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post #11 of 23 Old 03-01-2012, 11:33 AM
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post #12 of 23 Old 03-01-2012, 02:13 PM
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That's incredible. He's adorable, too! I'm glad he seems to be enjoying his retirement. He looks like a sweetheart.

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post #13 of 23 Old 03-01-2012, 02:32 PM
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LOL, they need a better editor. Not only is he a stallion/gelding/nag, but his health is in good health .

That is an incredible story and even if he wasn't really 51, he is clearly very old and is evident by the gray on his face. Amazing that he is still in such good shape at that age.
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post #14 of 23 Old 03-01-2012, 04:58 PM
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Mango- we're in the process of it :P they wanted us to go through snail mail so it's taking a while. It would truely be amazing to see her registered again though!

I highly doubt that she'll make it more than another year or two, as her health is beginning to deteriorate, but still. She's very likely one of the oldest if not the oldest living mare right now. You don't hear about 40-50 year old mares half as often as you do geldings.

I wonder what Shayne's story is. Imagine how much a horse that age could of gone through...he's far older than most of our forums members!

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post #15 of 23 Old 03-01-2012, 05:02 PM
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Wow he's looking sooo good! I'm sure he was quite beautiful when he was young!

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post #16 of 23 Old 03-01-2012, 05:08 PM
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I'm confused, they said the oldest horse ever lived to 62? I'm guessing it couldn't be verified or isn't counted by Guinness? I'm guessing he might have some Friesian in him?

There must be something in the water over there! I was proud of getting Rooster to 28, but he had more ailments than 5 horses combined!

Your mare is truly a miracle Endiku! Hope she lasts forever!

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post #17 of 23 Old 03-01-2012, 05:15 PM
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FG, that's what I was thinking, about the water there!

Makes my "old" girl, T, look like a spring chicken at 24!
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post #18 of 23 Old 03-01-2012, 05:34 PM
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Thats class..I wonder what 51 would be in our years??

My friends cousin has a 12.2h highland type thats 40yr's old called santa lol (theyv breeding papers to prove his age) you'd swear he was a 3yr old when you see him bucking and galloping in the field with the foals
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post #19 of 23 Old 03-01-2012, 06:24 PM
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He looks amazing! Pretty intreresting about the dog, too. Maybe they should bottle some of the water,hmm?
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post #20 of 23 Old 03-01-2012, 08:31 PM
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Wow my friend had a paint mare that was 43, but then she sold her about five years ago. She used to use her for barrels, but then got into trail riding. I wonder if she's still alive.
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