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Sad Condolences for Pascova

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  • Sad Condolences for Pascova

    I had a heartbreaking email from a COTH BB member and eventer, Pascova.

    She just lost her beautiful youngster, Finley, (by AFR out of her lovely Grange Finn Sparrow mare) in a tragic paddock accident.

    Some of you may know her and her boy, but I am sure we all send her sad and heartfelt condolences.

    So much beauty, talent and hope for the future, gone, and all her love and wonderful care could not save him.

    So very sad and sorry for you, Allisa.

    Last edited by Fred; Dec. 15, 2010, 10:31 AM.
    A Fine Romance. April 1991 - June 2016. Loved forever.

  • #2
    What a shame. I knew the youngster, and he was lovely. My heart goes out to Kay and Allisa and I hope they find comfort. It was hard losing the mare, so I can only imagine what they're going through.


    • #3
      a friend of theirs is one of my boarders and i heard the news last night. i am so sorry, and my thoughts and prayers are with them in this sad time.

      ride it like you stole it! "ralph hill"


      • #4
        So, so sorry, so many dreams that are just gone now. Many hugs to her.


        • #5
          I'm so sorry......

          It's a bit different to lose a youngster. Not any worse necessarily, but different. Because yep... you lose all your hopes and dreams with them too. You miss out on a lot of firsts....

          My heartfelt condolences to them and her family and friends. I know how bad it sucks....


          • #6
            How tragic. So very, very sorry to hear that.
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            Keller Williams Realtors

            Email Me for Horse Property!


            • #7
              Although it is heartbreaking and I send my condolences and hugs, we must also keep in mind that we should not to allow the loss of any life, man or beast, overcome the gratitude we should feel for having been allowed to have that living being in our lives to begin with, for however short amount of time it was. I hope their grief period is short and the wounds in their hearts heal quickly.


              • #8
                Deepest sympathy on such a sad loss.
                Standing Just The Best, More Than Luck & Lots of Luck www.tishquirk.com


                • #9
                  Sending heartfelt sympathies!
                  No hour of life is lost that is spent in the saddle.
                  -- Winston Churchill


                  • #10

                    Very sorry.
                    Randee Beckman ~Otteridge Farm, LLC (http://on.fb.me/1iJEqvR)~ Marketing Manager - The Clothes Horse & Jennifer Oliver Equine Insurance Specialist


                    • #11
                      So very sorry for your loss Pascova, we understand your pain.
                      Fox Haven Farm, Inc.
                      Home of 2002 JC Registered stallion Artrageous

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                      • #12
                        How very sad.

                        The loss of future dreams when you've created the partner that you're dreaming with and for is heartbreaking.

                        My condolences.
                        "I'm a lumberjack, and I'm okay."
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                        • #13
                          I'm so sorry. He sounded like a very lovely, promising youngster.


                          • #14
                            What heartbreaking news. So sorry on your loss.
                            ** Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forward to the trip. ~Winston Churchill? **


                            • #15
                              Thank you to Gail and everyone. It is truly amazing how much they mean to us and how quickly something can happen. Reminds me to love and appreciate our horses each day AND enjoy and appreciate the process with each horse. Goals are important and necessary, but each day of the process should be enjoyed.
                              Thanks again for your kind thoughts as I struggle through this time.



                              • #16
                                My deepest condolances on your loss


                                • #17
                                  So sad, I'm so sorry
                                  Jen Evans & DaBear


                                  • #18
                                    Condolences on the loss. He was a beautiful youngster.
                                    Adoring fan of A Fine Romance
                                    Originally Posted by alicen:
                                    What serious breeder would think that a horse at that performance level is push button? Even so, that's still a lot of buttons to push.