Thumbalina Has a Job: She Cheers Up Children

Thumbalina, the world’s smallest horse, has an important job: she visits with 20,000 – 30,000 children every year, many of them in hospitals. In the video below, you can see how much the children at Children’s Hospital, in Oakland, California, appreciate her visit. She is so gentle with them! No wonder it is said that […]

Read More

Tiny Thumbalina Escapes from Ike’s Flooding

Thumbalina, the world’s smallest horse, had to be evacuated from her barn in the St. Louis areas when flooding occurred in the wake of Hurricane Ike. Within minutes, water from the flood was nearly 3 feet deep around their barn, with strong currents causing additional problems. Thumbalina’s owner, Mark Goessling reported it took him several […]

Read More