His owner swears he still follows her around sometimes; she can feel him there. She talks a lot about seeing him again someday. We like to say he died because God decided a creature that great shouldn't have to bear wasting away on earth. Cody was getting older and slower... I can't imagine him as taking retirement well. "One that burns so bright cannot burn forever."
I'm tearing up a bit... He and Vegas looked exactly the same... Both are the definitions of great horses. Legends.