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  • Don Little update?

    I heard his horse fell on him this morning down, and he was rushed to the hospital. Any updates? And many jingles.

    *RIP Don, and my thoughts his family and friends
    Last edited by DarkStarrx; Mar. 1, 2012, 07:08 AM.

  • #2
    I heard he was not good. I hope to God I heard wrong.
    The thing about smart people, is they look like crazy people, to dumb people.


    • Original Poster

      Oh no. Not good


      • #4
        Oh dear. Hoping to hear some better news soon.
        "Aye God, Woodrow..."


        • #5
          Was he the one in the Masters class at WEF this morning who left in the Traumahawk helicopter? I hope he's ok.


          • #6
            Originally posted by MHM View Post
            Was he the one in the Masters class at WEF this morning who left in the Traumahawk helicopter? I hope he's ok.
            Yes that was him. I heard from a reliabke source that he is not doing well and might not make it. Don is a force of nature though and if anyone could fight through it, it's him. Jingling like mad...
            friend of bar.ka


            • #7
              Oh no. Crossing my fingers for him, he is a great person! Best wishes to him and his family
              Proudly blogging for The Chronicle of the Horse!


              • #8
                Praying like crazy!!! Oh how I hope he is going to be alright!


                • #9
                  OMG Jingles!


                  • #10
                    Lots of prayers ...


                    • #11
                      WELLINGTON — A man in his 70s fell off his horse during a competitive jump at the Winter Equestrian Festival this morning and was flown by Trauma Hawk to the Delray Medical Center.

                      Festival President Michael Stone said Don Little competes every week, but this morning his horse stumbled after jumping a fence and Little fell off. Stone said about 3 p.m. that the latest report he received indicated Little was stable. Little fell on his head, causing a neck injury, Stone said.

                      "Riding horses can be hazardous," Stone said, and falls are common, but most do not cause the serious level of injury Little apparently sustained.


                      • #12
                        Our prayers need to go to the Little family. Don has been a huge supporter of the horse shows and horses in general. We are supporting this tough guy to fight back from this injury.
                        Mid-Atlantic Equitation Festival,Scholarships and College Fair
                        November 11-13, 2016


                        • #13
                          Not to take away from Don, but ANOTHER serious trip and fall? What is with that footing?

                          Jingle to Don and family. Delray has a great trauma team, speaking from experience.


                          • #14


                            • #15
                              jingles to a wonderful horseman, wishing him the best, and strength and courage to both him and his family.


                              • #16
                                Heard from a reliable source that he is on a respirator...
                                I was literally in that ring 10 mins before it happened.

                                Jingles to him and his family for a quick recovery!
                                Proudly living in my "let's save the world bubble"!


                                • #17
                                  I don't know him but I am sure going to have him in my thoughts and prayers.


                                  • #18
                                    Prayers and jingles headed his way.

                                    \"If you are going through hell, keep going.\" ~Churchill~


                                    • #19
                                      Any new news this morning?
                                      Proud and achy member of the Eventing Grannies clique.


                                      • #20
                                        I heard from a reliable source that he's on a respirator and that there is brain damage...