Friday, September 16, 2011

Fact Friday - Horses

Here are some interesting facts about horses (and cowboys).

Horses have 16 muscles in each ear allowing them to rotate their ears 180 degrees.

Horses are social animals.They get lonely if kept alone.

Fresh mowed grass can cause colic in horses.

It takes 9-12 months to re-grow an entire horse hoof.

A horse has two blind spots-directly in front and directly behind.

In the state of Arizona it is illegal for cowboys to walk through a hotel lobby wearing spurs.


Lauri said...

Interesting, indeed!

Paty Jager said...

Thanks, Lauri!