Anyone who visits our farm and meets the horses is always struck by the majesty of Yukon, Matt’s gelding, who is a Friesian cross (the cross is Thoroughbred and Hanoverian).
I mean, just look at him.
But Yukon didn’t always look this gorgeous. Here he is the day we met him, when we just stopped by to look at him as a prospect for a friend and ended up adopting him ourselves. Here’s the video that Matt shot that day:
And here he is this past summer at the county fair, with a young rider showing him in an obstacle class:
Now Yukon is 11, and is a calm and trusted partner.