Cast of Critters
HORSES – Home
Rodney. 17.1h, bay Thoroughbred gelding, b.1999. Never raced. Joined our menagerie in 2010. [Our Story So Far]
Milton. 16.1h, gray, off-the-track Canadian Thoroughbred gelding. b. 2008. Arrived 2014.
Mathilda. 15h 2″ QH-cross mare, born 1984/menagerie 1991. Mama was a Quarter Horse. Daddy was anybody’s guess. Husband horse. Crossed the rainbow bridge in May of 2014. She was 30 years old, 23 of them spent with us. She lives on in the first 2 1/2 years of the blog.
Caesar, aka Previous Horse – 16h, bay, Thoroughbred gelding, b. 1983. Bought at age 6 off the track. Showed Adult Jumpers. Died peacefully at home in 2009 at the age of 26. [In Defense of Caesar]
HORSES Stepping Stone Farm
Photos used with permission. Lyricc by Kate Bushman. Bliss & Jewel by Angie DePuydt.
Lady. German Shepherd, born ~2008/menagerie 2011.
Dash. Basset Hound, born/menagerie 2012. From Tait’s Bassets.
Rhyme & Reason. Siamese(ish), born/menagerie 2012.
I had planned on two kittens, to be named Rhyme and Reason after the princesses in The Phantom Tollboth. However, it was a litter of three. I couldn’t leave one behind.
Blue. Dom. Shorthair, born/menagerie 2013.