California “Easy Fire” horses and emergency preparation tips

Stephanie Nagler, right, helps evacuate horses from the Sullivan Canyon Equestrian Community in Brentwood on Tuesday.(Mel Melcon / Los Angeles Times)

Not All Heroes Wear Capes A touching video captures the moment a brave horse galloped back into a roadside area overcome by thick smoke — despite rescuers’ attempts to corral him — to bring two other horses to safety as the Easy Fire raged in Ventura County. “From the #EasyFire in Simi Valley — this… Continue reading California “Easy Fire” horses and emergency preparation tips

Veteran’s Day and a Very Special Horse

Korean War Veteran, Sgt Reckless.

Veterans Day originated as “Armistice Day” on Nov. 11, 1919, the first anniversary of the end of World War I. Congress passed a resolution in 1926 for an annual observance, and Nov. 11 became a national holiday beginning in 1938. Veterans Day is not to be confused with Memorial Day–a common misunderstanding, according to the… Continue reading Veteran’s Day and a Very Special Horse