Remember our story earlier this year (2016) about the horse leaving the Old Guard Caisson Platoon and up for adoption? They found homes, one with an old friend.
Think about it. The Blood Horse has been publishing since the year before Man O'War was born. Here's an interesting history of the magazine written by Tom Eblen in The Lexington Herald Leader. Enjoy!
The documentary "Palio," one of the most anticipated films of the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival, is now available on Netflix, as of this writing in July 2016. Who knows when it will leave. Just sayin.' Watch it ASAP if you plan to. The Palio, an Italian medieval tradition with loads of passion mixed with obsession and frankly, ...
Why is there a picture of a donkey on this blog right after Preakness '16? Because I have good news that's donkey-related, regarding -- drum roll, please -- my fiction debut! (more…)
https://youtu.be/fv5nyFBUGPk Just a quick update ... Alan Young, the actor who played Mister Ed's Wilbur passed away at 96, according to this obituary on Deadline Hollywood.
Get some coffee or tea. Get comfy. I have a lot to say. First, the Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actor goes to ... (more…)
Dear Horse Country and other horse farms public relations folks. I have a suggestion for you. (more…)
The Kentucky Derby gives secret horse lovers the perfect cover. (more…)
His name may suggest otherwise, but Nudie was all about the threads. (more…)
https://youtu.be/rd0FU6oe828 They bore and escorted the honored dead to their final resting place in Arlington National Cemetery. Another worked in a military therapeutic riding program. Now, the horses are retiring out of their units and need to go to a new home. (more…)