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The Kingman, Arizona, artist, owner of a black-and-white Spotted Saddle Horse named Harley, wanted to meet a horseman."I'd been married for 27 years, so dating was new to me," she recounts, "and finding someone who shared my passion was a priority."Terry Brown, meanwhile, was the owner of an aerospace manufacturing company and three Quarter Horse geldings in Graham, Washington.
He'd joined the site for about six months in 2009, then got discouraged and left for about a year.
We've all heard about those equestrian-oriented online dating services. To find out, we decided to talk to the folks at Equestrian Singles.com, the most recognized dating service for horse people worldwide.
They're part of the increasing specialization of the Internet matchmaking business, which now generates roughly a billion dollars in revenue in the U. Founded in 2001, the Texas-based Web site boasts over 10,000 marriages and success stories around the globe, according to founder Marcia Zwilling.
I told him I wasn't ready, so he went out for breakfast. all dressed up in Western clothes and a cowboy hat and with two-dozen red roses in his hand.
The chemistry was there, and it really was love at first sight."They went to see the horse, and wound up driving to the Oregon Coast, "singing crazy songs we both knew by heart, eating great food? Janine and Dan: Married on a Mountaintop Dan Stewart joined Equestrian in about 2001, while he was still in the Air Force.
the day seemed to last forever and it was wonderful," she says. They now live on a 40-acre farm outside of Bend, with five horses they use for trail riding, sorting, and cowboy mounted shooting. He met a lot of friends though the site, but didn't get serious about looking for a partner until he retired and moved to Alabama in November of 2004.
Janine Smith, meanwhile, joined the site in 2004 and, within a few months, the Atlanta, Georgia, tax manager began corresponding with Dan.
the one.'"They were married in 2008 on horseback, at the ranch.
They breed and raise mainly Quarter Horses and a few Paints, with which they compete in Western pleasure (Janine) and team roping (Dan), plus trail ride.