Articles by Salient Partners

The Icarus Moment

A juvenile red-tailed hawk took up residence near our farmhouse soon after we moved onto the property, now eight years ago. The girls named him…


Good Job!

Every dog needs a job. It’s how they make sense of their place in the pack. It’s the key to a Good Dog. You don’t…


What It Is and What It Isn’t.

Michael Crichton, who wrote “The Andromeda Strain” when he was in med school and went on to pretty much invent the scientific thriller genre, liked…


Coyote-math

The smartest animals on my farm aren’t my bees (although they possess the genius of the algorithm). It’s not the horses or the goats or even…






Clever Hans

This is Bali, a three-year old mustang mare we adopted in 2016 from the Bureau of Land Management, trained by daughter #3, Haven. Vast herds…