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  • Woody is on to his next patient

    If you have a moment, please check out my tribute to this very special horse and his extremely generous owner, Diane Wade.


  • #2

    I loved your story - thank you for sharing it.
    friend of bar.ka


    • #3
      Well done Jody. Love that he is a TB too.
      Last edited by ToTheNines; Sep. 21, 2012, 01:07 PM.
      Rest in peace Claudius, we will miss you.


      • #4
        The Woodys of the world are priceless.

        What a lovely story. I sure hope he can work his magic on his newest patient.


        • #5
          Sloop Woody Wade is a legend around here. Yay Mizzwade, for sharing him.
          "If you would have only one day to live, you should spend at least half of it in the saddle."


          • #6
            I read part of the article, but found this phrase, about the severity of the author's head injuries, "Neither was bad enough to leave me drooling.", as lacking consideration for people who have actually severe TBIs and have had to live in a difficult, debilitated aftermath.

            The phrase just isn't nice, especially in an article that was replete with expressions of religiousness.

            It does surprise me what the editors of COTH allow to be published.


            • #7
              Cyber, anything and everything written or said can be twisted and turned into an insult about something or someone if you want it to be, if that is what you are looking for. Get over it. That is not offensive, it is just a fact. It sounds like the OP actually had a pretty TBI if she lost a full day.


              • #8
                Really, really lovely. Thank you for sharing.

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


                • #9
                  I'm so jealous! I have always loved Woody Wade.
                  He is famous around here!

                  She is lucky to have him. I would kill for a horse like that.
                  Last edited by PaintPony; Sep. 21, 2012, 01:43 PM.


                  • #10
                    Originally posted by cyberbay View Post
                    I read part of the article, but found this phrase, about the severity of the author's head injuries, "Neither was bad enough to leave me drooling.", as lacking consideration for people who have actually severe TBIs and have had to live in a difficult, debilitated aftermath.

                    The phrase just isn't nice, especially in an article that was replete with expressions of religiousness.

                    It does surprise me what the editors of COTH allow to be published.
                    You just want to be offended.

                    She has written about her fear that it's what would happen with her next injury - she already had memory loss and was worried the next one would affect ability to function and turn her into an adult infant for whom others had to care.

                    Thanks, Jody - the article made me cry!
                    If Kim Kardashian wants to set up a gofundme to purchase the Wu Tang album from Martin Shkreli, guess what people you DON'T HAVE TO DONATE.


                    • #11
                      Sounds like a great horse. Thanks for sharing!


                      • #12
                        Wow. What a horse - what stories. Thank you for sharing, Jody.

                        Equine Photography in the Northeast


                        • #13
                          I absolutely LOVED it.
                          Randee Beckman ~Otteridge Farm, LLC (http://on.fb.me/1iJEqvR)~ Marketing Manager - The Clothes Horse & Jennifer Oliver Equine Insurance Specialist


                          • #14
                            I loved the article and I too cried imagining Woody stepping onto that trailer.


                            • #15
                              What a great story, I wish I had a horse like Woody to ride, you were very lucky to have him in your life.


                              • #16
                                Loved it
                                \"Tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it.\" Anne of Green Gables


                                • #17
                                  Originally posted by ToTheNines View Post
                                  Well done Jody. Love that he is a TB too.
                                  Ditto. What I wouldn't give for a spin on Woody! I bet I'd get over my Scareds, too... well, more like Scared/Unconfident. I'd so love to try riding a push button, made, confidence-builder. I just know it would do me a world of good!
                                  "Horses lend us the wings we lack." ~ Pam Brown


                                  • #18
                                    Loved the story, Thanks!!! Can't stop crying myself now...


                                    • #19
                                      Special horses like Woody are without a doubt the result of care and understanding by very special people like you. Thank you for sharing his special story it really touched my heart.


                                      • #20
                                        great article. Woody sounds like a great soul, I hope you do a follow up on his successes with his new owner!