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  • Lost a good one today

    Dear Franka,
    I want to thank you for carrying my daughter safely over countless fences, courses, lessons and fun rides with her friends. I want to thank you for letting her know unconditional love, responsibility and the honor of being that very special person to a very special horse.
    I want to thank you for the mother bear in you that looked out for my little girl while she was learning the ropes, for letting her dress you up, hug you til it hurt, and being there if she had a rough day.
    I want to thank you for being the world's best alarm clock, watch dog and welcoming committee with your wonderful, loud greeting for anyone who drove up our driveway. But most of all, I want to thank you for the freedom, joy and fun you gave your little girl.

    We lost a good one today. Godspeed, Franka.

  • #2
    Brought tears to my eyes. Jingles.
    Originally posted by The Saddle
    Perhaps I need my flocking adjusted.


    • #3
      Oh Chai, what a lovely tribute to a wonderful horse. So, so sorry for your loss.


      • #4
        Sleep well, dear Franka. Your girl will never forget you.

        So sorry for your loss.


        • #5
          Originally posted by rustbreeches View Post
          Brought tears to my eyes. Jingles.
          Me too. Sending thoughts and prayers your way.
          Proud member of the Snort and Blow Clique


          • #6
            I am always in awe of the beautiful words owners find to celebrate their horses. They always bring tears to my eyes. Godspeed Franka. I hope your little girl is ok tonight. Must be hard for her, but she knows you will always look over her!


            • #7
              I am so very sorry. What a special friend Franka clearly was.


              • #8
                Hugs for you all from VA - so very sorry.
                stained glass groupie


                • #9
                  I'm so sorry that you lost Franka. I know it brings a big loss to your family.
                  My prayers are with you
                  "If you've got a horse, you've got a problem"


                  • #10
                    So Sorry for your loss.


                    • #11
                      Very sorry for your loss. Sounds like she was a great horse.
                      What's wrong with you?? Your cheese done slid off its cracker?!?!


                      • #12
                        So very sorry for your loss.

                        Godspeed Franka. You sound like you were one very special horse that was much loved by your humans.


                        • #13
                          So very sorry. Clearly, she was loved, and it was returned. Hugs to all of her people.
                          "One person's cowboy is another person's blooming idiot" -- katarine

                          Spay and neuter. Please.


                          • #14
                            Many hugs being sent your way...she sounds like a true gem!


                            • #15
                              Hugs to you and your daughter. I'm so very sorry.
                              Donald Trump - proven liar, cheat, traitor and sexual predator! Hillary Clinton won in 2016, but we have all lost.


                              • #16
                                What a lovely horse, all and more than we ask, they give.
                                Godspeed Franka, and hugs to your girl.
                                save lives...spay/neuter/geld


                                • #17
                                  oh crap, chai - I hate & love reading these tributes

                                  RIP, Franka - a well-earned rest

                                  {hugs} for you & DD
                                  *friend of bar.ka*RIP all my lovely boys, gone too soon:
                                  Steppin' Out 1988-2004
                                  Hey Vern! 1982-2009, Cash's Bay Threat 1994-2009
                                  Sam(Jaybee Altair) 1994-2015


                                  • #18
                                    THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS AND HUGS FOR FRANKA'S FAMILY


                                    RIP FRANKA ` KNOWING YOU WILL ALWAYS BE LOVED AND REMEMBERED ``
                                    Zu Zu Bailey " IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE ! "


                                    • #19
                                      What a lovely, heartfelt tribute. You all were so fortunate to have had each other. Big {{{{{{{ HUGS }}}}}}} to you and your daughter.


                                      • #20
                                        simply awesome.