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Week of April 21 - April 28, 2019
Welcome New Members! Be sure to check out the ABOUT section of the website to learn more about Dunrovin Ranch and our DaysAtDunrovin community.
A Happy Easter Egg!: Just in time to celebrate Easter in the tradional way with beautifully colored eggs, Harriet laid her first egg of the 1029 season on April 20th at about 11:20AM. Hal arrived shortly after and immediately demanded a turn at sitting on the egg. That Hal has turned into a real home body who loces to provide and take car of hid family.
Musical chairs comes to Dunrovin: Confucius was right when he said “Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.” Music should be a routine pat of everyone's life and we aim to make if a part of our DaysAtDunrovin community. We have invited a songstress and extraordinaire, Charla Bauman, to guide us through a musical journey.. Join her with Tuesday, April 23 at 2PM as she engages with the residents of the Brookdale Missoula Valley Senior Community in a sing-along.
Ranch talk and barnyard chatter
Mystery is an 8 year old goof ball of a horse that is kind, gentle, and very cooperative. He still needs some additional training this summer before he goes to work as a guest horse. Oggy was born at Dunrovin Ranch's in May of 2017 and is full of himself. Oggy's world is one of learning - from his mother, his herd mates, and his human handlers.
April 25, 2019
What a pleasure it is to welcome Lorraine turner to the DaysAtDunrovin community where she will share her world of Art and Animals. Her enormous creative spirit is matched only by the size of her heart and commitment to using her art to support animals and people in need of support and comfort.
April 18, 2019
Each spring Dunrovin Ranch welcomes little cowboys and cowgirls to the ranch to experience the joys of partnering with horses and ponies. Our after school pony club and our home school horsemanship classes are the perfect way to transition from the quiet of winter to the hustle and bustle of summer.
April 18, 2019
Spring has officially sprung, which means that the horses need to return to the main barn and riding area of the ranch after their winter off to rest and relax with their friends. The first horses to come back will be those that are used by the young ones in our kids' after school programs.
April 9, 2019
We are in for a treat when when we meet with two Missoula Valley Brookdale residents to hear their stories of how they have not let age keep them from experiencing the thrills of skydiving.
April 7, 2019
A good trail guide must be prepared for anything and everything when guiding guests on horses in Montana's back country. Having the right emergency supplies is essential.
April 1, 2019
It is our home galaxy and has been the source of wonder and delight throughout the ages. It is not possible to witness it and not feel the enormity of space, to know that the number of stars within it are uncountable, and to thrill at the mystery of it all.
March 23, 2019
Mother and son, Bonnie and Clyde are inseparable. He started out life under her care; and she will live out her life under his care. She is blind and he is her eyes. These two resilient and brave little ponies have brought much joy to children of all ages at Dunrovin Ranch.
March 22, 2019
Two of Dunrovin Ranch's web cameras are out-of-reach for routine cleaning and maintenance. Both the osprey nest webcam and the ranch webcam sit atop of high poles. Assistance from a bucket truck with a skilled operator is needed. Furthermore the maintenance schedule is dictated by the ospreys!
March 17, 2019
It is in human nature to be connected to nature. Being in nature contributes in so many ways to our well being. But it is not always possible to outside in nature. Luckily there are ways to connect with nature regardless of where you are; and there are people like Hobie Hare to guide us along the way.
March 15, 2019
Montana is blessed with Big DARK Night Skies that allow us all to enjoy its spectacular celestial wonders. Join astronomer Diane Friend and photographer John Ashley for educational romp through Montana's night skies.
March 6, 2019