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Metro is a cool dude in his vizor protecting eyes during his recovery from sudden-onset blindness.

Blinded painting horse is ‘out of the woods’

Metro Meteor, the famous painting Thoroughbred struck by sudden-onset blindness last month, is well on his way to recovery. Metro’s owner Ron Krajewski reports that the 13-year-old off-track Thoroughbred has steadily improved since the animal lost vision in both eyes; life is returning to normal for Metro and his human family. “He’s getting around pretty well now, and if I didn’t know he had eyesight problems, I couldn’t tell there was anything wrong,” Krajewski says, noting that Metro was turned out with his pasture buddies this week. “I think he’s out of the woods,” Krajewski adds with audible relief in his […]