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Veritably Icy melts hearts, inspires family

One pale Thoroughbred changed everything for them. Almost overnight, Xan Owens and Michelle Arani went from merely considering horse ownership to the outright purchase of two Thoroughbreds— one for them, one for their teenage daughter—and racing toward their dream of establishing a nonprofit for horse advocacy. “Never did we think we’d wind up owning one horse, much less two,” Owen says. “And the idea of a nonprofit wasn’t even in the ballpark!” So much of it began by fluke. Race name: Veritably Icy New name: Silver Sire: Mr. Integrity Dam: Mighty Icy Age: 15Two years earlier they had decided to […]