The Perfect Horse

Mustang Diaries Archive on December 9, 2008, 1:15

Steve Holt! is mustang #11 to come through my paddock gates, and I'm thinking he's the best yet.

I always wished I could blend a little bit of Jet with a little bit of Sandy and create the perfect horse. As I stood outside in the mud this afternoon coaxing Steve Holt! that I wasn't going to have him for an afternoon snack, it occurred to me that this just might be that horse.

Where Sandy had been snorty and Jet had been in our faces, Steve Holt! is cautious, but curious. He doesn't snort, panic, attempt to bite or do a lopsided Spanish Walk. Neither does he