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Righty ho! We’ve seen Rapunzel and we’ve seen Farrah Fawcett, and now we raise you a Linus, the long-maned horse of Oregon!
Tagged as: Flashback Friday, Horses
Love the hovertext!!!
Man this was one awesome horse…those ‘locks rock!
Long, blonde, wavy, hair. Why do I have Twisted Sister stuck in my head?
quite interesting and unusual…for a one time gig!
The horse in the first picture doesn’t appear to be the same as the one in the other two. The blaze and socks are different.
Maybe that’s the father and Linus is the hair apparent.
You are very right!
Good catch! From reading the article that the images link to, it seems possible that the horse with the shorter socks is his son, Linus II.
Bet that’s a pain to mane-tain.
260Oakley is on fire. Sizzle sizzle!
Linus looks like he trotted out of a fairytale sketchbook.
When I was a kid, I used to draw my horses with manes and tales like this — I didn’t draw anything but horses then, or think about much else either.
So that’s what the guys did for fun back before electricity and the internet. I’m sure his wife and daughters loved him.
Or could be an ad for a new reality tv show. Hair Extensions Gone Wild in the Hicks.
♪♫Bad Girls Bad Girls wach ya gonna do when the hair comes for you♪♫.
I don’t have a photo to submit, but CO needs to get on this news about the new, rare horse TWINS born in Georgia! STAT!
Yes, the twin foals are unique and unusual, but the dam is in extremely poor (1-2) condition and the owners are under investigation by the local animal control. http://tiftongazette.com/local/x2055658108/Nationwide-concern-for-horse
Thank you for the info! And shame on them. I hope the horse family will be protected and in good care.
“Linus” is at least 2 horses-look at the markings.
Amy Swiney,you’re right about the mare’s condition-I nearly had a heart attack when I saw her! Hopefully the attention from the Net will get the mare and foals the food and care they need.
For some reason I’m reminded of the Lady Godiva myth… this horse is both the lady and her horse rolled up in one! Does this mean anyone who peeps at this horse as she canters through town is (peeping) Tom?
There is a painting at the Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown, NY that is believed to be Linus: http://folkartcooperstown.blogspot.com/2011/07/horse-with-longest-hair-in-world.html
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