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August 23, 2011

Horse Days 2011 – Loving the Draft Horses

We spent Saturday at Horse Days at the Boone County Fairgrounds in northern Illinois. Unfortunately, it rained hard for a solid hour and delayed/canceled a lot of the events we wanted to see. But we were still able to enjoy a few dog demonstrations, some equine-soccer demos, and my favorite part, admire the beautiful draft horses.

Me With Draft Horse at Horse Days 2011

Me With Draft Horse at Horse Days 2011

Draft Horse at Horse Days 2011

Draft Horse at Horse Days 2011

Draft Horse at Horse Days 2011

Draft Horse at Horse Days 2011

How can you not fall in love with a sweet face like this?
Draft Horse at Horse Days 2011

Some day we hope to get a draft horse to befriend Teddy but he most likely will be a bit smaller!

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  1. Equine Abby says:

    Beautiful horses.

    Posted on: September 6, 2011 @ 10:18 pm

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