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post #11 of 71 Old 01-23-2012, 02:13 AM
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Kayty, I'm both commented on facebook & mentioned it in a reply on PM.

But, your literally the most inspiring horse owner. If my horse was in a situation like you were in with Hugo: I can only hope that I too am able to put my horses needs before my own. You have truly done the right thing.


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post #12 of 71 Old 01-23-2012, 02:36 AM
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So very sorry for your loss. He sounded like such an incredible horse and it is a true shame that he previous career had such an effect. You sacrificed a lot for him, and I am sure he is thankful for all you did for him.

R.I.P Hugo

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post #13 of 71 Old 01-23-2012, 02:37 AM
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I can't see the pictures as I'm in work, so subbing to see when I get home.

RIP Hugo and big hugs to you Kayty xxx
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post #14 of 71 Old 01-23-2012, 05:49 AM Thread Starter
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The video that the photographer put together for me. Such perfect song choice, it suits him to the T. Making me bawl though :(

A Tribute to Hugo ~ RIP - YouTube

~Horse & Hound Artistry~.

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post #15 of 71 Old 01-23-2012, 05:56 AM
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• Horses: 2 heart goes out to you. You did what needed to be done for your beautiful boy and that took more courage than I can imagine. You are most definitely a horseman that many of us should emulate. RIP lovely Hugo.

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post #16 of 71 Old 01-23-2012, 06:11 AM
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R.I.P. Hugo.

Tear jerker of a video

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post #17 of 71 Old 01-23-2012, 06:14 AM Thread Starter
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Allison, I currently look like a puffed up toad after watching that video a few times. It's so beautiful, but I kind of wish I hadn't watched it while it is all still so raw.

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post #18 of 71 Old 01-23-2012, 06:33 AM
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So sorry to hear this sad news. You have some great photos to frame there to remind you of great memories. x
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post #19 of 71 Old 01-23-2012, 06:47 AM
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That was a beautiful video, Kayty. I can't imagine how it feels but you have great memories.

I'm not arguing with you, I'm just explaining why I'm right.

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post #20 of 71 Old 01-23-2012, 07:45 AM
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What a beautiful boy, and what a blessing that you could help him enjoy his last day. Hugs!
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