Wild Mustangs find a home

Thu
05
Sep
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Wild Mustangs find a home

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Sabrina Hill and Blake Orth will compete at the Kansas State Fair with their Mustangs next week. The competition is part of the fair’s annual Mustang Challenge. The rural Washington siblings will keep their Mustangs after the competition.

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Sabrina and Mustang Ky have been perfecting tricks the past few weeks. Ky will walk up porch steps.

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Blake and Mustang Caliber are also working on tricks. Caliber will lay down and roll over.

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In addition to halter and trail classes at the State Fair, part of the Mustang Challenge includes showcasing tricks the Mustangs have learned. Mustang Ky likes to do tricks for treats, including smiling.

Photos by CYNTHIA SCHEER / WCN

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Sabrina’s Mustang, Ky, is a trick horse, the family said, adding that she will do just about anything for treats, including shaking hands, above, and putting her head between her legs, left.

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Sabrina said she plans to break her Mustang to ride. She and the horse will then “ride everywhere,” she said.

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