From the book, not in the movie. // after seeing The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug, I love Legolas and Gimli's friendship all the more, it's so beautiful! Gets me all teary-eyed every time;') >> I love this part in the book!
Viggo Mortensen bonded so much with Uraeus (Brego in the film), the horse he rode in the Lord of the Rings series that after they finished filming, he purchased the horse from its owner. He also bought his stunt double's horse for stunt double!