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Tattersalls Horse Auctioneers

NEWMARKET, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 06: Horses are taken out of their stables to be inspected by potential buyers at the Tattersalls Bloodstock Auctioneers on October 6, 2011 in Newmarket, England. Tattersalls was founded in 1766 and is the oldest and largest Bloodstock Auctioneers in Europe. The October Yearling Sale, the biggest sale of the year, can produce bids of up to a million pounds for a horse. (Photo by Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images)

Equestrian Beauties

The most pampered athletes at the London Games are not the human kind. Horses competing in the equestrian events are getting the 5-star treatment. -- By Paul Martella