Poll Recap: Holiday Traditions

Of the 433 respondents, 128 (30%) said they hang a stocking for their horse.
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What traditions do you have celebrating the holidays with your horses? We asked our readers this question in our online poll last week. More than 400 people responded and we’ve tallied the results!  

Of the 433 respondents, 128 (30%) said they hang a stocking for their horse, while 90 (21%) said they serve their horse a holiday bran mash. Another 86 respondents (20%) said they feature their horses on a holiday card, and 28 people (6%) said they host a barn party or open house. Only 16 respondents (4%) said they harness their horses and go for a sleigh ride. The remaining 85 respondents (20%) said they have other traditions for celebrating with their horses.  

Additionally, more than 100 people commented about their horse holiday traditions.

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Jennifer Whittle, TheHorse.com Web Producer, is a lifelong horse owner who competes with her Appaloosas in Western performance events. She is a University of Kentucky graduate and holds a bachelor’s degree in Community Communications and Leadership Development, and master’s degree in Career, Technical, and Leadership Education. She currently lives on a small farm in Lawrenceburg, Kentucky.

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