And so he did get a good kick or two from Haley for his troubles . . .
And then Haley decided she'd rather hang out with the other mare, Bucky is still trying to make friends, but not quite sure how to do so politely.
The girls maintaining a respectful distance and checking each other out . . .
Bucky looking on after he finally gets the hint to stay away. Poor fella! It might take a while for him to catch on to mare-talk!