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  • Check out this new cutie at New Vocations!

    Who doesn't want to adopt this fuzzy redhead? I sure would if I were looking for a low-level partner.


  • #2
    Handsome lad, I love his expression.
    Hope he finds a wonderful new home.
    A Fine Romance. April 1991 - June 2016. Loved forever.


    • #3
      I love this fellow too, 64 starts!

      A Fine Romance. April 1991 - June 2016. Loved forever.


      • #4
        They do such a great job. I just love their pictures.

        Cat in a bucket anyone??
        Horses are amazing athletes and make no mistake -- they are the stars of the show!


        • #5
          Lol, so that is the secret to their perfect pictures! Mine could care less about crinkly noises or sticks being waved around. But, I do have cats..... And buckets....


          • #6
            Originally posted by purplnurpl View Post
            They do such a great job. I just love their pictures.

            Cat in a bucket anyone??
            I'd happily take that boy, or Doin My Best. Love the shoulder on Doin My Best.


            • #7
              I love Doin My Best. He looks like he has such a personality! I can't believe he's stuck around as long as he has.


              • #8
                Originally posted by sparky6 View Post
                I love Doin My Best. He looks like he has such a personality! I can't believe he's stuck around as long as he has.
                Could it be anything to do with his pedigree? I liked him myself until I saw Unbridled's Song so close up. Personally I would never buy an Unbridled's Song offspring or a horse with Unbridled's Song in the first three to four generations. He's just too notorious for having unsound babies. I've watched enough of his colts and fillies get injured.
                "One reason why horses are happy is because they are not trying to impress other horses."
                "Never approach a bull from the front, a horse from the rear, or a fool from any direction"


                • #9
                  I've been looking at adopting Best but he has health issues that are making me hesitant.


                  • #10
                    Originally posted by beowulf
                    I was wondering why he's been around so long too.. There's a lot if horses that need rehab that get snatched up anyway. Could it really be because of Unbridled Song? I've never had an issue with his babies. Never heard of that - guess I'm an ostrich here! (':
                    I don't know what his progeny is like in the sport horse world, but in the racing world, his foals are constantly breaking things. I can name tons of them off the top of my head, Midshipman, Eights Belles, Old Fashioned, Dunkirk, Winslow Homer, just to name some. He himself broke a right front cannon bone and another bone in his left foreleg during his racing career. The former ended his racing career.
                    "One reason why horses are happy is because they are not trying to impress other horses."
                    "Never approach a bull from the front, a horse from the rear, or a fool from any direction"


                    • #11
                      Hmm this has become an interesting conversation. I might be really glad now I've held off.