Nothing is more fun than welcoming a new horse to the farm. We recently got to do just that with the arrival of Alex, also known as “Time Marches On.” Alex and his owners waited patiently for a long time for a spot to open up on the farm. Sadly we had to
Grazing in a paddock
Alex showed in the hunters and had the coveted job of being the first horse for his family. I say it is a coveted job because often when a horse does this particular job very well, and if they end up with the right family, they earn themselves a home for life. Alex was a star, initially as the first horse for their daughter, and later Mom took over the reins on Alex. I am told that he took great care of both of them, and as a result he became one of the lucky horses who had a forever home with a wonderful family.
Winston, Alex and Asterik
Ogie, Alex and Asterik