In 2014, Horse&Rider sat down with Kelly Lear to hear the story of how she turned the fearful grade yearling her mom bought for $350 into a multiple world champion. What we didn’t know then was that Kelly would still be winning world championships with the now 27-year-old horse, Singin Saddie Sue.
While on her way to the Pinto World Championship, Vannah Paulson’s dream of competing at her first world show came to an end after her horse suffered a devastating injury. With the help from friends, family, and even strangers, Vannah was still able to make her dream come true—even if it looked a little different than originally planned.
Did horses have pinto coloring and other white markings from the beginning? Or were white markings a result of domestication? Check our Just-for-Fun Trivia question.