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My horse got hit by a car, Update, He's good, I'm not.

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  • My horse got hit by a car, Update, He's good, I'm not.

    My horse was hit about 6 pm. HE tore up his face. I think he will be ok. I was running after him and saw it. I am in shock, I guess. I can't talk, but can type, I guess
    Jingles please.
    I never felt that kind of shocked panic before.
    Last edited by shea'smom; Jul. 1, 2006, 07:14 PM.

  • #2
    OMG, I'm so sorry. Major jingles coming your way.

    Please keep us posted.


    • #3
      I am so very sorry to hear this. I know what it is like to witness this sort of thing. I was riding in Central Park in NYC and a rider was bucked off a young QH and it ran back to the barn...through CP and right into traffic and a car hit him. The horse tried to jump over the car but ended up on top of it. It was desperately awful to see as there were alot of cuts and abrasions. He recovered in the end. So I hope that your story ends a happy one. Jingles your way. Lots of love, TLC and prayers will work miracles for your friend.


      • #4
        oh my lord....

        prayers for you and your horse I'm so sorry


        • #5
          Jingles being sent your way!!
          Jen Evans & DaBear


          • #6
            OMG, that is simply horrible. I hope all will be OK! Jingles from Ontario.
            One pair of good hands is better than having a thousand different bits.


            • #7
              Ohmygod, I'm so sorry. I hope you all are ok and recover quickly from trauma and injuries.


              • Original Poster

                thank you all. I have had horses for years and seen lots of bad injuries but I have never felt like this. I have a doctor boarder who got me some drugs, don't know what and I am going to try to go to sleep.
                I couldn't look at my poor boy. I sent him to the vet clinic over night.
                His muzzle ... words fail me. it was awful, a floor full of blood.


                • #9
                  Sending lots and lots of jingles. What an awful experience.


                  • #10
                    OMG! How incredibly terrifying. Prayers and jingles for your boy.
                    Try to get some sleep. Please update us in the am. We will be pulling for your boy.
                    I\'m not crazy. I\'m just a little unwell.


                    • #11
                      I'm so sorry for your pain and his. Jingles for his recovery.
                      Chronicles of the $700 Pony
                      The Further Adventures of the $700 Pony
                      www.blithetraveler.com <-- My Blog


                      • #12
                        Jesus. A crap load of jingles for you and your horse!


                        • #13
                          Big, giant Peach-Fuzz jingles from Georgia. Hang in there my dear.
                          <>< Sorrow Looks Back. Worry Looks Around. Faith Looks Up! -- Being negative only makes a difficult journey more difficult. You may be given a cactus, but you don't have to sit on it.


                          • #14
                            I'm so sorry. Having a horse loose is pure fear... It's terrible you saw it, but at least you were there for him in an instant. Is the driver ok? You probably should see a doctor.
                            Platinum Equestrian - Florida, USA


                            • #15
                              jingles jingles all the way from Wisconsin! Hugs hugs hugs
                              Will get a dream horse!
                              More riding, swimming, and rowing, less posting


                              • #16
                                My God that is my worst fear. Jingling like crazy!
                                Missouri Fox Trotters-To ride one is to own one

                                Standardbreds, so much more then a harness racing horse.


                                • #17
                                  Jingling hard for you! Hw absolutely frightening!
                                  RIP Bo, the real Appassionato


                                  • #18
                                    Pure panic for you to see. I am so sorry. Please update us when you can. Many Jingles coming from Florida.
                                    hunter/jumper ponies
                                    hunter/jumper ponies


                                    • #19
                                      he's really lucky

                                      Although you might not think so, your horse was very lucky. A woman I know had her horse hit and killed yesterday. Count your blessings yours survived.


                                      • #20

                                        Jingles for both his recovery from the accident, and your recovery from the shock!
                                        Success is not the result of spontaneous combustion; you must set yourself on fire