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The Look of Eagles. Um...Not exactly...

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  • The Look of Eagles. Um...Not exactly...

    So my 5 y/o TB does this notsosmart gaze anytime he hears or sees something that is a little out of place. I don't know if he's a redHEAD or a redNECK because 1/2 the time his mouth is open, too, and it just looks like he's thinking "Huuuhhh?". Sometimes he just gazes up at nothing! I tried to capture it on my cell today while handwalking/grazing. (He's on day 2 of 30 days stall rest, coming back from hock surgery last Tuesday.) It's funnier in person but thought I'd share it anyway.

    You can't fix stupid.

  • #2
    That is soooooo cute!
    And this is the story of your red right ankle.


    • #3
      He's practicing for his soap opera audition!
      Click here before you buy.


      • #4
        Too cute. He's pretty!

        Perhaps he is struck by sudden thoughts, and has to pause to consider them, while stretching to let the blood rush to his brain. Like, "Why is the sky blue?" "What holds up those white fluffy things up there?" "Will I ever go to Rolex?" "Why do I have to have my mane pulled when I'm on stall rest?"


        • #5
          That literally just made me laugh out loud! So cute!!!

          Also just read this...

          "Why is the sky blue?" "What holds up those white fluffy things up there?" "Will I ever go to Rolex?" "Why do I have to have my mane pulled when I'm on stall rest?"
          Love it


          • Original Poster

            Originally posted by OverandOnward View Post
            "Why do I have to have my mane pulled when I'm on stall rest?"
            Haha - that made ME laugh out loud! Wait until I start practicing braiding while he's on stall rest. I just bought some waxed thread and thought I'd play around while we can't work! He'll be really confused then!
            You can't fix stupid.


            • #7
              What a cute boy you have!


              • #8
                ha ha!! That's hilarious

                Thanks for sharing... what a goof!


                • #9
                  Looks like a goose to me.
                  Thus do we growl that our big toes have, at this moment, been thrown up from below!


                  • #10
                    "Is that a 1,000 pound weight falling?"


                    • #11
                      My goodness. I really did laugh out loud!
                      He's a cutie, hope he does well with his recovery.


                      • #12
                        Love it. Also the commentary through his head. I think he could have a whole page on the internet.
                        --Becky in TX
                        Clinic Blogs and Rolex Blogs
                        She who throws dirt is losing ground.


                        • #13
                          LOL! What a doof!
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                          VW sucks.


                          • #14
                            He's a cutie, but I'm not so sure I would use noble to describe him


                            • #15
                              I am sitting at my desk in the icu before my shift starts literally laughing out loud. What a great start to my day! Reminds me of my boy! Lol
                              Honey Badger don't give a s*#^!

                              "..a three-day event is not a test of speed and endurance, it is a test of character" ~JW


                              • #16
                                He's adorable!
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                                • #17
                                  Whe mine does that, it means he has thought of some new mischief to get into!

                                  I take it the surgery went well? Still jingling for an uneventful recovery.

                                  chief feeder and mucker for Music, Spy, Belle and Tiara. Someone else is now feeding and mucking for Chief and Brain (both foxhunting now).


                                  • #18
                                    The sky is falling!! The sky is falling!!

                                    Any chance he looks at birds and/or planes, or maybe moving clouds? I've had 2 that would look up specifically at UFOs, the others have been completely oblivious to what was over their heads.

                                    Jingling for recovery!


                                    • #19
                                      LOVE IT!!!!!!! That is so funny


                                      • #20
                                        Perhaps he is looking FOR eagles?

                                        What a cutie -- hope he recovers quickly!
                                        I don't mind if you call me a snowflake, 'cause baby, I know a blizzard is coming.