Category Archives: Horse Lovers

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Wild Donkey Gets Friendly!

In This Donkey is a Ham, I learned not only that wild donkeys live in South Dakota, but one particular individual likes to stick his head in car windows! The photo I saw was a little surreal; the woman in … Continue reading

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Farm Mules Replacing Tractor

High Gas Prices Drive Farmer to Use Mules was a great read! It seems that this particular farmer can actually save money by gathering hay the old fashioned way, using a team of mules instead of his tractor. “We can … Continue reading

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Oldest Horse – 51 Years of Age!

Old horses are rare, so when I found out about Copper, who was born in 1953 I was amazed- why, he and I are practically contemporaries! This old fellow has practically worn down his teeth, and doesn’t move too fast … Continue reading

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Przewalski’s Horse Reverse Vasectomy

This rare Przewalski’s horse got a reverse vasectomy recently at the National Zoo In Washington D.C. Since 1970 this species has been extinct in the wild; the only current populations are in various zoos internationally. The Przewalski’s horse is one … Continue reading

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Beautiful Horse Photo with Star

This exquisite horse photograph is the epitome of equine beauty. Isn’t it odd that “horse-faced” when describing a woman is an insult considering horses are anything but ugly? That’s one to ponder.

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Clydesdale “Digger” World’s Largest Horse?

In Clydesdale becomes Britain’s Biggest Horse I read about the gentle horse named Digger who is already 19 hands and still growing! This translates to 6′ 5″. Eileen Gillen is the manager of the International League for the Protection of … Continue reading

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Patches the Coolest Horse

Patches the horse was remarkable. He was lovingly trained by Mr. Herbert Thompson on his northern Florida ranch, and I think this video speaks for itself. Unfortunately Patches is no longer with us, having passed away in 2006. He did … Continue reading

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Wild Mustang: Saving a Beautiful Horse

In this blog Lessons from Wild Horses equestrian Karen Sussman says “Trust is the first building block in creating a relationship with a wild horse. It is the matrix of all relationships. We create trusting relationships when we are honest, … Continue reading

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Seeing Eye Horse- Miniature Miracle

When Dan Shaw, a blind man discovered the existence of minature horse works as seeing eye guide on a “Ripley’s Believe it or Not” segment, he decided he wanted to have one himself. Dan sounds like my kind of guy- … Continue reading

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Horse Lovers Love Thumbelina

Horse lovers everywhere wish they could cuddle Thumbelina the tiny horse. She was in the news a couple months ago- I saw her on Fox News early one morning, in her tiny play pen of a stall, right in the … Continue reading

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