The Express Clydesdales


Uploaded by WLFITV on 01.12.2012

Transcript:
A VISIT WITH SANTA AND A
CARRIAGE RIDE MADE FOR
ROYALTY...IS WHAT MANY
RESIDENTS WERE ABLE TO
EXPERIENCE IN LAFAYETTE TODAY.
THE EXPRESS CLYDESDALES
VISITED THE SAM'S CLUB IN
LAFAYETTE THIS AFTERNOON.. TO
RAISE MONEY FOR THE CHILDREN'S
MIRACLE NETWORK.FOR A SMALL
DONATION...SHOPPERS COULD HAVE
THEIR PICTURE TAKEN WITH SANTA
AND TAKE A RIDE IN THE
CARRIAGE THAT PRINCE WILLIAM
AND KATE USED LAST MONTH.AND
IT WASN'T JUST FOR HUMANS..
EVEN DALMATIONS HAD A CHANCE
TO SOCIALIZE AT THE EVENT...NO
THESE AREN'T THE BUDWEISER
CLYDESDALES...BUT EXPRESS'S
CLYDESDALES ARE A RARE BLACK
AND WHITE BREED THAT CAN GROW
TO BE AROUND SIX FEET TALL AND
APPROXIMATELY 2--THOUSAND
POUNDS.THE CLYDESDALES'
TRAINER REXX MANN SAYS IT
TAKES A FEW YEARS TO TRAIN THE
HORSE, BUT SAYS HE LOVES
SHOWING THEM OFF IN PLACES
AROUND THE COUNTRY...#@REXX
MANN: THE COOL THING FOR ME IS
BRINGING THE HORSES TO A TOWN
AND LETTING FOLKS EXPERIENCE
IT FOR SOMETIMES THEIR FIRST
TIME. THAT'S REALLY COOL TO BE
ABLE TO BRING WHAT WE DO TO
IF YOU MISSED THE EVENT
TODAY..YOU CAN ALSO SEE THE
HORSES AT THE LAFAYETTE