Articles Tagged 'Famous Historic Horses'

Horses We Can’t Forget on Memorial Day

Expert Equestrian Articles — May 24, 2015
by Jocelyn Pierce Memorial Day is a day of reflection and remembrance to honor those who gave the ultimate sacrifice and lost their lives while serving in the military. Perhaps the most largely unrecognized, and sometimes altogether forgotten veterans are the horses that served alongside man. Since the domestication of… Read more »

Famous Horses in History - The Fire Horse

Expert Equestrian Articles — January 31, 2012
by Heidi Longaberger As many horse owners will tell you, our equines are often considered part of the family. They are our partners in blazing trails, racing around barrels or jumping over fences. Most often, they are simply our companions, offering a nicker of hello and a quiet strength. But… Read more »

Famous Horses in History - Steeldusts on the Chisholm Trail

Expert Equestrian Articles — October 10, 2011
A Quarter horse you ride today may trace his lineage to a famous 1843 stallion. by Darley Newman, as published in her Trail Rider column in True West magazine The stories of cowboy life on the Chisholm Trail are often recounted; even John Wayne shared a slice of Chisholm cowboyin’… Read more »