2018 Pryor Foal # 4

Each horse on the range has their own story, but the birth of this foal is a bit more special than most.  Not only does this foal represent rare blood lines, but also shows the success of a mountain horse relocating to the Dryhead, providing a genetically viable new bloodline among the Dryhead horses. In… Read More

2018 Pryor Foal # 2

The second known foal was born this week in the Dryhead part of the range.  Born to the “Greeters” of the BigHorn Canyon. As I started to write this post, it reminded me of how long I had been following this group.  Although in recent years, the elusive Kitalpha joined them bringing with her Nova,… Read More

2018, Name Game, The “S” Year

S This will be the 6th year that I have made this post. This is a “fun” only post where any of you can suggest names for the 2018 foals born in the Pryors.  Of course, like on all the previous years, I can not guarantee that they will be used, but it will be… Read More

First Pryor Foal of 2018!

The first Pryor Foal of 2018 was born to Morgana and (most likely) Johnston.  Morgana is the 2012 daughter of Icara and Merlin.  Johnston is the 2009 son of Cascade and Seattle. Morgana was expected to foal this year (according to the PZP program), so this was not an unexpected birth.  It is a bit… Read More

A Tribute To The Horses That have Passed in 2017

Another year is about to come to an end.  It seems that the days passed very quickly this year, as I feel as if I just posted my tribute to the horses that passed in 2016.  But another year has gone by, and this year was an equally hard year in terms of horses lost.… Read More

2017 Pryor Foal # 7 Deceased

This is a very hard and heartbreaking post.  I was told today that Isadora was found dead on the mountain top.  It was determined that she passed giving birth, the foal did not survive.   What a horrible and tragic way to go.  I pray that she did not suffer long and that she and… Read More