The Green Monkey was the most expensive thoroughbred race horse ever sold at public auction. I was at the 2006 fasig-tipton select two year old sale and managed to capture this amazing video as he went through the ring and two bidders kept adding $1 Million onto the price. Follow along and enjoy the action, it’s quite amazing. I really didn’t understand the hype surrounding this horse because there just wasn’t enough horse physically and…"$16 Million Horse"
“I took this video of Charlie after he had been on box rest for 2 months following a leg injury. I can’t actually remember what he had done now (it was so long ago, around late 2008/early 2009), but if you look carefully you can see a bright blue bandage on his right front leg, above the knee. He doesn’t ever buck when I’m riding, the only reason he’s going so crazy is because he…"Horse Going CRAZY In Field"
Are you a fan of horses? This is the video for you. This girl is one special girl. She has developed an extremely close friendship with her horse, something that will can all watch and appreciate. Even if horses aren’t your thing, I’m sure you can still appreciate what it is like to look after and care for another animal."Girl and Horse – Great Bond"
Horses have been called the noblest of creatures, and it’s easy to see why. Depending on which scientific accounts you believe, they’ve been man’s original best friend since anywhere from 4000 to 2000 B.C. They’ve taken us wherever we’ve asked them to including the fields of battle. Yet here we are in the 21st Century, and there are still plenty about these noble creatures you still don’t know. Want proof? Here is our list of…"45 Most Random, Amazing and Bizarre Facts about Horses"
When Coconut, the tiny filly was born in the barn, the owners were completely astonished. She was born with a special marking on her head, which is often called Medicine Hat. It is a very rare occurrence and the horses with Medicine Hats are often deemed special animal who are supposed to have special powers. According to the myths, the horses with medicine hats have magical abilities to protect their rider from injury or death…"This Tiny Filly Just Had Her First Day Outside… But Keep Your Eyes On The Other Horses!"
First introduced in 1876, Budweiser beer has become more than just the name behind a crisp pale lager. In addition to being one of the highest selling beers in the U.S., the Budweiser brand has become synonymous with the great ideals of strength, home, and country. Each year, Budweiser debuts a new commercial to air during the Super Bowl. Often, these football commericals feature the company’s symbolic Clydesdales, the horses used in many of its…"The Budweiser Clydesdales Welcome A Brand-New Baby Horse To The Family"
There is no doubt this is a special horse, but he also had a special trainer. Danish dressage trainer Bent Branderup met Hugin, a two-year-old Knabstrupper stallion, in 1988. It was love at first sight."Despite 3 Broken Legs And Blindness, This Amazing Stallion Still Does Dressage"