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post #1 of 11 Old 09-18-2011, 02:10 PM Thread Starter
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Horse and rider save boy from Grizzly!

Gutsy wrangler, huge horse save boy from charging grizzly - - Sept. 18, 2011

Absolutely amazing!
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post #2 of 11 Old 09-18-2011, 02:24 PM
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Insane!! How amazing that no one got hurt.
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post #3 of 11 Old 09-18-2011, 02:32 PM
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That's so amazing!
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post #4 of 11 Old 09-18-2011, 02:41 PM
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Wow, That is absolutely incredible.

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That is just flipping cool!

Cowgirl up!
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post #6 of 11 Old 09-18-2011, 04:54 PM
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Smart bear...don't mess with an 18 hand horse charging full speed at you. What an amazing story!
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post #7 of 11 Old 09-18-2011, 04:55 PM
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And do we notice that it was the draft cross that saved the day?

That is an awesome story.
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post #8 of 11 Old 09-18-2011, 05:00 PM
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Wowwwww! What an inspiring story. Angels must really, really exist, and for horses, too! I hope that little boy continues riding. I can't begin to imagine what the dad went through...
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post #9 of 11 Old 09-18-2011, 05:24 PM Thread Starter
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Now we know who would win in a face off between a draft cross and a bear. : p

The horse, of course!
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post #10 of 11 Old 10-16-2011, 11:10 PM
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Very cool!
Though I wish the writing wasn't so drama and long! :P
I was like "C"mon just tell me how it's going!!"
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