Female (mare) warmblood horse,
Describe animal’s personality
Cheeky, loves attention on her terms, leader but also nervous.
What’s your favorite food?
What do you typically eat?
Hay, grass, Pony nuts, Calm & Condition (wet feed).
What color is your food bowl?
What’s your favorite treat?
Bananas, though I'm not allowed to have them anymore.
What color is your best toy?
What does your bed look like?
Rubber matting and 'Bedwell' — finely chopped rapeseed straw which is more similar to shavings than straw — light colour and fine.
Where do you sleep?
I have my own stable at a livery yard.
Are there other animals at home?
At the livery yard there are lots of other animals.
What species are they?
Over 150 horses, goats, sheep, cattle, dogs, cats. My neighbours, though, are a large shire horse and a smaller pony.
What color are they?
The Shire is brown and the pony is white (starting to go spotty with age).
What do you call them?
The Shire is called Major and the pony is Millie.
How do you feel about them?
I pretend I don't like them when there's people around but when we're on our own we get on well.
Who are your favorite human friends?
Jonathan, Emma, and Jen.
What do they look like?
Who are your favorite animal friends?
Lola — more of an "underling" than a friend though; I'm showing her the ropes.
What do they look like?
Big bay warmblood with a bit of white to one fetlock.
What’s the name of the human who feeds you?
What does this human look like?
Usually covered in mud and horsehair — mine... always has a pocket full of treats so I can't say anything bad about him :p.
When is your scheduled mealtime?
Usually around 4.30 pm, though if it's nice weather (or he's too busy) I stay in the field a bit longer and have my tea around 6:00.
Do you have a mate?
Do you have children?
Have you ever been in love?
What do you do for fun?
Wallow in mud, chase the other girls around the field then run away and tell everyone they were chasing me!
What’s your favorite activity?
I love going for a walk on the beach (in hand).
Where’s your favorite place to be?
With my herd — human or horsey.
Where is your favorite place to walk/go?
I like the beach and the woods, though not in the dark (anymore).
Have you ever had an injury?
Yes, lots, though mostly minor.
Have you ever had surgery?
Not surgery, but stitches to cuts/wounds.
Do you like riding in the car?
I get to ride in my friend's horsebox darling... my own personal taxi!
What scares you?
Rugs when in the field (ok in stable), the dark when away from home (due to an incident), being away from my herd.
How did you do at the Q&As? If not as well as you hoped, read this.
Why am I too scared to wear rugs in the field?
What happened when I was young (before my current home) which REALLY upset me? (it's still upsetting, so please be gentle around this topic)
I've lost 2 very good friends in the last couple of years. Are they ok?