Classic Meg Rewind: Veteran’s Day November 12, 2008

Veterans, we salute you!

On behalf of grateful humans everywhere, thank you. [Holding salute]

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Welcome 2…NovembEar?

“Dear Cute Overload, maybe you can make a NovembEar month, similar to the popular ‘Tocktober. All the best, Torito.”

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NovembEar, eh? We’re gonna give that some thought, Mr. T. Thanks!

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Cute ‘Tocks

Cute ‘tocks, CO cute ‘tocks. What kind of ‘tocks are CO cute ‘tocks?
Big ‘tocks,

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Little ‘tocks,

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‘Tocks who climb on rocks!

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Goat ‘tocks,

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Matchingks ‘tocks,

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Even ‘tocks like chicken ‘tocks.

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Oh cute ‘tocks,

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CO cute ‘tocks,

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The ‘tocks peeps love to bite?! (pops in mouf)

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Credits in the hovertexts!

Do Not Try This At Home, even if it IS ‘Tocktober!

Wonderful ‘tock shot, but whoa, just whoa. Isn’t there a rule about not standing behind a horse? Kinda makes ya nervous just looking at it. And check out that stink eye!

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“Dear Cuteoverload, here is Furiol’s ass, an elegant and nice and strong Spanish horse’s one, from somewhere in the high Pyrenees a month or so ago. Tock and tack in one pic!” -Bogi

Yippee Yi Hee Haw

Thank you! And I’m gonna dedicate my next hee-haw to, all the mules I’ve known before…

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“This photo was taken during a Yosemite National Park saddle trip, at Vogelsang High Sierra Camp. Henry the Mule here is being a darn tootin’ goof, if you ask me.” -Andrea S. Hat c/o of Cowboy K-Bar.

Time 4 A Lil’ Horsin’ Around

Cuteporter Vanessa checkin’ in again from The Great White North. “I recently discovered York Region, Ontario’s only Equine Rescue – “Segunda Vida” (Latin for Second Life.)”

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“They are a working farm and boarding facility..”

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“..which pays for a good portion of the rescue, but they are always in need of funds & would also welcome new volunteers.”

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“Is there anything better than helping out rescued horses?”

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“I didn’t think so.”

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Photos by Vanessa Sarges.

Time To Hit The Hay

Remember that old expression? Does anyone say that anymore? I have no idea why it popped into my head just now.

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“This is Stjarni (STYAR-nee), an Icelandic Horse, having a nice roll after riding. Stjarni and his owner Vicka C. hang out in North Reading, MA.” -Lise B.

Patience, Young Grass Hopper

“Quickly as you can, snatch the towel from my mouf.”


Fave Frame:

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Rosie playing with rescued Nurse Mare Foal, via YouTube

Now, a Scene From Sunnyside Stables’ Production of Annie Get Your Gun

“Any fence you can jump, I can jump higher, I can jump any fence higher than you!” “Neigh, you can’t!” “Yes, I can!” “Neigh, you can’t!” “Yes, I can!”


Police patrol horse Baby E via Courtney “Coco” Mault.

Welcome to Graceland Stables

Where even the horses cultivate an authentic Elvis sneer.


Via aaronmcintyre.

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