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post #1 of 10 Old 08-10-2011, 08:02 PM Thread Starter
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Talking Be careful with your tractor tires!

I SOOO know a little white mini who would do this in an instant! So can really see just how indignant she is!
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post #2 of 10 Old 08-10-2011, 08:10 PM
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Aw, poor pony. Tractor tires are dangerous things to have in the pasture, even for full sized horses.
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post #3 of 10 Old 08-10-2011, 09:38 PM
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Geez! Another proof that horses can be so dumb one can't even think about (and injure self in matter of secs). I'm glad the horse wasn't hurt!

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post #4 of 10 Old 08-10-2011, 09:42 PM
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Poor pony!
Doesn't help that I have 2 ads for tractors/tractor tires now D:
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post #5 of 10 Old 08-10-2011, 10:55 PM
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I was like o.O How'd that pony get in there! lol

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post #6 of 10 Old 12-15-2011, 08:52 PM
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just getting the last morsal of hay LOL
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Gotta love them, they'll turn anything into a self destruct weapon.
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post #8 of 10 Old 12-15-2011, 08:59 PM
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Horses can get themselves into quite some scrapes....

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post #9 of 10 Old 12-16-2011, 12:00 AM
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I've seen a nearly identical photo to the one in the OP...only the horse was dead, after suffocating.

And here's a third, that was injured but did not die:

And two more, with tragic outcomes:

It's really no laughing matter. Tire feeders kill horses, and it's not like it's that rare of a freak occurence.
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post #10 of 10 Old 12-16-2011, 01:06 AM
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Guess we need to find a new way to recycle tractor tires... Nothing is horse/accident proof. I personally would be in a bit of a panic if I went out and found a horse like this. Not a painless way to go for a horse, and they once again prove that nothing is impossible :(
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