Poll

Haunted Horses

Are you dressing your horse up for Halloween?

Yes, I love getting into the spirit
16%
93
No, I don't have plans
79%
458
I don't know
5%
26

Total votes cast: 577

Comments & Write-in Answers

yes I did it was awesome :)

11/2/2009 6:59:23 AM

I am going to be a doll

11/1/2009 10:27:31 AM

check them out and be sure they are safe

11/1/2009 3:35:39 AM

stayibg home

10/31/2009 3:15:18 PM

my horse loves attention, even if it means putting objects on her body.

10/30/2009 11:39:14 PM

We have a barrel race here for Halloween and lots of girls dress their horses for a contest.

10/30/2009 11:18:29 AM

My mare is Dressing as a mouse and I will be a cat

10/29/2009 10:36:24 PM

my mare is going to be lion and my daughter is the lion tamer

10/29/2009 9:27:54 PM

Just another day, says me and my horse.

10/29/2009 6:49:18 PM

The less stress for her the better!!!

10/29/2009 1:27:01 PM

Star's Little Red Tiding Hood & I'm the Big Bad Wolf

10/29/2009 1:35:38 AM

We dress horse and rider up and trick or treat the neighborhood & family

10/28/2009 11:53:27 PM

My current horse has a sense of humor-he seems to like being "dressed up"

10/28/2009 11:06:39 PM

Our barn had it's Halloween party, but my gelding gets scared when he sees other horses dressed up.

10/28/2009 10:38:05 PM

my white arab is a zebra and my quarter mare is a witch.

10/28/2009 10:23:13 PM

It's "requested" by the woman I'm taking a lesson/clinic with on the 31st, don't know what I'm doing

10/28/2009 10:14:56 PM

I'll be the devil and my gray will be a red-spotted appy

10/28/2009 7:17:31 PM

lol no mine will eat i think haha

10/28/2009 6:31:08 PM

Used to--but I'm in an adult barn now--feel silly doing it alone.

10/28/2009 6:25:33 PM

mouse

10/28/2009 5:20:01 PM

I would love too, but might not have enough time to make one

10/28/2009 4:55:28 PM

Our boarding barn does Boo at the Barn but this year my girls just want to go w/o dressing up.

10/28/2009 3:49:49 PM

When my daughter was young, I took her on my horse around the neighborhood as the headless horseman.

10/28/2009 3:43:26 PM

Sonny's dressing as Dennis the Meanace

10/28/2009 3:41:43 PM

Yes we have a contest each year at our barn

10/28/2009 3:37:35 PM

I'm hiding my horses away from trick or treaters because of possible abuse.

10/28/2009 3:08:43 PM

You're kidding, right?

10/28/2009 2:55:14 PM

Mine don't need any excuses to act like idiots!

10/28/2009 2:54:10 PM

MY OTTB barn name is Batman so he will be himself and I will be catwoman

10/28/2009 12:46:45 PM

Will be keeping mine inside and away from the craziness and noise.

10/28/2009 12:37:30 PM

he wore an indian headress

10/28/2009 11:21:40 AM

"Dressing" for any reason would be below my mare's dignity!! She wouldn't allow it.

10/28/2009 11:06:44 AM

Would love to dress him up but have no opportunity. :(

10/28/2009 11:04:23 AM

Riding Group does a costume ride and potluck together each year.

10/28/2009 10:47:31 AM

Next year I will dress up one of the ponies and tak it with the kids...kids too young this year

10/28/2009 10:40:48 AM

were camping & doing a benifit obstacle challenge with a costume contest to follow.

10/28/2009 10:38:55 AM

normally I would, but I will be out of town. ;-(

10/28/2009 10:10:16 AM

none

10/28/2009 9:00:54 AM

We are having a party and contest at our barn! Lots of fun!

10/28/2009 9:00:45 AM

Emphatically NO!

10/28/2009 8:31:28 AM

We are dressing up the horses at Special Equestrians, a riding therapy program. All 9 horses!

10/28/2009 8:28:24 AM

I don't "do" Halloween at all; it doesn't flip my switch

10/28/2009 8:27:24 AM

Halloween was fun, now it is elevated to industrial complex holiday. Buy less, stay green.

10/28/2009 8:18:01 AM

This year she will be a zombie bride, last year she was a unicorn!

10/28/2009 7:51:49 AM

my horse is an animal not a person.

10/28/2009 7:40:46 AM

ballerina with a pink too too

10/28/2009 7:16:40 AM

I don't celebrate the devils day

10/28/2009 3:42:34 AM

Costume Contest - I am going to be a vampire and my horse is going to be a Werewolf

10/28/2009 2:01:51 AM

but I have in the past

10/28/2009 1:45:40 AM

Always won costume class at shows - made full sheet,neck, head costume in black w/stars & moons

10/28/2009 12:59:30 AM

we have halloween party with costume contest at our barn every year --we did 3 pigs & big bad wolf

10/28/2009 12:23:04 AM

I encourage my lesson students to wear their costumes to the barn for a picture with the horses :)

10/27/2009 11:26:46 PM

Horse is going as the Cowardly Lion; I will be Dorothy!

10/27/2009 11:22:30 PM

You have got to be kidding......

10/27/2009 11:07:14 PM

My horses would kill me!

10/27/2009 10:44:46 PM

stay home and just spend time with my horse

10/27/2009 10:43:30 PM

But I do dress up all of my dogs and my foster dogs - and folks come just to see them!

10/27/2009 10:41:10 PM

$ of us are going to dress up ythe horses and ride into the village

10/27/2009 10:04:35 PM

at our barn we have a costume parade and all the kids and horses are dressed up.

10/27/2009 9:46:54 PM

I'll be spending time auditing the Robert Dover Symposium with Robert Dover and Darren Chiacchia. :)

10/27/2009 9:36:19 PM

No, Halloween scares me.

10/27/2009 9:29:13 PM

we don't celebrate Halloween

10/27/2009 9:29:12 PM

sometimes i put a little something on him, but i don't get into it much.

10/27/2009 8:59:40 PM

The riding lesson kids are painting and putting custumes on their horses

10/27/2009 8:48:01 PM

would if it would stop raining

10/27/2009 8:42:45 PM

For years my daughter and a friend dressed their horses for the Halloween Jump off at the NKHA Show!

10/27/2009 8:41:32 PM

My horse and goat wil get treats, but no costume.

10/27/2009 8:35:19 PM

No but my barn mates do

10/27/2009 8:29:04 PM

she will be dressed as the merry widow.with spiders on her black veiled hat..lol

10/27/2009 8:17:06 PM

We do a Hallowe'en on Horseback where 15 horses and riders dress up to raise $ for theraputic riding

10/27/2009 8:10:16 PM

Barn party, costumed horses and riders, games, prizes, food

10/27/2009 8:05:43 PM

Not this year

10/27/2009 7:56:18 PM

Are you kidding? Horses don't even like blankets, let alone costumes!

10/27/2009 11:18:51 AM

for halloween charity trail ride

10/27/2009 9:36:11 AM

will be gone to see Willie Nelson

10/27/2009 9:12:00 AM