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  • #21
    This is wonderful news! Where in Michigan are they?
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    • #22
      YEAH! They looked like awfully nice ponies! I hope you enjoy having them!

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      • #23
        Wow! This is indeed great news! What a great Christmas present for these 2 ponies!! Best of luck with them!
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        • #24
          We are in Saint Clair Twp located in Southeastern Michigan.

          The second pony with the blaze has been haltered. It appears to be a mother and daughter situation. The one with the star is no older then 3, she leading now and is becoming easier to catch. The one with the blaze is over 12. She has some issues with her eyes, one seems to be demaged. I can't tell if she is blind in it or not. They are good ponies and the will have a good life now.

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            #25
            Originally posted by Dukedaffy View Post
            We are in Saint Clair Twp located in Southeastern Michigan.

            The second pony with the blaze has been haltered. It appears to be a mother and daughter situation. The one with the star is no older then 3, she leading now and is becoming easier to catch. The one with the blaze is over 12. She has some issues with her eyes, one seems to be demaged. I can't tell if she is blind in it or not. They are good ponies and the will have a good life now.
            Which eye is it? There was one time i was "playing with her" and she was letting me lightly touch her face and was eating grain from my hand. I figured since she was standing so well maybe she'd let me touch her shoulder a little bit. I moved very very slowly and my hand was in plain view, but as soon as it touched her side she blew sky high and jumped about 6 feet back. She got over it and came right back up to me, but it would make sense that maybe she just didn't see my hand coming. I'm glad they're settling in well and I hope they prove to be everything i think they can.
            Rinne
            Joe
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            • #26
              Local rescue for sure but...

              Local Rescue for sure, but since they are completely green (wild ..it sounds)
              Many folks will not be prepared to start at ground zero with something like this. Can you sense what is the primary breed in them? Perhaps a breed rescue? Good luck.
              Pao Lin

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              • #27
                re: What?

                Um, paohatch, what are you talking about? They have been adopted and are in Michigan and doing well at their training last we heard in January.
                "We, too, will be remembered not for victories or defeats in battle or in politics, but for our contribution to the human spirit." JFK

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                • #28
                  This got me wondering - how are the ponies doing?
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