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12 artsy animals that paint

By: Bryan Nelson on Dec. 14, 2009, 8 a.m.
Cholla the painting horse

Photo: Associated Press

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His name is Cholla, and his artwork has been described as having the "fire of Pollock" and the "fixed gaze of Resnick". Despite the high-minded comparisons, his work is unique — a wholly different species than that of the great masters, literally. Cholla ... is a horse. His art has sold for more than $2,000.