Friday, October 18, 2013

Cowboy Wisdom -- Good-Bye Old Pal

This morning when I turned Sunup out he staggered and almost fell. I thought maybe he had had a stroke, but the vet discovered a broken tendon that holds his right hip in place. 

Horses are luckier than people... Sunup won't have to suffer with a steel rod in his leg. 

Instead he's grazing on tall, sweet grass and cool clear water in horse heaven. 

Sunup, American Quarter Horse, Palomino... about 1983 -- 18 October 2013

Vaya con Dios old pal.

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