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By Susan Salk on June 2, 2015
Life Behind Barz used to be a bad boy. He bit; he was difficult to ride; there were days his young rider was certain he was trying to kill her. “I told my mom he wasn’t a good boy and that we should take him back,” says Kaileigh Keller, 19, of Virginia. “We got him in 2009 from the Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation at James River. My mother adopted him because he was pretty.” Instead of returning him, mother and daughter put their plans for him on the backburner for two years and rode their other horses. And gradually, over time, […]