BH June 8th – 9th Update

Sue Sefscik visiting with Kiana and Betsy Rose. She can tell you – the girls are not spoiled at all. Nope. Sisco is a giraffe when he wants to be! Here he is in his mask – I like this kind – it lets air get to the eye. I’m happy to report that Mollie…

BH Update June 1 & 2: : Fly with the Angels Beautiful Mary

May 31st I need to ask for prayers and good thoughts once again – Mary had a severe reaction to something – we don’t know what. The vet said she could have been bitten by something, she could have ingested something, we just don’t know. She had welts all over and she was having trouble…

BH Kiana Update, May 26th- 29th, 2014

May 26th Kiana is feeling better despite some side effects of her meds which are not unusual. "Oh my gosh this little filly is starting to move around more! It won’t be long before she’s running circles around me and the barn! It’s about time for lights out at the barn – I think Freckles…

BH May 22 nd – 26th, 2014 Update

May 22nd We got Kiana ‘s blood work back and there are a few concerns that we will working on. She had a much better night last night. She slept quite a bit. She was bright eyed and munching on milk pellets this morning. After breakfast I introduced her to Harvey. He’s the calmest of…

BH May 21, 2014 Update

Cookie’s follow-up at UF went well yesterday. They have ordered some chemo creme for her eye just in case there were any bandit cells left behind. Cookie is just amazing – she just stands for her face/eyes to be treated. We’re very thankful for everyone’s help and support in saving Cookie’s eye. Cookie being seen…

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An Orphan Baby Girl Arrives

May 20th, 2014 We would like to introduce our newest arrival in memory of Wally – an orphan baby girl that arrived last night. This little filly had a very rough start in life. Her mom’s needs went neglected. Mom gave her baby everything she had until she had nothing left to give and she…

BH May 15th Update

Magic is doing much better after his bout of colic – thank you all for your good thoughts and prayers! I do believe in the power of prayer! Matilda enjoying the cool breeze of the aisleway. Cookie is doing really well. She was supposed to go back to UF today for a follow-up but we…

BH May 8th ~ May 10th Update

I apologize – I thought this went out days ago but it was still in my “Draft” folder! May 8th Cookie had a follow-up visit at UF today. Her surgical area is healing nicely and the rest of the stitches have been removed. She does have an ulcer in the left eye that was caused…

BH Weekend Update ~ May 2nd ~ May 4th

Friday, May 2nd Cookie’s eye on Friday. Some of the stitches were removed but others will have to stay for awhile. She goes back to UF next Thursday. Dr Julia is on her way out to look at Sisco’s right eye. Cisco has an ulceration of the eye. Lucy before the rains arrived. Saturday, May…

Our Beloved Wally Has Crossed Rainbow Bridge

Sunday, April 27th Wally is not feeling well this morning. Kathy Breakall held him so I could clip him in the tack room where it’s cool. We just finished. We will be keeping him in a stall today with a fan and will be closely monitoring him. If he gets worse, I need to call…

BH April 17th – April 22nd Update ~ Cookie

Thursday, April 17th, 2014 Cookie was admitted to UF today, April 17th, for an eye exam and, specifically, for evaluation of a mass on her left lower eyelid which had been treated with cryotherapy and cisplatin beads in the past few months with no resolution. During the exam, tumors were also found on her 3rd…

BH April 21st – April 22nd Update ~ Cutie Pie

Monday, April 21st Prayers needed. On my way to hospital with Cutie Pie. She didn’t want to get up this morning. At the vet. Headed to X-rays. I’m sorry to just be getting back on here. My phone died at the vet’s office. Cutie Pie is not doing very well. It is suspected that she…

BHFER & EW: Weekly Hoof – April 18, 2014

April 18, 2014 Spring Pasture Transitioning The first spring sprouts are actually lower in sugars and starch (non-structural carbohydrates or NSC) because they use all that energy to promote their own rapid growth. But horses crave fresh grass and will eat volumes of it, making their overall NSC consumption really high – in fact, dangerously…

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Cookie’s Cancer, an Adoption, & Updates on Many

April 10th, 2014 Dr. Porter examined Cookie’s eye – the cancer has progressed. We will be taking her to UF – it’s highly possible that she will lose her left eye. Sisco’s front right was x-rayed – he’s been on and off lame. He walked pretty good for Dr. Porter yesterday but we did x-rays…

BHFER: Save the Date: April 26, 2014

SAVE THE DATE 5th Annual Celebration of Life on April 26, 2014 Beauty’s Haven Farm & Equine Rescue, Inc., a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization will be holding their 5th Annual Celebration of Life in conjunction with the ASPCA’s Help A Horse Day. This social media event will be brought to you though Facebook, Twitter…

It’s a Celebration!!! April 26th, 2014

Sincerely, Theresa Beauty’s Haven Farm & Equine Rescue, Inc. A 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization Website: www.bhfer.org Facebook: www.facebook.com/bhfer.tb

BH April 5th – April 7th Update

On Saturday, I bent over to put two feed tubs on the ground. As I was standing back up, one of the horses quickly turned her head and pinned her ears at another horse walking towards her. We bumped heads pretty hard. My nose is broken and my right cheek and right side of my…

BHFER March 31st – April 2nd Update

March 31st We never know when we respond to a call what may be in store for us. On the way to a doctor appointment this morning, I listened to a voice mail from an elderly woman that was crying and in obvious distress. Her message was that her mare’s companion goat had passed and…

BH March 25th Update

Silly Peaches! She doesn’t even like the apple flavored dewormer. Aren’t they just beautiful? They are all doing better by the day. They are happy horses – that makes me very happy. Serenity, Eliza, Bryce, and Mahogany. Bryce and Serenity are doing great – they have put on some much needed weight and are happy…

BH March 22nd – 25th, 2014 Update

March 22nd I’m back! Hubby hijacked me on Wednesday, March 19th, for a free 2 night stay that he won at the Gaylord Palms Resort in Kissimmee! The weather was perfect – we had a great time – it was the first "vacation" we’ve taken in over 10 years! The rescue was covered by some…