No Need to Call Twice

It must be a Clydesdale thing. You only need to call them once for dinner. Given how Zelda makes the earth shake under her feet — and there’s only one of her, and she’s only half Clyde — it must feel like an earthquake when these ladies come running! Advertisements

Read More

2013 Budweiser Superbowl Commercial

So, now you don’t have to wait for the game to watch the best part — the new Budweiser commercial featuring the Clydesdales. Just a warning, get your tissues out before you watch! This is one of the best ads they had in awhile — certainly much better than the one they had last year. […]

Read More

Sneak preview of the Budweiser Super Bowl Commercial

Okay, ‘fess up. You only watch the Super Bowl for the commercials, right? Well here’s a sneak preview of the one I know you’ve been waiting for — the Budweiser Clydesdales “Friends and Fences.” Enjoy!

Read More

The battle rages on for the largest horse.

Looking at this photo of Poe standing next to his owner, it’s easy to imagine that he’s the tallest horse in the world. Standing at 20.2 hands (6’10”), he towers over his diminutive owner Shereen Thompson, who is only 5’3″. With his head up, he is about 10′ tall. Thompson, who lives in Canada, found […]

Read More

Supersize That! Big, Biggest and Even Bigger

I got a comment earlier this week about my post Big, Bigger, Biggest. It seems that the record for the world’s tallest horse is a moving target — and right now that target is in Texas. Remington of Riverbend #M17523,  a 12 year old Clydesdale is somewhere over 20 hands. According to his trainer and […]

Read More

Is Your Horse Preparing for his Next Big Job?

Yet another great commercial from Budweiser. This video makes me think of Freedom, my TB. Freedom was always my spare horse . . . the horse that I thought would eventually become my hunt horse. I had him in training and was slowly asking him to do more. When Kroni died this fall, he got […]

Read More