Miniature Ponies, Racing T. Rexes, and More Must-Click Links of the Week

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This is the cutest little escapee ever: a miniature horse who got loose from his owner’s barn on Oklahoma got a ride home in the back of a cop car. (KOCO News 5)

Have you ever wanted to see dozens of T. Rexes race each other? Well, that happened at Emerald Downs. Genuinely, this is the best thing you’ll see all day.

I love the support Diddy is showing Lil Nas X – in fact, the rap icon mounted up to celebrate “Old Town Road!”(SOHH)

Turn the volume up for this, because the resignation in her voice is perfect:

This is bittersweet, but I love these photos from the last day of racing at Suffolk Downs. (Boston Globe)

A Lakota equine therapy program is using horses to help heal children dealing with trauma, and that’s a wonderful thing. (VOA)

Science and archaeology fans, this one’s for you: a very rare Iron Age boat burial of a horse, dog, and man has been uncovered in Sweden. (Science Alert)

Happy birthday to Eugene Carter, Jr., a World War II veteran and employee of the Kentucky Horse Park who just turned 93! (WKYT)

Look, Ma, no hands!

Del Mar kicks off this Wednesday! Here’s everything you need to know about opening day. (San Diego News)

Meet Sam Scored a Goal, a 7-year-old retired racehorse with an awesome new home. (Grand Forks Herald)

The late, great Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Jared Lorenzen now has a racehorse named in his honor. (WYMT)

An endangered breed of pony just added a new foal in Newfoundland! (CTV News)

BRB, moving to Dartmoor so I can spend all of my time at The Miniature Pony Centre. (The Guardian)

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