Fancy

SEPTEMBER 2016: Fancy is an 18-year-old, 16 hands Thoroughbred, flea-bitten grey mare. Fancy has returned to the rescue due to being injured while at the stable when she was adopted a few months ago. Due to her injury, she is no longer rideable. She used to be a race horse. We know this because she has a …

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HSUS awards $1,000 grant to rescue

The Humane Society of the United States recently awarded a $1,000 grant from the Summerlee Foundation, Annie Lee Roberts Emergency Rescue Fund, to Hope Equine Rescue.

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Horton continues to expand skills with Forever Foundation

Dani Horton made her way to Clovis, New Mexico over the weekend to participate in training at Carter Horse Ranch, just west of Ned Houk Park. The effort is presented in partnership between Forever Foundation and the Humane Society of the United States, and aims to alleviate obstacles in horse rescue efforts.

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Pepper

AUGUST 2016: 14.3 hands, 10-years-old gelding, flea-bitten gray, and Arabian/Quarter horse. Pepper is new to the rescue. He came with three other horses as part of a sheriff’s office seizure in May. The volunteers and Pepper are working on obstacles, lunge work, and started under saddle. He ties, stands for grooming and farrier. Pepper is …

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Dapple

AUGUST 2016: Dapple is new to the rescue. At 14.2 hands, he came with three other horses as part of a sheriff’s office seizure in May. The volunteers are working on ground driving with a saddle. He continues his ground work in the round pen and does well with obstacles. His favorite obstacle is the …

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Sweet Pea

AUGUST 2016: 14.2 hands, 2-years-old, bay mare. Sweet Pea is new to the rescue. She came with three other horses as part of a sheriff’s office seizure in May. Upon her arrival, she was treated for an abscess in her foot. Sweet Pea’s foot healed nicely. Sweet Pea really enjoys the misters and playing in …

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Sonny

  AUGUST 2016: Sonny continues to make progress in all areas. He enjoys working on the obstacles. Sonny is in the process of being under saddle. Sonny does buck, so he has been lunged with a saddle, in addition to continuing his ground work. MAY 2016: Four years old; 13.3 hands; Cracker Gelding. Ground work started. …

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Angelo

  AUGUST 2016: Angelo is making progress with a saddle. He has been lunged with a saddle and did not buck. He will continue his training under a saddle. Angelo does the obstacles well. He has some ground issues we are working on. He can stand, tie, and load. MAY 2016: Five years old; 14.1 …

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