Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Would you do this?
A few days ago while I was a work (I work in a restaurant), I watched a truck and horse trailer with at least 3 horses inside pull up and park. The couple came inside and had lunch and sat there for at least an hour. They didn't check the horses once. This struck me as... odd. I mean, I haven't yet pulled a horse trailer so maybe I'm just crazy but it seemed irresponsible to me (and rude, poor horses didn't get a nice lunch and rest from their travels). So, I have to ask - in your opinion, is this fine?
Every time I've gone on road trips and had a dog with me, when we stop for lunch we have some form of fast food and usually eat it in the car and take the dog for a walk, let it have a drink etc. Obviously I wouldn't expect them to take the horses out for a stroll around the busy parking lot, but they didn't even check on them once!
So someone please, ease my troubled mind!