Lacey – Colostrum – Urgent

We are looking for 15 ounces of colostrum for Lacey’s yet to be born baby. She’s dripped so much we’re concerned there may be not be any. If anyone is in the Ocala area and has any extra please contact me. I may be overly concerned (because of our experience with Joy last year) but…

Lacey’s foal test strip…

Watching Lacey be a bit more agitated today – rolling, scratching her tummy, standing facing downhill, dripping milk, and looking at me as if to say “is it time yet???” I decided to do the Predict A Foal Kit test strip. All squares were green when starting out. This is our result. This is the…

Gentleman and Others Update 04/25/12

The lump on Gentleman’s neck is a mass that you can somewhat manipulate. It is by the esophagus and jugular vein and surgical removal is not an option. We are not sure if it had anything to do with the choke or not but it likely did. He has been getting mushy meals and he’s…

Another baby?

I do want to take a minute to share that Dr. Bess was here today to work on Archer and Lady Jane. Lady Jane really does have a big belly despite being able to count most of her bones. A pregnancy test was suggested – we should have the results back tomorrow. Is she –…

Gentleman Update

I did call Dr. Ryan to come out this afternoon. Some of the obstruction had resolved itself before I called him but there was enough still there to be concerned. So, Gentleman got sedated and tubed. The rest of the obstruction that could be cleared was – that is the good news – the nasogastric…

Gentleman

Prayers please! We had a huge change in weather overnight – down to about 40 degrees. I got up worrying about Little E because when we have a drastic change in the weather he tends to colic. Went to check on him and he was fine. However, Gentleman didn’t eat breakfast. I watched him for…

A note for Narissa…

Dear Narissa, You and Twilight have been on my mind – I think of you and the others in our heavenly herd daily. I miss your smell, your eyes, your trust in us when trying to help your foot feel better. We did our best to keep you comfortable so you could stay with us…

Narissa crossing Rainbow Bridge

VERY SAD NEWS….. Our beloved Narissa will be crossing Rainbow Bridge at one o’clock pm. Please keep her in your thoughts and prayers. Jeanne

Narissa Needs Prayers

PLEASE PRAY FOR NARISSA Narissa is experiencing much discomfort in her right front hoof despite medication to help. This is the foot that x-rays showed the coffin bone had rotated and sunken. We’ve given her weeks of TLC and she knows she is loved. Dr. Ryan will be out around noon. We will do what…

BH update 0411512

Just a quick update – the day is almost over and still lots to do! Lady is doing very well adjusting to her new surroundings. Like Gentleman, she is another gentle giant. While she is very thin and her bones are very prominent – she has a big belly. We’re hoping it’s just a hay/grass…

Percheron Mare Arrives

Just a quick update to let everyone know that the Percheron mare arrived late this evening. We’re calling her Lady Jane. She is a doll – a pure sweetheart! She is very, very thin under an unhealthy coat. She has a bit of a belly – hopefully it’s just a grass belly. She is a…

Peggy Sue Update 041212 9:40 pm

Peggy Sue is doing well. I’ll update in more detail tomorrow – I’ve got a ton of things to do and little time to get them done tonight but I wanted to share pictures from today and to thank those that made it possible for Peggy Sue to have her x-rays’s and surgery today. She…

Peggy Sue Update

PEGGY SUE UPDATE Good Morning, Everyone, Peggy Sue is doing fine and will be arriving home later this afternoon. Peggy Sue’s right rear stifle was sliced and an x-ray revealed a broken pelvis which, according to the previous owner, occurred six years ago when Peggy Sue was giving birth. It appears that the foal had…

Update – Funds for 3 Amigos Hay Recieved!

Sorry – I didn’t finish going through my emails and hit the send button on my update tonight too quickly – but we have received all funds needed to buy the hay for the 3 horses we are trying to place. We’ll get it picked up and delivered to the boys tomorrow – likely on…

BH Update 041112

Just a quick update – things are really busy here – very busy. The calls to help others horses don’t stop. Just today – all in one day… · A call from a caretaker to a 40+ yr old TB mare whose owner has gone into hospice. I am told that the mare has severe…

BHFER Saturday 4/7/12 Update

It was a good day at the Paso farm – some mares went to their new homes but there are still a few remaining. For updates please visit their Facebook page. The weather was perfect there and it was great meeting new friends! I haven’t been on the computer since posting the need for Peggy…

Peggy Sue

Peggy Sue Needs Surgery – 04/07/12

04/07/12 “Hi! I’m Peggy Sue! They used to call me Patty but we decided Peggy Sue suits me more and I like it. I have an injury in my left hip/pelvic area and my right stifle gets stuck. Dr. Ryan says if I go to the hospital they can do x-rays to see what is…

Lacey’s Baby

Lacey’s breeding date was on June 11, 2011. Contributions may be forwarded via Just Give or Network for Good. http://www.beautysequinerescue.org/donate.html Good Luck, Everyone!

Kittens found a home…

No sooner did I post about the kittens needing help one of our supporters called and said she’d take them – she’s on her way. She has a lot of experience with raising orphan kittens. God does answer prayers. Thank you all. Now, I just need to get myself together. Dr. Ryan is coming to…

Twilight & Kittens 04/03/12

Thank you all for your prayers for Twilight. But right now I’d like to ask for prayers for strength for me. Twilight broke my heart – I’ll never forget her eyes, her frail body, the last breath. It hurts like hell. Sometimes I want to quit. Sometimes I want to run away. Like now. Some…