Many of us started our quest to end horse slaughter when Barbaro, the famous race horse, was critically injured at the Preakness in May 2006.
Ironically, Today is Barbaro's birthday. He would be nine, had he survived.
On this bittersweet day, Barbaro's sire Dynaformer died at the age of 27. It is the end of an era. Shedding a few tears here....
Barbaro, son of Dynaformer