It was time for the local Halloween show… and the culmination of the year for my OTTB Mulligan. This was his final exam of Season 1, Learning to be a Hunter 101. Gracious thanks to the staff of the Let’s Show Halloween Show and the Murieta Equestrian Center. Mulligan had lots to say about this adventure.
“Upon entering we encounter another horse pulling something I have never seen…”
“…and creatures ready to pounce…”
“…these aren’t my Grandmother’s insects!”
“The largest warmblood on earth!”
“A rider who didn’t tighten the girth?”
“You want me go to by THIS?”
“Once my eyeballs popped back into my head, I could focus on the jumps. I came home with a good experience under my girth, but there’s no place like home.”