Saw this request for help on the local CL, figured a wider audience might be helpful:
Try to break down crushing defeats into smaller, more manageable failures. It’s also helpful every now and then to stop, take stock of your situation, and really beat yourself up about it.The Onion
If you haven't already, you should try posting this in the Sport Horse Breeding forum. They're super up-to-date on brands and may be able to get you an answer more quickly.
I find that a ducks opinion of me is very much influenced over whether or not I have bread. Ducks love bread but they do not have the capability to buy a loaf. Thats the biggest joke on the duck ever.
I don't recognize it. What breed of horse?
I LOVE my Chickens!
Looks like a ranch brand, and also like it was done hot.
Is there a brand board/office in Iowa?
Wow, even better--the brand book is ONLINE: