“There is no secret so close as that between a rider and his horse.”
– S. Surtees
“No hour of life is wasted that is spent in the saddle.”
“The horse, with beauty unsurpassed,
strength immeasurable and grace unlike any other,
still remains humble enough to carry a man upon his back.”
– Amber Senti
Harry E. deLeyer (1928 – June 25, 2021) is most famous for rescuing an old plow horse from the slaughterhouse, and a few years later winning national shows with that same horse, which became the most famous horse in America in the 1950s. The horse, Snowman was eventually inducted into United States Show Jumping Hall of Fame in 1992.