Thursday, December 20, 2012

Being Helpful... Or Not

Flash is the alpha horse of the herd.  He's such a studly, good looking guy.  Always cutting a dapper picture, drawing admiring sighs from the girls.

Or not.  Nobody enjoys a nap like Flash; muddy naps, sandy naps, sunny or cloudy naps.  He's an equal opportunity napper.  And it shows.

He got annoyed with me because I was taking pictures of Jackson for my post yesterday.  I was supposed to be mucking and then getting him his hay.  While I took pictures, he fiddled with my muck rake.

Knock it off, Flash  I said.  I kept taking pictures.  He picked up the cart by the handle and tried to dump it.

I put away the camera, finished picking up poop, and got him his hay.  Sheesh.

8 comments:

  1. lol he's secure in his own horseness that's for sure.

    Poor Flash- good help is so hard to find.

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  2. So familiar with that scenario!

    Val will grab the iphone case out of my pocket threatening to chomp it if my communication needs delay putting the chow out. ;D

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  3. Flash is a good communicator! I don't envy your mud, and don't think you're going to like our snow. Hope you and Brett are well.

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  4. There is a reason that he was named "Jody's Lucky Devil". He would do well at a mud spa.

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  5. Because I didn't grow up with anything but "ranch" horses I am always amazed at the personalities that really do come out in them. Flash makes me laugh!

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  6. He was just trying to help!! If he had opposable thumbs he'd pick up the poop and push the barrow himself ;)

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