"You only have to be able to handle a horse and control it."
Days of '47 All Horse Parade chairman Merl Thurgood cited that as the only requirement for entry into the annual parade. June 10 is the deadline to enter a horse in the event, which will be July 10 at the Sandy Towne Center.
"Our forefathers came by horse and wagon," Thurgood said Wednesday morning. "And we like to relive the way our grandparents got here."