So how exactly to find a suitable game for your kids? It really is a beautiful sight to see the young women on foot dancing Flamenco with their horses as their partners. The horse is directed and controlled by his rider who remains on foot. There is a wonderful interaction between horse and humans. Many people have heard of the term ‘Baroque’ when it comes to the Friesian horses, this refers to the more classical, stocky Friesian build. Typically Spanish looking heads with short ears, they have an extended, curved neckline and carry great definition. Body wise they are a powerful looking breed, with defined, toned bodies and relatively stunted legs with a low tail. I do agree with you that horses get a raw deal in today’s world. The number of abandoned horses is increasing as many owners find they cannot pay to keep them. It’s no way to treat one of our best animal friends. Paintings of horses in battle are familiar to almost everyone. They have been depicted in battles such as those waged by the ancient Greeks to the Crusades on up to the First World War. Horses have also been painted on other non-traditional medium, such as armor, banners, and others. This writer has worked with children and Arabians for over thirty years. Kossack, an Arab gelding, was the first of a long stream of Arabian and Half Arabian â€˜family’ horses in my barn. Kossack was ridden many hours on trails, he won many ribbons and trophies at weekend open shows, including the year he won NC State 4-H Championship in Trail Class, and he was an outstanding school horse. Our next Arabian star was a mare, Miramar. Broodmare, favorite lesson horse, show horse, trail riding horse-she’d done it all. Mira got presents at Christmas and on her birthday. Her young students drew pictures of her and see her in every “white” they see. She lived to be 36 years old. Barrel racing has come a long way when considering how much it has progressed over the years. It’s expected that it will become even more competitive as barrel horse trainer’s methods and barrel horse stud owner’s breeding programs continue to improve. Barrel racers are hard workers who never lose sight of their end goal. They don’t mind making sacrifices to ensure they are completely prepared to compete to the best of their ability. Because of the determination of the cowgirls of yesteryear, barrel racing is now a sport that stands out next to other sports dominated by males. Barrel Racing is definitely an event that today’s horseman will continue to enjoy for centuries to come. Another famous ancient Chinese horse painter was the Yuan (Mongol) dynasty scholar, calligrapher, painter, and rightful Song prince Zhao Mengfu (1254-1322). His paintings of horses were very colorful and striking, and depicted the horse in its natural environment with the person or people who rode it. Zhao’s paintings were beloved by both the ordinary Chinese citizens and the Mongol elite who ruled over China during the time.