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Ten Horse Actors I Remember

A golden Palimino
A golden Palimino

Animals in many forms have become famous for their acting as well as the human actor. The horse actor is no exception. When those horses raced across the screen it was quite thrilling to watch. I’d loose my breath as they made those quick turns around rocks and through the trees and brush chasing the outlaws.

Who do you think of first when the subject comes up? Probably Trigger, Roy Rogers golden Palomino that galloped over the range for Roy as he saved the west from many a bad man. Continue reading Ten Horse Actors I Remember

Who Are Some Well Known Horses?

Racing to the finish line.
Racing to the finish line.

When people think of famous horses, it seems race horses come to mind first. When I first thought about who some well known horses were I thought of Trigger and Mr. Ed. Is that the difference between a cowgirl and everyone else? Hmm.

To begin my search of who some well known horses are and were I went to Wikipedia. This resource has quite a list and of course the first section is race horses. Further down horses are itemized as show jumpers and competitive horses. Military horses are gathered here too. A general list covers other horses who are remembered for one thing or another. These are the horses I have heard of. There are so many interesting facts about these horses, some sad and all give a magnificent picture of the beautiful and majestic animal we call the horse. Continue reading Who Are Some Well Known Horses?