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Austrian man tries to board train with horse

Written by Thursday, 23 August 2018 10:17
VIENNA (AFP) - Photos of a man aboard a train went viral on Wednesday (Aug 22) due to his unusual travelling companion: a horse. The man reportedly tried to board two trains in the state of Styer with his horse named Frieda. But train conductors refused to continue the journey with Frieda aboard. Photos of the young man holding Frieda…
A horse rider who was left with four broken ribs and a punctured lung when her horse was spooked by an undertaking cyclist says people on bikes to be more aware of how to share the road safely with those on horseback. The rider, whose name was given only as Karen, had almost returned to her yard after a ride…

Pony Painting Parties - is this Harmless Fun?

Written by Wednesday, 22 August 2018 09:42
Pony Painting Parties have become a trend for children's parties across the UK - but the practice has sparked outrage on social media and petitions have been set up to ban it. Children use products, which are primarily water and chalk-based to paint designs onto ponies from writing their names, or putting handprints on them, to covering them with hearts…
The British Equestrian Federation (BEF) has confirmed the eventing squad, selected by the British Eventing senior selectors, for this year’s World Equestrian Games in Tryon, North Carolina (USA), 11-23 September 2018.   The selected athletes are (in alphabetical order); • Ros Canter from Lincolnshire, with Caroline Moore and her own Allstar B   • Tina Cook from West Sussex, with…

Golden Retriever Nurses Miniature Horse back to Health

Written by Wednesday, 15 August 2018 11:28
Miniature horse, Sammy and Golden Retriever, Molly have become firm friends. An unlikely couple, Molly has been nursing the ailing horse back to health. Sammy was nothing but "skin and bones and scared" when he was discovered roaming the streets of South Carolina. Darlene Kindle of the Carolina Equine Rescue and Assistance in Wingate, North Carolina posted a video of…
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