Mare In Need Mar 5th, 2015

I’ve been working on trying to find a good place for this mare but I am not having any luck. Her current owner took her in from a bad situation but doesn’t have the resources needed to rehab and care for her – the mare needs help. She needs complete vetting, dental, and farrier work…

BH February 18 -21 Update

February 18 – 21 Update Betsy Rose got her acupuncture/TENS treatment last Saturday. Some of her lab work came back, but not all, and Dr. Julia pulled another test (thyroid) this past Monday but we likely won’t have those results back until next week. From what we do know, Betsy’s glucose is high and her…

BH February 11th – 16th

February 11th Good morning from the gang! Happy horses! Little E in the morning sun. Mishka – he’s so cute. He moves his lips when you talk to him and if anyone were watching, they’d think he was really having a conversation. Love, love, love these kids! Thank you Ruth and RC for giving them…

BH February 16 – 18 Update

February 16th Mini donks lined up for attention. JoJo, Jazzy, and Daisy. Tomorrow I hope to post an update and share a lot of photos taken over the last several days. Here’s Daisy with her first ever Valentine Day card. All of the horses loved their cards! Baby Ray proudly displaying his Valentine’s Day card….

BH February 6 – 9 Update

February 6th Betsy Rose has such a kind heart. Cookie always reassures Daisy that Dr. Mangan will take good care of her. February 8th JoJo showed up bright and early to help with the office chores! Finally getting the round pen back together!! Mishka rammed through the gate many weeks ago and broke it. Aaleyah…

Matilda

BH February 1st – 4th Update

February 1st “Mommy Theresa I know you’re in there! I just want to come in and see you for a little while. We all miss Princess and I know you’re sad but if I can come in I’ll cheer you up some!” Well, JoJo did come in and cheered us up. He looked for the…

Beauty and Princess

Beauty and Princess – beautiful and proud Arabian mares that were pasture pals. Beauty is adjusting with Princess now gone to the Bridge. It will never be the same – we miss you Princess.

Princess Update January 31st evening

Please pray that Princess has a smooth crossing. I know GMan and Solace and many other friends will be there to greet her. She has a strangulating lipoma. She will soon be pain free and whole again. While our hearts break. We love you Princess. Always.

Princess – January 31st mid-day

I apologize – I thought this update had gone out on the 31st. We need prayers and sponsors. We are taking Princess to UF for an impaction in her large colon. I know you can never be ready for another loss but God knows I’m still in a bad way from the losses we’ve already…

01/16/15: Betsy Rose’s X-Rays

Betsy Rose’s X-rays Friday, 16 January 2015 Betsy Rose has been having discomfort mostly in her front feet – mostly the right but she’d shift back and forth between both feet at times and she was laying down more than normal. It started a couple of days after her last hooficure about this time last…

Daisy’s 1st Treatment – Jan 16th, 2015

Daisy’s 1st Treatment Friday, 16 January 2015 Dr. Michael Porter (PHD Veterinary Services) is working with Dr. Brendan Mangan (Affiliated Veterinary Specialists) to treat Daisy’s tumors. Dr. Mangan is a board certified ophthalmologist with extensive experience treating such cases! He was the lead surgeon/vet for Cookie’s case when she had surgery at the University of…

BH 01/15/15 Update – Betsy Rose needs X-rays

Jan 15th:Tomorrow is a big day – Dr. Mangan and Dr. Porter will be here to start the treatments on Daisy’s tumors. While they are here, we would like to have x-rays done of Betsy Rose’s feet. She’s been tender footed and we think it’s time for x-rays. Would anyone like to help cover the…

BH December 31, 2014 – January 3, 2015

New Years Eve The vet was called out this evening as Betsy Rose was experiencing an episode of Choke. The choke was cleared and Betsy Rose is now on antibiotics but she is ok – although, she’s not happy that she won’t get her midnight mash. Betsy has a history of choke and gets a…

BH December 15th – December 29th 2014 Update

December 15th Donkey fun in the morning! Beauty’s Haven Equine Rescue in action! December 19th Cookie visiting with Dr. Mangan today. He was her ophthalmologist/surgeon at UF for her cancer earlier this year. Cookie is doing great! He was at the rescue today to assess Daisy. Hollie and Starbuck – both found loving forever homes…

BH Dec 6th – 13th 2014 Update

This is old news but I found it in my “Draft” folder – I never sent it out! I’m sorry! If some of you already received it I’m sorry for the dupe! December 6th Bella took part in the traditional Tree Getting at her home in Wisconsin!! She was the 2014 official tree puller! December…

A short story for the holiday season AND an important reminder!

A very important announcement is at the bottom of this email! As some of you know, at this time each year I share a story that is near and dear to my heart. It says so much about why we do what we do, with your help, here at Beauty’s Haven Farm & Equine Rescue….

November 30th – December 5th 2014 Update

11/30/14 Hooficure Day! Daisy was being a very good girl while getting her feet done! Betsy Rose was also a very good girl! December 2nd Betsy Rose shares her meal with Freckles on GivingTuesday. Little does she know the joy that she gives 24/7/365. What a blessing it is to have her here with us!…

BH Thanksgiving Day 2014!

The boys learned about Thanksgiving Day this morning while they ate their breakfast. Well, JoJo had finished his but Jazzy takes time and savors every bite. This is a morning dove that was learning to fly – he landed on one of the feed tubs that was about to be washed at the wash rack….

BHFER Update November 23rd – 25th

November 23rd Beautiful day. But very windy. This is Barbara and Delaney giving out hay. I’d like to ask everyone to send a good thought or prayer out for mini Peaches tomorrow as she goes to Rainbow Bridge. She was at UF most of last week but her adoptive mom, Susan, took her home to…