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Southern California Horse Ranch - Ellen DeGeneres Portia de Rossi Santa Monica Home

Southern California Horse Ranch - Ellen DeGeneres Portia de Rossi Santa Monica Home

ALAMAR KNOT:  decorative knot used to tie a mecate around a horse's neck.   In traditional Old California horse training, when a  horse had graduated to become a finished  bridle horse, the alamar knot was tied from two coils of a mane hair mecate draped over the horse's neck and the knot worn on the horse's chest to denote him as a bridle horse.

The Alamar Knot came to the vaquero culture as a decorative package knot seen on ships arriving from the far east. Originally thought to have a Japanese origin.

On May 3, 2014 they will "Run for the Roses" at Churchill Downs.  An early favorite is California Chrome ridden by Jose Samraat.  No doubt it will be a great race when the finest horses in the world take to the track and the announcer says "and, they're o

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On May 2014 they will "Run for the Roses" at Churchill Downs. An early favorite is California Chrome ridden by Jose Samraat. No doubt it will be a great race when the finest horses in the world take to the track and the announcer says "and, they're o

Bay Area Mustang Advocate Slams Bill That Would Allow States, Tribes To Manage Wild Horses - CBS San Francisco

Bay Area Mustang Advocate Slams Bill That Would Allow States, Tribes To Manage Wild Horses - CBS San Francisco

Baby sea horse, Monterrey aquarium, California.

Baby Amberly great grand Child, she haves big eyes, Cutest little bug.

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