Conniving Mrs. Oleson is so certain that her scheming and daughter Nellie's new thoroughbred racehorse will beat Laura Ingall's speedy mount, Bunny, in the Hero Township horse race that she puts up a valuable family heirloom as first prize.
Did You Know?
Laura repeatedly called her horse, Bunny, "girl," yet the horse is clearly male in several scenes. See more
When Nellie shows Laura the large silver cup that would be given as a trophy for the race, crew members can be seen standing behind Laura in the cup's reflection. See more
Half Pint, we can't save half a dollar we can't have. If we had enough money for shoes, I'd buy them for you and your sisters; not for some horse who can't pull his own weight around the farm, you understand?