WARHorses’ mission is to provide our readers with INFORMATION, INSPIRATION and a few LAUGHS. We hope you enjoy this page, our FUN PAGE, home to our “lighter” posts, cartoons and contests. 

January 2018 Caption Contest

Congratulations Caption Contest Winner Jacquie Thomson Deborah won a 3 "Proud to be a WARHorse" Lapel Pins

Take WARHorses’ DRIVING QUIZ!

More quizzes and contests? You asked for it and you are going to get it. In 2018, WARHorses will challenging your equestrian knowledge with more fun quizzes and contests. In our recent WARHorses poll, we [...]

Bolting Horses Stopped in Their Tracks

Today’s installment of WARHorses “History’s Horses” regales courageous actions set against the classic 20th century confrontation – horse versus automobile. Harvard Street, 1910 RESCUE THREE IN MOTOR CAR CHASE OF RUNAWAY PAIR. Mrs. [...]

December Caption Contest

Congratulations Caption Contest Winner Deborah Walker Deborah won a 3-Pack "Proud to be a WARHorse" Vinyl Decal!

Horse Thief Snookers Penal System

Today’s installment of WARHorses “History’s Horses” has less to do with horses and more about the person accused of stealing them. SENSATION IN PENITENTIARY - HER SEX REVEALED WOMAN CONVICT ESCAPES DETECTION ONE YEAR. “Burt” [...]

October Caption Contest

Congratulations Caption Contest Winner Gwen Lensen Krienke Gwen won a Proud to be a WARHorse decal!

Don’t Drink and Drive

This latest installment of WARHorses "History's Horses" reports the unfortunate result of drunk driving 160 years ago. The post is tragic but the writing style, judgemental and flourished, is a delight.  Illustration: Samuel Chamberlain [...]

September Caption Contest

Congratulations Caption Contest Winner Anne Mette Holm Halvorsen! Anne won a 3-pack of our Proud to be a WARHorse decals! Thank you RideBoldly.com for sponsoring our contest! Ride Boldly creates custom, quality riding tights in [...]

Finders No Keepers

SEP 22, 1911, BOWBELLS, ND: Taken up at my place last week, seven miles north and four miles east of Bowbells, one old brown horse with halter on and lump on front right knee, [...]

Please, Please, Please

Dear Appy, I have a boss mare. She is a tiny thing who rules the other horses with an iron fist. She's always great with me, good ground manners, obliging for grooming, loves a bath [...]

Jessie Wilson Hurt, Thrown by Horse

WARHorses’ series “History’s Horses” takes a Presidential tone today with this vintage news report of an afternoon hack gone wrong. President's Daughter Found Unconscious by Roadside - Fiance Had Ridden Ahead. Jessie Wilson Sayre [...]

“Mourning at the Dixon Home”

The latest installment of our WARHorse series “History's Horses” posts of vintage newspaper clippings covering on all things horse. Topically some articles are titillating perhaps even a bit gruesome given modern journalism standards. However, while [...]

Two Left Feet and Unrequited Love

Dear Appy: I also have a blog that I write trying to better understand my lil short person!  I am so glad I am not alone. My problem is that she doesn't seem to enjoy [...]

July 2017 Caption Contest

Congratulations Caption Contest Winner Nanine de'Onofrio Nanine won our new Proud to be a WARHorse Lapel Pin! Thank you RideBoldly.com for sponsoring our contest! Ride Boldly creates custom, quality riding tights in fun, flattering styles [...]

Getting to Know You

Dear Appy:  I got in a lot of hot water recently when I smarted off to my new person. You know that feeling you get from standing in one place for too long? Well, [...]

“Exciting Runaway”

Down Eutaw Place to Dolphin Street--Two Men Injured. Mr. John W. Horner, 2034 Eutaw Place, was thrown down and run over yesterday by a runaway horse attached to a buggy. His left shoulder was dislocated [...]