Friday, August 30, 2013

CAMERA CRITTERS

Today we drove from Yellowstone National Park to The Grand Teton National Park.  After dropping off our bags at the hotel we went for a ride to explore the surrounding area, and came across these beautiful horses.  
  

Four young ladies had gotten out of a car at the parking spot we stopped at, and we noticed that a horse was following the girls as they walked along the fence, actually trying to touch them gently with his nose.  At first just one horse, and then another joined him.  





A very interesting thing happened after the girls left.  They started to play, running at a fast trot and kicking their heels at each other briefly, and then this.


After nuzzling each other for a minute or so....



they walked slowly back to their herd.



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17 comments:

  1. quite an interesting fence! pretty horses.

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  2. Try a trail ride while you are enjoying this country. I love riding, even an easy one.

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  3. How lovely. And TexWisGirl is right about the fence...

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  4. Beautiful horses, Denise! It's so sweet to see two of them nuzzling each other, too. :)

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  5. I just loooove horses and have had the privilege of riding a few here in Hawaii.

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  6. Beautiful animals and great shots.

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  7. The horses are beautiful, Denise! What a nice story. The horse must have thought he/she knew the girls. Awesome photos. I loved the Tetons! Have a great day!

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  8. ...great rural shots and your header is fantastic Denise

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  9. There's little more rewarding than watching Nature.

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  10. I love to see happy horses.
    Jane x
    Your header is incredibly beautiful,imagine that being your view!

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  11. I think horses are delightful so thank you for sharing these beautiful photographs with us.

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  12. What fun to read your observations of the horses, Denise. I guess they were a very playful couple of horses.

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  13. Beautiful horses! I've enjoyed following your travels.

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  14. Beautiful photos of the horses, what a great time you must have there! I am dreaming to visit the Yellowstone Park one day.

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