Girls and Horses Blog Archive on October 11, 2009, 8:00

by Carolina Cowgirl, age 12

I know you. You’re horse crazy and proud of it. Horses fill your head and heart in every way, but why? Why do we love horses so much? What is it with girls and horses?

First of all, why wouldn’t we love these gentle giants? They have the most wonderful eyes, as if they are polished black diamonds. Their silky tail swishes back and forth like a swing on an apple tree. Their legs and muscles flex as they run. Horses are beautiful creatures; perhaps that is why we love horses so much.

But, maybe that’s not all. What if it’s