When it comes to Turkey Day for many people the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is nearly as important as the bird, friends and family, and football. Well, maybe not football. At any rate, this year marks the 90th anniversary of the iconic parade and there is a huge history with animals and the parade right from the start. Chances are that this event will be a part of your holiday.
Thanks to the advertising for Budweiser beer the Clydesdale horse has become somewhat synonymous with Christmas as they dash through the snow to deliver a wagon load of Christmas trees for the holidays. Remember this iconic horse breed fondly with this gorgeous Clydesdale Blown Glass Ornament.
Sergeant Reckless was a hero, a horse and perhaps most important of all, a loyal marine. Read on for more about this amazing and almost forgotten equine who courageously served in the Korean War and saved the lives of many of her fellow marines.
They once rocked generations of city kids for a quarter a pop but thanks to artist Lisa Brawn, a small herd of retired, rescued and refurbished mechanical horses now gently rocks the wind-swept Alberta prairie.