Horses and History

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Another way to think about Herd Membership 

Thursday, November 11, 2010 5:33:33 PM

Do your part for America's horses and Join the Herd!

Join the Herd - For America's Horses

My math is not perfect... Here's the real math (according to a massive survey conducted in 2005 conducted by Deloitte, on behalf of the American Horse Council and the Unwanted Horse Coalition):

(2005 data): 

9.2 million horses, directly accounting for $39 billion annually = $4240 per year per horse = $353 per month.  (My numbers I was talking about off the cuff are essentially the same.)

$10 / month is your share of caring for America's horses!

The Harness of Routine 

Saturday, November 06, 2010 12:07:00 PM

"Growing old was not so bad after all."

Marguerite Henry's 1951 short story from The Album of Horses on Charley the retired work horse.

The Harness of Routine - Podcast Episode 1

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