Horse of the day


#43

Didn’t know about this. He was a great one

Parked out uncovered the last half mile on the small track in the wet and wind, dead game.


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We can see why zebras were never domesticated


#46

Wow, that’s in New Orleans. It’s not the oldest, but it’s pretty old. (I don’t know anything about horses or horse racing; I just got curious and looked it up.)


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Extinct members of the family:


#50

Horse story of the day


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#52

World record holding trotter Sebastian K. Check at how unhappy this horse is to have to sit second in the backstretch and his smooooth rock-solid gait as he powers through the stretch. That is a thing of beauty


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image


#55

I just don’t know :open_mouth:


#56

“There where the course is. . . .”


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#59

When i was a little boy this was on TV. Rocking tune and lyrics …if you can suffer it for long enough , notive the exceptional quality of dubbing into English. Oh what fun we had watching this.

More quality Horses…Hmmm pretty awful decades later.


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#61

Funny… started watching and “a horse is a horse of course of course” came right to mind. Can’t have seen that in 30 years at least. The connection of music to memory is pretty amazing.


#62

Yeah. I never even watched the show, but that song is seared into my memory all the same. I have no explanation.