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AN EXCITING NEW CHANGE AT BEAUTY’S HAVEN IN 2018

Although we have had a very sad ending to 2017, we are hoping for a better tomorrow during the upcoming year. Thanks to your kind generosity, we have not only granted a second chance at life to Emma, Jiminy, Cricket and sweet Grace, as well as many others, but we have continued to make the…

Betsy A New Angel

BETSY ROSE, A NEW ANGEL

It is with a heavy heart that I must share the sad news that our beloved Betsy Rose has gone to Rainbow Bridge. We did everything possible in our attempt to save her and needless to say, we are totally devastated. This has truly taken a toll on Theresa so she will be offline for…

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BEAUTY’S HAVEN CALENDARS ARE AVAILABLE!

Our 2018 calendars are available! Order yours and perhaps some as gifts for family and friends. All proceeds from the calendars go directly to feed and care of the horses.   Just click on this link to take you to the order page: http://bhfer.bigcartel.com/product/beauty-s-haven-farm-and-equine-rescue-2018-calendar

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THERE IS STILL TIME TO PARTICIPATE IN #GIVINGTUESDAY 2017

#GIVINGTUESDAY 2017 Thank you for making a difference in the lives of the Beauty’s Haven Herd! Beauty’s Haven runs solely on donations from others and it is because of your love and generosity that we are able to do what we do, to make a difference in the lives of each and every precious equine,…

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Double Your Donation on #GivingTuesday

Make a difference in the lives of the Beauty’s Haven Herd! The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation will be matching donations made to registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations via Facebook starting at 8 am on Tuesday, November 28th, in support of #GivingTuesday. In addition, Facebook will be waiving all fees on contributions submitted through their ‘Donate’…

A New Chapter for Sophie II

A NEW CHAPTER IN SOPHIE’S LIFE BEGINS

Yesterday, Sophie and I made a trip to her new home! It’s not far from the rescue and she has a new friend named Dancer. Dancer is a 30+ year young TB that lost her BFF (who was also 30+ years young) a few days ago. Their human mom raised them from babies and Dancer…

October Hay Match Game

NOVEMBER MATCH GAME FOR HAY AND EAGLE RARE FINAL COUNTDOWN!

A wonderful friend and supporter has come forth to offer a Match Game, whereby, all donations up to $500, will be matched dollar for dollar. Donations will be applied to our hay needs. If you would like to play the Match Game, you may do so via various means on our website or via our…

Saving Grace

SOMEBODY’S KNOCKING AND BABY RAY IS BACK!

Baby Ray is back from his foster home as Athena, his pasture mate, has been adopted! Baby Ray is now all grown up!  He came to us as a few months old orphan, skin on bones, after having been listed as “Free on Craigslist.” He was born blind due to congenital cataracts. The cataracts were removed at…

A Fun Day at Pine Ridge

OUR BOYS HAD A BLAST AS TOTO AND A COWBOY!

The Pine Ridge Benefit Horse Show was absolutely awesome! The weather was great, we made new friends, and we brought home two ribbons! There were so many really great costumes! Luija was a cowboy and Karen was an Indian – they won 5th place! I was Dorothy and Warrior was the Cowardly Lion from the…

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Eagle Rare Life for Heroism Award Nomination

Theresa Batchelor Nominated for Eagle Rare Life Award for Heroism “Don’t give up just because of the obstacles. Regardless of what obstacles face you, just keep going! Go through, go around, or go over – but never give up!”  – Theresa READ THERESA’S STORY Awards include six $5K prize awards and one grand prize of $50K….

Golf Cart and Fibre Beet

OUR SPECIAL NEEDS HORSES AND A WONDERFUL NEW MATCH GAME!

It seems as if we are constantly asking for help and that isn’t easy for me. But we are a charity which operates solely from donations and grants and we must depend upon help from others in order to make a difference in the lives of our horses. Our golf cart batteries have unfortunately, died…

Zahara

SHE IS STUNNING AND SHE NEEDS A HOME!

Thoroughbred • Black • Mare • 15 Hh • DOB 2007 Zahara is a stunning black Thoroughbred mare that was born in 2007. We were told that her original owners gave her to someone years ago. In 2012, while at that home, she sustained a neck injury. Dr. Michael Porter took x-rays which indicated a fracture at C-4/5. In 2014,…

Kathy Prevatt Volunteers

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR UF GAME AND A WONDERFUL OFFER!

Kathy Raabe Prevatt, a dear friend and supporter of Beauty’s Haven, has a wonderful fundraising idea! Kathy supervises the concession stands during the home games at the University of Florida. She is currently, seeking volunteers to work these concession stands at the Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on Saturday, November 18th, for the game between the…

Our Rescue of Misfits II

Our Rescue of “Misfits”

This is how our day started on Friday. Peggy Sue was down on her bad side and couldn’t get up. When this happens, Peggy Sue doesn’t panic – she just lays there and waits for us to help her. We roll her over and she usually rests for a few minutes and then gets up…

Kandi and Shaker are Home and Special Visitors

Kandi and Shaker are Home & Special Visitors

We are so very thankful to Jayne O’Brien Myrick for opening her heart and home to Kandi and Shaker! Many thanks to Pamela Zarem of Double B, for transporting the girls to their new home. And many thanks to Susie and Catherine for helping with the transportation costs. These mares are gorgeous and happy and…

October Hay Match Game

A New Match Game for Hay

Four wonderful supporters have come forth to offer a Match Game, whereby, all donations up to $1000, will be matched dollar for dollar. Donations will be applied to our hay needs. If you would like to play the Match Game, you may do so via various means on our website at www.bhfer.org or via our PayPal address: bhfer@earthlink.net. If…

Crickets Visit with Dr Bess

Cricket’s Visit with Dr. Bess

Once Dr. Bess was finished with Billy’s dental examination/ procedure, it was Cricket’s turn. Cricket’s teeth were bad, too, but not as bad as Billy’s. She also has some missing teeth. Cricket had an old injury on the upper eyelid of her left eye. The eyelid had been ripped, likely on a branch or fence. It had not been…

Billys Visit with Dr. Bess

Billy’s Visit with Dr. Bess

     After the mini’s arrival, I noticed right away that Billy was quidding. He could not chew the hay that was on the ground. Although Billy tried to eat, he ended up spitting out balls of semi-chewed food. This alone could make a horse depressed as well as cause weight loss. This is usually caused by issues with the…

Part II Cricket and Billys Happy Feet

Happy Feet and a Reminder to Vote

Cricket and Billy got hooficures on Friday as there was a lot of licking and chewing going on. Both were very good. We really appreciate Stephanie making time to work them into her busy schedule. Look at that precious face. Billy and Cricket’s hooves were a bit long. Billy was off in his back right – due…