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Vets 'Thrilled' About Barbaro's Progress (Today's Update)
wcbstv.com ^ | 8/23/06 | unknown

Posted on 08/23/2006 2:24:34 PM PDT by beyond the sea

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"He's a fighter, and has done his best to buck those odds."
1 posted on 08/23/2006 2:24:36 PM PDT by beyond the sea
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To: Richard Kimball; SHOOT THE MOON bat; Danae; HairOfTheDog; Pharmboy; CindyDawg; ...
Barbaro ping..............

"I'm thrilled that he is pulling me around," Richardson told Turner, "and that's he's able to walk … comfortably. I'm thrilled, absolutely thrilled."

2 posted on 08/23/2006 2:26:53 PM PDT by beyond the sea (Oh good .............. it's August 23rd.)
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To: beyond the sea

It's nice to know that he's doing so well.


3 posted on 08/23/2006 2:37:02 PM PDT by Clara Lou (A conservative is a liberal who has been mugged by reality. --I. Kristol)
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To: beyond the sea

This is pretty close to a miracle...whatta horse. And the skill of those who cared for Barbaro cannot be overstated.


4 posted on 08/23/2006 2:37:18 PM PDT by Pharmboy (Every single day provides at least one new reason to hate the mainstream media...)
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To: beyond the sea

Good news:')


5 posted on 08/23/2006 2:37:31 PM PDT by CindyDawg
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To: beyond the sea

It is always good to hear good news. Thanks for posting that.


6 posted on 08/23/2006 2:38:00 PM PDT by goldfinch
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You're welcome. Keep your fingers crossed.


7 posted on 08/23/2006 2:39:22 PM PDT by beyond the sea (Oh good .............. it's August 23rd.)
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To: beyond the sea

Awesome news. The horse with the big heart just keeps moving right along. What a great story. Thanks for the ping.


8 posted on 08/23/2006 2:39:25 PM PDT by SHOOT THE MOON bat ("I ain't got a dime but what i got is mine. I ain't rich but Lord I'm free." George Strait)
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To: beyond the sea

It's a combination of vet skill - and heart. I think he'll make it...he's a horse with heart, and that was what had him out front to begin with.


9 posted on 08/23/2006 2:48:30 PM PDT by livius
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To: beyond the sea

Thanks for the ping

I saw him on TV today and it so wonderful to see that majestic horse keep on keeping on.
Love Barbaro!!


10 posted on 08/23/2006 2:51:20 PM PDT by stopem (God Bless the U.S.A the Troops who protect her, and their Commander In Chief !)
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To: beyond the sea

this is great news! I'm so happy things are looking better.


11 posted on 08/23/2006 2:53:05 PM PDT by CAluvdubya (What's so hard to understand about the word illegal?)
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Thanks for the ping BTS and passing it along.


12 posted on 08/23/2006 3:15:15 PM PDT by onyx (1 Billion Muslims -- "if" only 10% are radical, that's 100 Million who want to kill us.)
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I saw him on TV today and it so wonderful to see that majestic horse keep on keeping on.

Wish I had seen him. I'll look for a video on the CBS site tonight when I get home.

Sea, thank you so much for the ping. I needed something to life my spirits today.

13 posted on 08/23/2006 3:24:47 PM PDT by Wolfstar (Suffer the little children to come unto Me...for of such is the kingdom of God. [Mark 10:13-14])
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Sea, thank you so much for the ping. I needed something to lift my spirits today.

'Spirit Lifter' here ....... in fact I think I'll lift some spirits to Barbaro.

;-)

Fingers crossed continually for this good horse.

14 posted on 08/23/2006 3:29:20 PM PDT by beyond the sea (Oh good .............. it's August 23rd.)
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To: beyond the sea

Thanks for the ping. It's good to see that Barbaro is in this for the long haul and I hope he pulls through (and finally is rewarded by getting to "cover" that mare.)


15 posted on 08/23/2006 3:46:03 PM PDT by Chi-townChief
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To: beyond the sea

I'd fight to live, too, if I had the kind of life ahead of me that he has ... !


16 posted on 08/23/2006 3:47:58 PM PDT by pogo101
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How fabulous to see him grazing and walking outside. Never thought I'd see the day. This guy is special. Continuing prayers for this heart of a giant. The video is on the article link, Wolfie .. you'll love it.


17 posted on 08/23/2006 3:49:53 PM PDT by STARWISE (They (Rats) think of this WOT as Bush's war, not America's war-RichardMiniter, respected OBL author)
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The video is on the article link, Wolfie .. you'll love it.

Thanks, STARWISE. I'm looking forward to seeing it when I get home.

18 posted on 08/23/2006 3:52:12 PM PDT by Wolfstar (Suffer the little children to come unto Me...for of such is the kingdom of God. [Mark 10:13-14])
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This is a happy outcome, at least to this point, but the SOB who shouted, "Break a leg" at the beginning of the race should be shot when found.


19 posted on 08/23/2006 4:12:04 PM PDT by billhilly
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To: beyond the sea

Wonderful! I can't wait to come back and read everything when I've got all my rats killed. (Not literally.)

Go Barbaro Go!


20 posted on 08/23/2006 7:29:37 PM PDT by Rte66
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