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…

BH November 19th – 22nd Update

November 19th Princess has been having some issues so she had an acupuncture treatment today by Dr. Julia Simonson. Princess, a 26 yrs young Arabian, has had Equine Metabolic Syndrome for a few years and may have also developed Cushings Disease – several tests were done on her today. Princess was a Top Ten Working…

BH Press Release 12 Nov 2014!

It’s always great to share good news and this is just the beginning! We’ve been honored as a 2014 Top-Rated of 2014 Non-Profit from GreatNonProfits! Do you want to learn more about the rescue and its happenings? Visit our website at www.bhfer.org where you can sign up with your email address to receive updates, our…

BH November 12th – 17th Update

Jazzy chasing JoJo? That’s a first! Delaney and his favorite horse, Cookie. Beautiful Donovan. Poor Betsy Rose just about jumped out of her skin. Someone shot a gun. Bella Update from Wisconsin ~ ‘Bella had a farrier appt today and is doing so well! She loves the snow and is getting really fluffy! She has…

BH November 8th – 11th Update

November 8th Magic – our beautiful 15 year young Arabian stallion that will live out his life here. As beautiful and lovable as ever – Betsy Rose. Eva Ponko and Josh spending some time with Athena today. November 9th One of the most wonderful places to be. Yes, I took 5 minutes out of my…

BH November 2nd – 6th Update

November 2nd Cookie got a some pampering from Elizabethand Bri today! Cookie stays in a stall on sunny days because of her pink skin and history of cancer. She’s a survivor! Betsy Rose ran away when Eva went to remove her blanket this am. Betsy is pretty opinionated and knows she gets to do as…

BH November 1st Update

It was blistery cold but busy day here. Lots of hooficures done today – we kept Ola and Laura busy! Cookie was one of the lucky ones. Alexis held horses for Ola. This was Ebony being trimmed and Lily waiting for her turn. And this is Alexis holding CaryLou. Kim held horses for Laura. This…

BH October 30th – October 31st Update

October 30th Jazzy got a bath today. He was full of briars, rainrot, and crud. I did the best I could but we will have to continue to work on it. His skin is sensitive in spots because of the rainrot. The tea tree treatment should help. The barn feels quite empty without Victoria. I…

Victoria Has Her Wings 10/29/14

Victoria Has Her Wings ‘When we think of those companions who traveled by our side down life’s road, let us not say with sadness that they left us behind, but rather say with gentle gratitude that they once were with us.’ ~ Author Unknown This type of post is the hardest for me – this…

BH Update – The Circle of Life

It is with a heavy heart that we must inform you that our beloved Genesis has crossed Rainbow Bridge due to colic. Please keep his human mom, Jenny, and all of those that loved him in your thoughts and prayers. He will be greatly missed. JoJo has been a bit depressed during the past few…