High Hopes ~ "Hope" is a 14-year old warmblood and comes from Triple Crown winner bloodlines on her throughbred side. She has competed mainly in dressage and eventing, has foxhunted, can be jumped bridleless, and has been through mounted police spookproofing. She is also a quiet and capable trail horse.
NCSU Classy Chip ~ "Penny" is a 13-year old Appendix Quarter Horse. She began her training in western disciplines but has since competed successfully in dressage and in horse trials. She is also a quiet and capable trail horse.
"God forbid that I should go to any heaven in which there are no horses."
~ Robert Cunninghame-Graham in a letter to T. Roosevelt, 1917