Ten-year-old Bailey Shopbell and her 23-year-old gelding, Bald N Shiney, aka Hank are just about as tough as it gets! Hank’s accomplishments five AQHA world championships and $110,000 in earnings. Most importantly, Hank is the ultimate kid’s horse! Hank is incredible and he’s teaching little Bailey how to ride! Alexis Shanes with the AQHA had a chance to interview Bailey. “I like to ride him because he just gives me joy,” says Bailey Shopbell, Hank’s 10-year-old jockey from Sadler, Texas. “I like to give him cookies. He likes apple cookies.” Watch this great team in action below.
Bailey & Hank just made the finals in boxing at the 2017 Built Ford Tough AQHYA World Championship Show!
Read the full story by Alexis Shanes at AQHA.com. Bailey is so lucky to have an amazing horse like Hank and together they make an incredible team! Share this on Facebook if you agree!