Can a horse walk with a broken leg?

Writing a short story. Horse and owner are running in the mountains, it starts raining and turns slick, horse falls and breaks his leg and partially crushes the rider's spine from rolling over, leaving the bottom half of the owner's body paralyzed. They're both going to die, but could a Flemish horse... show more Writing a short story. Horse and owner are running in the mountains, it starts raining and turns slick, horse falls and breaks his leg and partially crushes the rider's spine from rolling over, leaving the bottom half of the owner's body paralyzed. They're both going to die, but could a Flemish horse limp slowly down a mountain with its owner on its back for a couple of days before it dies?
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