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Re: Weekly round up

Postby Chevalblanc » Wed Mar 11, 2015 7:43 pm

This week, news of an interesting exhibition to go and see in a couple of years:

http://www.cumbriacrack.com/2015/03/04/ ... xhibition/

Victoria Pendleton changes career and wants to take up racing: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/horse-racing/31763131

And a "naughty pony" story :lol: http://www.horseandhound.co.uk/news/pos ... TWdCocR.01
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Re: Weekly round up

Postby spottygiraffe » Thu Mar 12, 2015 1:19 pm

Thanks Helen :thumbup:

Bizarre about Victoria Pendleton!
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Re: Weekly round up

Postby Chevalblanc » Thu Mar 19, 2015 5:41 pm

This week, that abandoned foal, Gizmo, is doing well: http://www.horseandhound.co.uk/news/foa ... ium=social

An unusual horse race takes place: http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/rur ... -1-7153626

.....and even the Daily Mail says horses don't like being shut in stables!! http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article ... alone.html
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Re: Weekly round up

Postby Chevalblanc » Sat Apr 18, 2015 5:46 am

This week, a horse decides he doesn't want to be in the horse bit of his lorry:

http://www.horseandhound.co.uk/news/hor ... mCBvQs1.01

A horse has a lucky escape in traffic:

http://bcove.me/zswmk2vs

And horse racing raises concerns:

http://www.express.co.uk/news/nature/57 ... reen-Party
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Re: Weekly round up

Postby Chevalblanc » Fri May 01, 2015 12:57 pm

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Re: Weekly round up

Postby Chevalblanc » Sun Jun 07, 2015 8:29 am

This week, an inspirational 92 year old rider: http://horsejunkiesunited.com/?p=93200

And someone comes up with a bizarre use for horse placenta! :blink: http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/ ... 81583.html
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Re: Weekly round up

Postby fabikat » Sun Jun 07, 2015 9:01 am

I just love the one about the 'elderly' lady. Seen it before but so worth seeing again :thumbup: :-D
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Re: Weekly round up

Postby Chevalblanc » Sat Jan 30, 2016 10:49 am

So it would seem our Western friends are taking a stand against horses being ridden BTV:

http://www.northamericanwesterndressage ... -vertical/
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Re: Weekly round up

Postby Chevalblanc » Tue Feb 02, 2016 7:31 pm

Can't help thinking the horse owner is being a bit of a cow..... :roll:
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Re: Weekly round up

Postby Chevalblanc » Sat Feb 27, 2016 2:08 pm

Horrible story all oer social media right now about a horse being killed whilst puling a hearse this week: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article ... offin.html

Is it just me, or is anyone else looking at the pre-accident photo and thinking OMG, those feet!! :shock: :shutup:
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