Photo of the Day: Jan. 15, 2017 – Tompkins Road Horses


The horses down on Tompkins Road are some of my favorites to photograph, for a variety of reasons. They’re beautiful. They wear colorful coats in the winter. And you never know what they’re going to do. They might be eating peacefully out of their trough and then suddenly take off running. I love that!

There’s also a big shaggy dog that hangs out there with them.

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  1. […] Tester Horse Farm for Sale. I don’t usually post real estate listings here on the Gazette, unless they’re through my longtime advertiser Ted Schweitzer (he was my first advertiser!). But this one caught my eye. Becky Tester’s horse farm on Tompkins Road is for sale. I’ve taken lots of photos of her beautiful dogs over the years (here’s one), along with the many horses who live there. […]


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