What happens to the horses that serve the Queen when they are older and no longer engaged in active ceremonial duties? I learned recently that they are retired to the Horse Trust. The thing that really peaked my interest was that I had met one of the recently retired Windsor Grey mares. Her name is…
Women are forming their own equine welfare groups.
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When my friend Winston is on guard duty at Horse Guards, he will leave the Knightsbridge Barracks with the other Cavalry Blacks at 10:30 am. They walk through Hyde Park, past Buckingham Palace, up the Mall and turn into the Horse Guards Parade for the Changing of the Horse Guards. On…
He claimed they were made from the melted down statue!
They were considered the best in the land.
What country has the third largest population of horses , donkeys and mules in the world? A total of nine million. Nine Million equines and 105 million humans. This is Ethiopia. In 2016 24% of the population lived below the international poverty line. But this was a decrease from 30% in 2011. Most of the…
“We fight for independence!”
Six Word Saturday.
They were stallions war horses, fit for kings
The Tower at night…after all the tourists have gone!
Was it dragon or a horse?
The bits could cause serious injury if improperly used.