22 Vital Barn Rules That Everyone Needs To Follow
The barn is a second (or first) home to many of us equestrians, and we can be very touchy about other people's behaviour when they come to visit. Misplaced saddles and brushes are one thing, but sometimes it can actually be quite dangerous for people unfamiliar with proper barn etiquette to be messing around in one. To make everybody's lives easier we've put together the 'Barn Bible' with 22 of the most important rules that need to be followed when in the barn.
#2 If you borrow it, return it
#3 If you don’t know, ask
#5 If you lose it, replace it
#6 If it doesn’t concern you, don't mess with it
#7 If you turn it on, turn it off
#9 If you break it, fix it
#10 If it’s not broke, DON'T fix it
#11 If you throw it down, pick it back up
#13 If you ride it, feed it
#14 If you fall off, get back on
#15 If you get feed scoop out, put it back
#17 If you break it, admit it!
#18 If you can’t fix it, call someone who can
#19 If you make a mess, clean it up!
#20 If you see something that needs to be done, do it
#21 If you drive it, check the oil