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Strebors Black Magic On Demand, better known as Magic, is a female miniature horse working as a therapy horse inside hospitals and hospice programs. She was named one of History's Ten Most Heroic Animals by Time magazine.[1] Magic was also selected The Most Heroic Pet in America by the AARP[2] and included in Newsweek/The Daily Beast's Most Heroic Animals of 2010.[3] Magic is a Reader's Digest AmericanTowns Power Of One Hero.[4]

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Working at hospital
BreedMiniature Horse
BornStrebors Black Magic On Demand
OccupationTherapy horse
Weight85 lb (39 kg)
Height25 in (64 cm) tall
AppearanceBlack pinto, with apron face and blue eyes
AwardsNamed by Time/CNN one of history's ten most heroic animals

Newsweel/Daily Beast: Ten most heroic animals of 2010
AARP: The most heroic pet in America

A Reader's Digest AmericanTowns Power Of One Hero


  1. ^ "Magic the Miniature Mare - Top 10 Heroic Animals". 21 March 2011. Retrieved 18 September 2015.
  2. ^ Cate Lineberry. "The Winner of Our Most Heroic Pet Contest". AARP. Retrieved 18 September 2015.
  3. ^ "Heroic Animals". The Daily Beast. Retrieved 2015-09-18.
  4. ^ " Heroes - Power of One". Retrieved 18 September 2015.