I have just heard that Theodore O’Connor has been euthanized after a catastrophic tendon and ligament laceration following a spook and run.
I am so sorry, because he was an inspiring, living testament to pony power. I’m sorry for all who loved him.
Release: May 28 2008
May 28, 2008 Statement from Karen and David O’Connor regarding Theodore O’Connor:
Theodore O’Connor was humanely euthanized today, May 28, after injuring himself as a result of an accident sustained at Karen and David O’Connor’s barn. ”‘Teddy’ got frightened and bolted. He slipped running back to the barn and suffered a severe laceration to his hind leg, severing the tendons and ligaments. Dr. A Kent Allen was on the scene immediately and it was determined after examination that the injuries were catastrophic. Everyone who knew Teddy is devastated.”
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