We all love seeing a happy horse – it has an amazing ability to cheer you up and put a spring into your step.
So here’s a collection of 10 very happy, very smiley horses:
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Retired Military Funeral Horse Looks for New Home
Quincy, a beautiful 11 year old quarter horse, was highly trained for a very specific role in the US military.
It was his job to pull the coffins of deceased soldiers.
There was no rider, Quincy, along with another horse, were trained to pull the coffin alone. The horses that performed this task were part of the Caisson Platoon.
But after a life of honourable service, he developed lameness in his front feet and had to retire.
He was known to be ‘loving and enthusiastic towards visitors and especially children,’ and there were concerns that Quincy would miss the work he had spent his life doing.
The vetting process was intense, with an expert level of knowledge in horse welfare required by the adopter.
Quincy has since found a new home and can live the rest of his days in leisure.
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The 5 Most Impressive Office Buildings In The World
We spend a huge portion of our lives in office buildings. But how often do we notice what they are like and what they could be like?
Below are some of the world’s greatest office buildings.
The Aldar HQ, United Arab Emirates.
‘The Bow’ – A Canadian office tower built by a petroleum company.
The Chrysler building, New York.
An office tower built in Moscow for a petroleum company. The owner plans on tearing this down and replacing it with a flame shaped building.
The Hearst Building, in New York – a leader in environmentally friendly building.
The offices of a shipping company in France, made to look like a ship moving through water.
‘The Shard’ is the tallest building in the UK.
‘The Gherkin’ is a notorious office building in London.
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