The day to day life at Stolen Horse International is often sad and worrisome to the volunteers and our supporters. Occasionally we like to lighten up the mood and jump pun intended to something entirely new and different. Sometimes this is something funny.
The couple appeared to spend their weekend in touch with nature as they pressed their heads against animals on the farm. We gratefully spent the Spring Equinox in the ultimate organic attire My amaazing wife nicolarobinsonevans captured this precious moment today as Zorro was chilling under the trees, while his big bro Olly stood guard," Evans wrote on Instagram.
The man injured in a naked horse ride in Co Down last week has revealed he was conducting a ritual in memory of his dead father. Tomas Finnegan, 53, said that he was carrying out an act of remembrance when he fell in a field near Castlewellan Forest Park, breaking his arm and dislocating his shoulder. Tomas, who works as an artist, suffered a badly broken arm and a dislocated shoulder and had to be rescued by the police and ambulance service after his June 24 adventure.
As the story goes, Godiva was troubled by the crippling taxes Leofric had levied on the citizens of Coventry. After she repeatedly asked him to lessen the burden, Leofric quipped that he would lower taxes only if she rode naked on horseback through the center of town. Determined to help the public, Godiva stripped off her clothes, climbed on her horse and galloped through the market square with only her long flowing hair to cover herself.
It is marked by the famous statue in the centre of Coventry. Today marks the th anniversary of Lady Godiva's famous naked horse ride through the streets of Coventry. The legend is known across the country - and has a special place in the hearts of people from Coventry.
These are external links and will open in a new window. The co-owner of a County Down equestrian centre has described finding a naked and injured would-be horse rider as "a new one" in the centre's 50 years of business. The unsuccessful attempt at a naked nocturnal horse ride happened last Wednesday in Castlewellan.
The name "Peeping Tom" for a voyeur originates from later versions of this legend in which a man named Thomas watched her ride and was struck blind or dead. Godiva was the wife of LeofricEarl of Mercia. They had nine children, one son was Aelfgar.
By Sarah Barns For Mailonline. Brazen animal lovers have posed naked on their steeds in a bid to get motorists to slow down when driving near horses. Lauren de Gruchy, 19, decided to launch the Slow Down For My Horse campaign because her trusty steed Starlight was repeatedly being startled by speeding cars. Animal lovers have posted nude and nearly-naked selfies onto the Slow Down For My Horse Facebook page in a bid to get motorists to slow down.
Diamonds may be a girl's best friend, but most ladies won't turn up their noses at a gift of exquisite chocolates. If you're on the receiving end of a diamond or a chocolate-raspberry truffle, a mere glimpse of a certain blue box or gold foil parcel is enough to pique excitement. Of course, we're referring to the mother lodes of jewels and confections: Tiffany and Godiva.
SmootherStats Website statistics. We are proud members of the "family" of the world's leading proponents of Natural hoof Care and Rehabilitation through the 3 steps to Soundness, by trimming the hooves how they would in their natural environment. We use our trim and the healing power of nature to return horses to soundness over time.