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  • A sleigh ride...

    This was sent to me, don't know who created it, may be someone here since they live outside of Upperville, but it is just lovely. Enjoy!!!


  • #2
    Beautiful! Thanks for passing this along.

    Now, how about a reindeer sled ride?
    The inherent vice of Capitalism is the unequal sharing of blessings. The inherent virtue of Socialism is the equal sharing of miseries.
    Winston Churchill


    • #3
      Its our own GoTheDistance! Goooood Pony! and NICE sleigh ride Thanks for the ride GTD


      • #4
        That was AWESOME! Thanks for sharing. Think it's too late to add a pony and sleigh to my Christmas wish list?


        • #5
          That was so neat! Even my non-horsey SO watched it with me. Talk about a "Currier and Ives" moment--so cool.

          And Andy the pony is pretty darn neat, too. Looks wonderful for 27.

          I also took a look at her hunt videos. Oh, if only! We have one hunt here in WA and I live 3 hours away. Another wish of mine.
          Proud member of the "Don't rush to kill wildlife" clique!


          • #6
            That was wonderful! Thanks for sharing it!
            "The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits." Albert Einstein



            • #7
              His Greyness' Christmas Card

              His Greyness was also in his twenties when he took us on a sleigh ride a number of years ago. Baby Belgian hasn't yet learned to drive so I couldn't repeat this with the latest snow, but he likes to play in the snow.
              But all the finest horsemen out—the men to Beat the Band—
              You’ll find amongst the crowd that ride their races in the Stand


              • #8
                Hey LaurieP,

                That video was first posted on the off-course forum thread about the recent blizzard. That video just made my holiday season! I simply love everything about it: the scenery, the bells, the ribbons, the fantastically adorable pony, Andy, and the voice of his kind person! Hollywood couldn't have made a more perfect scene. And how 'bout that farm (or is it called an estate in those environs?): gorgeous.

                Spread the wealth and create more warm, fuzziness!


                • #9
                  His Greyness, thank you for that as well! Beautiful and cheerful, makes me misty.


                  • #10
                    Bumping this up, because I enjoyed the video so much last year.



                    • #11
                      Me too RDR!!

                      Thank you for bumping that up! How seasonal is it??? I love Andy. I want to be his person!


                      • #12
                        Awww. I drove carriages for a while for a tourist thing. Awful job but when we busted out the harness bells it really put me in the spirit <33 Adorable video.


                        • #13
                          That could not have been more wonderful! Thank you so much.
                          Touchstone Farm. Visit us at the slideshow of our Dutch mares and foals below! 30 mnutes of photos.


                          • Original Poster

                            Thanks for finding this and pulling it up again! I had forgotten all about it, but it gives such joy to watch it (and I can use a little joy right now)! I posted it on FB, too, so it will get more exposure and all my Dalmatian friends can enjoy it too. Thanks!


                            • #15
                              Thanks for bumping this up. What a wonderful pony and a beautiful video.


                              • #16
                                I saw this when it was orginally posted and saved the link for times when I needed a sentimentality fix.

                                Thank you to the OP and Andy and his person.
                                F O.B
                                Resident racing historian ~~~ Re-riders Clique
                                Founder of the Mighty Thoroughbred Clique


                                • #17
                                  Thanks or reposting, since I missed it the first time!
                                  \"Tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it.\" Anne of Green Gables


                                  • #18
                                    That is just wonderful......we really need a sled....this video will get me one for sure .


                                    • #19
                                      Wonderful video.
                                      Free bar.ka and tidy rabbit.


                                      • #20
                                        Thanks for that....felt like I was right in the sleigh!!