Obituary: Taba Dance

Our Mims Retirement Haven bid farewell to Taba Dance today at its Paris, Kentucky farm. Taba Dance, a daughter of Sovereign Dancer out of the Argentinean champion Taba, was euthanized on Saturday, 8 February. She suffered from a sudden onset of devastating laminitis with a very poor prognosis. The mare was twenty-six years-old; she was…

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Obituary: Lotka

Lotka, the thirty-year-old Kennelot mare by Danzig, died today at Our Mims Retirement Haven in Paris, Kentucky. Lotka had been a resident there since August of 2008. Said OMRH President Jeanne Mirabito: “We have had many great mares at OMRH but none as full of life as Lotka. She was magnificent, the heart of the…

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Obituary: Cruella

Cruella (Tyrant ~ Stage Door Dolly) passed away at Our Mims Retirement Haven in Paris, Kentucky. Jeanne Mirabito, Haven President and Farm Manager, found the thirty-one-year-old mare the morning of July 26, 2013. Said Mirabito: “Cruella met the world head on every day. She was one of the kindest horses I have ever witnessed around…

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Lotka Celebrates Thirtieth Birthday

Lotka (1983 – Danzig ~ Kennelot) celebrated her thirtieth birthday on March 27, 2013 at Our Mims Retirement Haven, where she has been a resident since August of 2008. She indulged in a carrot cake made just for her before joining the other Ladies and Elmhurst out in the field. Jeanne Mirabito, Haven President and…

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Obituary: Ms. Stalwart

Ms. Stalwart died at Our Mims Retirement Haven on January 28, 2013. The mare was euthanized due to the infirmities of old age. She was buried in the Haven cemetery. OMRH is located at Ahwenasa Farm near Paris, Kentucky. Said Farm Manager Jeanne Mirabito: “It was an honor to have this mare in our lives….

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Obituary: Hana Bride

Hana Bride has died at Our Mims Retirement Haven in Paris, Kentucky. Haven farm manager Jeanne Mirabito reports the 30-year-old mare by Coastal out of Sue Me Not was put to sleep early Wednesday (8 August 2012) morning. The mare had been suffering from a severe sinus infection and had recently been indirectly struck by…

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