Fearless Wild Mare

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This is a wild pinto mare named True Heart. She is the lead mare in her large family and a devoted mother in the Red Desert Complex of Wyoming. I do not often encounter her, so I was thrilled to find her family in the late afternoon on a high spot taking a nap. True Heart stood over her sleeping …

Wild Leopard Appaloosa

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I am excited to share this new image from my latest trip to the Red Desert of Wyoming. “Wild Leopard Appaloosa” This is a wild leopard appaloosa stallion named Looking Glass who has a small family in the Red Desert Complex of Wyoming. Last year he was spending time at the outskirts of a large family of an older gray …

Sibling Rivalry in a Wild Horse Family in the Red Desert of Wyoming

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Wild Horse Sibling Rivalry in the Red Desert of Wyoming                                by Carol J. Walker One of my very favorite wild horse families in the Red Desert of Wyoming is the wild stallion Apollo’s family. He is a stunning mature palomino pinto stallion with a huge family. …

Western Spirit Art Show Opens Saturday, March 7 at Old West Museum in Cheyenne

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On Saturday March 7, the Opening Reception of the Western Spirit Art Show runs from 6 – 9pm at the Old West Museum in Cheyenne, Wyoming, and I will be there along with many other remarkable artists in many different mediums, ready to meet art lovers who enjoy Western art. Please come by to say hello and enjoy food and …

Spanish Stallions are Stunning in Black and White

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Black and White photography captures the drama of the Spanish stallions in Spain as they run and move and interact. I have a passion for Andalusian stallions, for their pride, beauty and gentle nature. “The White Stallion’s Mane” by Carol Walker This stunning Andalusian stallion runs head on toward me in a covered arena in Spain, long white mane flying. …

An Encounter with Brave and Colorful Wild Bachelor Stallions

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In September, I was visiting the Red Desert Complex in Wyoming and I turned down a road into Lost Creek. It was a windy day, which usually means wild horses are especially wary. I spotted a huge group of wild horses quite a way from the dirt road. I decided to hike out and see how close I could get. …

Sable Island – The Wildest Place for Horses

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Sable Island is a magical place. Located 100 miles from Halifax, Nova Scotia, it is a 42 km long sand island that is home to birds, grey seals and about 500 wild horses. The weather in the winter is very harsh, yet these wild horses thrive there, and they are free to roam with their families with no fear of …

The Wildest Heart

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In Wyoming’s Red Desert, wild horses roam, and in the area known as the Red Desert Complex, some of the most colorful wild horses that I have ever spent time with live with their families. One of my very favorite stallions is a stunning blue roan with a dark face, and 4 white tall stockings on his legs. His name …

Stunning Sable Island Stallions

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Sable Island is a magical place. Located 100 miles from Halifax, Nova Scotia, it is a 42 km long sand island that is home to birds, grey seals and about 500 wild horses. The weather in the winter is very harsh, yet these wild horses thrive there, and they are free to roam with their families with no fear of …

Dramatic Spanish Horses

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I find that a black background and a black and white image can provide drama with an image, especially when the subjects are gorgeous and expressive Andalusian stallions in Spain. Two Andalusian stallions who are brothers and friends come close together as they are playing in an arena in Spain. This image has won many awards in juried art shows …