“Horses Have a Way of Getting Inside You:” Farewell, William Nack

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'zjcvrQaQRpFLLz725wn5jw',sig:'fo3xjo2gZjVjRRqbrX7goLqwsXVDUnoeUo_NoKruM1g=',w:'423px',h:'594px',items:'104584526',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); Penny Chenery, Secretariat's human mom, and William Nack, the Triple Crown winner's Boswell, at the premiere of the film "Secretariat." No. Wait--Bill Nack as Boswell? Really? Way too flippant to start this piece. Start over, Rhonda. And don't try to get fancy. You can't play in Bill Nack's league. I'm not sure ...

Meet Daisy the Mini Horse, the Newest Hollywood Blonde

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Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'0HdB_KDkQchmk58Bw3iNlA',sig:'OKrPflvQFTtOkMs3Erco4mAAKnFoDT06ZvUfBrOHVpU=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'909447964',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); Daisy, the mini horse, joined the cast of the new whimsical absurdist Western "Damsel" on stage for the Q&A after the film's debut at the Sundance Film Festival. She plays Butterscotch, a gift from Robert Pattinson's businessman character, to his lady love played by Mia Wasikowski. (more…)

Author Michelle Holland and the New Forest Pony

A few years ago, a story made the rounds on the internet about the New Forest Pony being listed on the U.K.'s Rare Breeds Survival Trust , along with Clydesdale and Shire horses. Then, author Michelle Holland approached me about appearing here on the blog as she releases her second book for young adults. New Forest ponies ...