BHFER July 8 th – 13th Update

July 8th Another busy day here but I wanted to start everyone’s day out with a smile! Kiana is doing just fine! This makes my heart sing! Kiana has settled in to her new adoptive home nicely! Go Kiana! So proud of you! Yes, Kiana is loved! I can’t tell you how hard I pray,…

BH July 5 th – 7th Update

July 5th "Mommy Theresa it’s time for breakfast! Let’s get the day going – we’re already a couple of hours behind!" Kylie and I just tried a different mask on JoJo and he showed his disgust by literally throwing himself down and having a fit! Silly boy! July 6th It was a busy weekend here…

The 4th of July at Beauty’s Haven

Look at these itty bitty feet! JoJo getting a lesson on picking his feet up and keeping them up for a couple of minutes. Future farriers will appreciate this. JoJo has trained us humans to open the door when he knocks. Betsy Rose was painfully thin at this time last year. She lived in a…

BH Update June 29- July 2, 2014

CJ and his BFF – thank you Elizabeth for giving him a forever home and lots of TLC! Look how tall and strong Kiana is standing! Some happy news – we have an adoption application for Oscar and Pistol TOGETHER and they would only be a mile from the farm. I’ve already done the site…

Happy 4th of July!

We hope everyone has a safe and happy 4th of July! 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

Beauty’s Haven Update June 27 – 28, 2012

Friday, June 27th Finally! He’s got it figured out! No more 2 am wakeups! Go JoJo! Take your donkey to work day! He’s a good helper! A bittersweet update on Kiana. The family that fosters Bella has been coming to spend time with Kiana over the past few weeks and they have totally fallen in…

BH Update ~ Baby JoJo, Kiana, Betsy Rose, Harvey, Oscar & Pistol

June 24th Meet our late incoming arrival last night – a few day old mini orphan donkey. I named him JoJo. He’s the result of irresponsible breeding. He has learned to drink from a bottle and he’s gotten really good at it – thankfully. I need to get going… – something happened with our dishwasher…

BHFER June 16th – 19th Update

June 16th The lavage was removed from Sisco’s right eye today – finally! This has been one heck of a challenge – he’s got a pretty good scar in his right eye. He’s still confined to a stall for a couple of days with limited and supervised turnout in a small paddock. I hope and…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, BETSY ROSE!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY BETSY ROSE – WE LOVE YOU! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sHNhNAKh8Qs Jenny visited today and helped get Betsy Rose ready for her big day! Lynn Lawrence and Kathy Prevatt helped get Betsy Rose ready with decorations. Bob made one last trip to the post office and voila! Lots of birthday cards arrived today! Betsy Rose loves each…

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…

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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…