A Christmas rescue makes it a happy new year for a horse, disabled children and the taxpayer

GUEST POST BY DR. BRIAN SULLIVAN, MD Updated 1/25/2016 2:40 pm Just before Christmas I spotted a gorgeous, healthy, palomino quarter horse colt in a kill pen in Bastrop, Louisiana awaiting shipment to slaughter in Mexico. I bought him as a gift for a therapeutic riding school for handicapped children in Victoria, Texas and shipped… Continue reading A Christmas rescue makes it a happy new year for a horse, disabled children and the taxpayer

Inside Conroe, Texas horse “nightmare” after massive seizure

We have been warning authorities for years about these animal hoarders, particularly in respect of the horses. At long last these horses are being freed. Texas is not typically recognized for its concerns regarding the ill treatment of livestock being a cattle state, so you can imagine how horrific the conditions of these horses were… Continue reading Inside Conroe, Texas horse “nightmare” after massive seizure

For the love of a Mustang: Alex and Auggie

Guest Post By DEBBIE TONG In 2010 Alex Clements had hit rock bottom depression that she struggled with for many years. Her desperate mother asked if she had anything in the world she would like to pursue, and Alex replied that she had always wanted to go to Montana. She imagined miles of wide-open spaces… Continue reading For the love of a Mustang: Alex and Auggie

ASPCA’s Help a Horse Day 2015

April 26th will be the ASPCA's third annual Help a Horse Day. Here are three ways to get involved: 1. ASPCA is holding a nationwide grants contest among equine rescues and sanctuaries, encouraging them to raise awareness about the life-saving work they do by hosting an event on Help a Horse Day this weekend. Some… Continue reading ASPCA’s Help a Horse Day 2015

Equine Rescue Groups Compete to Help At-Risk Horses on ASPCA Help a Horse Day, April 26

ASPCA will award five $10,000 grants to equine organizations for their work to protect horses NEW YORK—The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today announced participants in its 2014 ASPCA Help a Horse Day grants contest, a nationwide competition for equine rescues and sanctuaries to raise awareness about the lifesaving… Continue reading Equine Rescue Groups Compete to Help At-Risk Horses on ASPCA Help a Horse Day, April 26

Fluffy love for Breeze the orphaned foal, Devon, England

Cross-posted from Mare and Foal Sanctuary MareandFoal.org >> Newton Abbot, Devon, England Hours after his birth, Breeze was found stumbling around by a farmer. The newborn foal had been rejected by his mother. That's when the farmer took him to the Devon Sanctuary where they instantly started caring for him. Orphaned foal Breeze has received… Continue reading Fluffy love for Breeze the orphaned foal, Devon, England