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post #1 of 7 Old 09-17-2013, 11:22 PM Thread Starter
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New Member of the Family

Recently my wife fell in love with a mare that our BO inherited after her boarder abandoned her for back board. We knew the previous owner and know some of her history and she was previously a hunting and pack horse and his kids rode her quite often. She is between 10-12 years old and is very sweet and very calm and quiet.

Surprisingly our BO gifted her to my wife and so she became a new member of our family. We are now a 4 horse clan! She is a little rusty but she obviously had some good training at some point and won't take much to get into good shape. She is a little fat (not bad going into the winter) and just needs some time but she will come around just fine.

So, meet Juno. She is a grade tobiano pinto mare about 15 hands high and very stout. She will make a great mountain horse! I think her and my wife will get along great!

Cheers!
Les
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post #2 of 7 Old 09-17-2013, 11:48 PM
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She's beautiful, congrats!!

Being horseless is the pits!!
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post #3 of 7 Old 09-17-2013, 11:58 PM
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I like her!
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post #4 of 7 Old 09-17-2013, 11:59 PM
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I love her! What a gorgeous girl!!
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post #5 of 7 Old 09-18-2013, 12:34 AM
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lovely horse
congratulations to you and your wife

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post #6 of 7 Old 09-18-2013, 08:51 AM
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I like it when good things happen to good people-enjoy the new horse!
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post #7 of 7 Old 09-18-2013, 08:52 AM
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awww... she is beautiful!

To see the wind's power, the rain's cleansing and the sun's radiant life, one need only to look at the horse."
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