At first glimpse I blinked. Then repeated the action.
It’s not often you see the hindquarters of a horse when going down interior steps.
He merited a second look. The owner deserves credit for the time consuming task of braiding tail hair.
He deserves a parade. He’s worthy of a place of honor. Perhaps he can be the centerpiece and complimented with children with dogs on leashes or cats in cages. On second thought — no cats. Add flags, bunting, bright colors to highlight his features.