Horses of September 11th

Horse Soldier Sgt Bart Decker Afghanistan. Image from sgtmacsbar.com.

Horses have always played an integral part in the history of the United States. Following the terrorist attack in downtown Manhattan on September 11, 2001, horses have contributed so much, from healing those left behind on the homefront to carrying our courageous soldiers on the battlefront. Here are introductions to two stories, related racehorse trivia… Continue reading Horses of September 11th

Horses help protect Sept 11th Memorial

Written by TOM HAYS Associated Press NEW YORK - Few New Yorkers noticed earlier this summer when a dozen police horses boarded in a stable in lower Manhattan were loaded into trailers and moved uptown. The New York Police Department relocated the horses to build a temporary staging area for 220 officers newly assigned to… Continue reading Horses help protect Sept 11th Memorial