Memorial Day 2022

More than 8 million horses, mules and donkeys died in World War I alone. These rugged animals transported ammunition and supplies over landscapes that vehicles could not navigate. And they suffered the same fate as the human warriors, dying from shellfire, weather, chemical gas, or disease. First World War: 7,000 horses died in one day… Continue reading Memorial Day 2022

Texas Style Vegan BBQ

Vegan Texas BBQ by Brand New Vegan

by Chuck Underwood | Brand New Vegan Chuck Underwood writes: "Having lived in the Pacific Northwest for the last 15 years or so, I have missed a good BBQ Sandwich immensely.  Until yesterday that is when I opened up the fridge and spied a carton of …. Mushrooms." You don't have to be from Texas to enjoy… Continue reading Texas Style Vegan BBQ

Remembering the War Horses

Originally known as Decoration Day, Memorial Day originated in the years following the Civil War and became an official federal holiday in 1971. Here are some of the way horses have been used in wars and conflicts. Millions upon millions have died for it. They didn't give their lives. The lives were taken. American Civil… Continue reading Remembering the War Horses

Memorial Day — Remembering War Horses in pictures

Sgt. Reckless. Source: http://humanevents.com/2014/07/30/sgt-reckless/.

MEMORIAL DAY — Millions, yes millions, of horses have died in human wars. Their lives were taken, not given. We have written about horses on Memorial Day. Talked about one of the most famous U.S, war horses, the wonder mare Sgt. Reckless. This year we thought we would pay a silent tribute in pictures. https://www.pinterest.com/horsefund/war-horses/ FEATURED… Continue reading Memorial Day — Remembering War Horses in pictures

Departed champions will be honored Memorial Day at Old Friends Equine

Source: Press Release This Memorial Day, Old Friends will pay tribute to some special Thoroughbred champions. On May 31, Old Friends, the Thoroughbred retirement facility in Georgetown, Ky., will have a commemorative service for eight retirees that have passed away in the last year. Honored will be Calder Race Course Hall of Famer Flying Pigeon,… Continue reading Departed champions will be honored Memorial Day at Old Friends Equine