Category Archives: Animal Encounters

Man Plans ~ God Laughs

I’m leaving after lunch to Missouri. I’m taking with me a CD of photos for the deputy handling the Animal Cruelty case of the starving horses. So before returning to Oklahoma on Sunday, let’s hope I don’t find yet another … Continue reading

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Horses were picked up (and back again)

This morning I got this email from husband…. The horse’s owner showed up last night, and insisted on taking her horses home. ┬áIt is a middle-aged woman, who says she left her kids in charge of the horses while she … Continue reading

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The Visitors have a Past and an Owner

I’m back home to Oklahoma. It’s late and I’m pretty tired. However, a quick update on the Horse Situation. First, let’s get some perspective of where I live in Missouri – it’s the Sticks, the Back of Beyond and some … Continue reading

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Providence: More visitors

Returned to Missouri on Wednesday. Thursday morning I let the girls (Z and Pandora) out to the front yard to graze as rain had brought back the grass. Z got two hours, and Pandora got one. I went back into … Continue reading

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Sunday Visitors or how to catch, loose strange horses

Sunday morning, I was enjoying the warm covers after husband had left to feed the critters, including the new kitten, when he came back to the room and called my name with the Something Has Happened voice. You have to … Continue reading

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Leave a man behind!

Out to the barn today to fix a gate. Apparently (I didn’t see the incident) husband was coming through a gate, tripped and decided to roll before getting up from his fall. Immediate response from the three horses that had … Continue reading

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Wildly Funny Horses

When we were out Saturday with the horses, the other boarder showed up. She wanted to take her Arab gelding into the big pasture behind the parking and I suggested we release all the horses together. They have shared fences … Continue reading

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