Harry the horse is out of a job when the farmer replaces him with a tractor. Farmer’s son Thomas decides he and Harry are going to go in a different direction, and he tries to get a job for them in a Wild West show.
Eleanor Lowenton Clymer wrote widely for children, but despite this, biographical information on her is very thin on the ground.
Finding the book: findable; Harry rather more so as it went into so many editions.
Links and sources
Terri Wear: Horse Stories - An Annotated Bibliography
Caroline’s family can’t afford riding lessons for her, but she tries to be patient about it. When the family move to a run down country house, she finds a huge picture of a racehorse in the attic of the old stable.