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  1. #1
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    Default We've Had Deer & Donkeys In Swimming Pools...

    ...now for a horse:

    LOXAHATCHEE, Fla. – A horse that wandered into an in-ground swimming pool in South Florida needed some help getting out.

    Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Capt. Albert Borroto tells The Palm Beach Post that the 30-year-old horse named Andy had jumped a fence and landed in the Loxahatchee swimming pool...
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    The inherent vice of Capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings. The inherent virtue of Socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.
    Winston Churchill



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    Good for him if he could do that at age 30!



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    and lucky it was a warm part of FL; horses have died doing this in cold weather.



  4. #4
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    2 hours, really? I know it's So FL, but still. Could they not get him out sooner? Try to get him up the steps? Poor old man! At least it wasn't cold down there.



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