the flighty steeds.
Leo (July 23-August 22)
Be ferocious this Fall, like the lion/lioness you are! Set your riding goals, and with a good dose of determination, they will all be met. Avoid cattle in the fields, as they may be frightened by your wild spirit.
Virgo (August 23-Sept 22)
Feel like everything is new again. Maybe its time to change your mount? Try a variety of horses this Fall. The planets will align to help to improve your riding skills and refresh your outlook.
Libra (Sept 23-October 22)
Recent changes in your life make you want to reflect. Balance the scales by spending more time with your equine friend. Donít let the new cool breezes carry you too far off centre. The new moon may cast shadows where there were none before.
Scorpio (October 23-November 21)
Feeling the pinch of not hitting your mark this summer? Youíve got a tough outer shell. Saddle up and try, try, try again. You may surprise yourself this Fall. Youíve got some great rides ahead of you. Donít confuse being grounded with being on the ground!
Sagittarius (November 22-December 21)
This is your time of year, Sagittarius! You and your horse will love Fallís cool air, with the wind in your hair and mane. Ride like there is no tomorrow. Take your horse and your adventurous spirit and hit the trails!
Capricorn (December 22-January 19)
Be decisive this Fall and you will achieve all those marks you missed this summer. Your horse knows it is time to work, so be gentle but firm. Think about long term goals. Master school horses arenít built in a day.
Aquarius (January 20-February 18)
You and your horse have been dragging your hooves the last few months. Fall is your time to shine! So get back in the saddle and set some new goals. Take your Pegasus and fly! But you might want to try a new bit to make sure you can get him back on the ground.
Pisces (February 19-March 20)
Get out of that watery dream-state and try something new. Try both English and Western riding this Fall. Shake it up! Its not too late to brush up on your equestrian skills or try some new ones.
Heather Spencer is the owner of Harrowsmith Horse Country, a retail store selling equestrian equipment and Western clothing. www.HarrowsmithHorseCountry.com (613) 372-5085
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