BH September 8th – 12th Update

I apologize for this update being late – I found it in my “Draft” folder. September 8th Oscar and Pistol are doing great – their adoptive mom loves them dearly! It was a very long day today and I’m beat – I’ll update tomorrow. Have a good night everyone. September 9th And what in my…

BH September 1st – 7th Update

September 1st I caught Freckles overseeing washing of the breakfast tubs this morning. LOL We had some extra helping hands today – thank you Elizabeth, Bri, and Kelly, Katie, Bobby and Michelle! Low branches on trees got trimmed, cobwebs at the barn got vacuumed up, poop got scooped, and lots more got done! Lucy even…

BH August 28th – 31st Update

Thursday, August 28th "Did you find my mask yet mommy Theresa?" He asks with a snicker on his face. A bit later in the day… "Joshua! I’m so glad you’re here! You were a little boy once, right? Can I tell you something? Mommy Theresa says I can’t go out in the sun without my…

BH August 25th – 26th Update

August 25th "Ok everybody listen up! Mommy Theresa is going to physical therapy this morning and she asked me to guard the barn – isn’t that special? So, I’m sorry CaryLou you’ll have to wait to play with me this afternoon. Mommy Theresa says I have to be on my best behavior to help make…

BH August 27th Update

Dr. Julia examined the Arabian mare, Athena, today. Athena was very good about everything. She was oiled to help move sand out of her gut. Her vitals were good. Blood work was done – we should those results back this evening. We are working on a potential home for her. Thank you to everyone that…

SOS – Arabian Mare 08/26/14

Update 08/27/14 am: We have a few people that have offered to take this mare and we will be contacting them today. We’re dropping food/hay and things off to her today when I meet the vet there this afternoon and I’ll update tonight. Donations can be sent PayPal addy bhfer@earthlink.net. Is there anyone that has…

BH August 19th – 24th Update

August 19th "Let me out! Please?" JoJo is so silly! His personalized sign reads “KEEP GATE CLOSED – Don’t let the donkey out no matter what he tells you!” August 20th Victoria took an indirect lightening strike several weeks ago. Today is the first time she’s been able to get a hooficure since then. Slow…

BHFER August 18, 2014 Update

I can’t believe Serenity hasn’t been adopted yet. She’s so sweet. BTW – first time I’ve ridden in awhile. This little mare is enjoying her Safe Starch forage this morning. Vet appt at 11ish. X-rays around 3 pm. Her name is Attagirl! We are not pregnant. Whew! I gave Attagirl a needed bath this morning…

BH Weekend Update: August 15th – 17th 2014

Friday, August 15th A new sign just for JoJo!! "Come on CaryLou – mommy Theresa is working in the office. It’s just up the stairs and in that door right there. Let’s surprise her – she’s taken me to work in the office before. We can have a blast – come on!!!" Donovan is a…

BHFER August 11th – 13th 2014 Update

And the heavens have opened up. The rain is good but not in buckets! Bella on the right and her BFF Sandy happily grazing. Bella is completely off her cough meds and still cough free!! Betsy Rose, JoJo, and all of the others are all tucked in for the night. Have a good night everyone!…

BHFER August 9th – 10th Update – New arrivals

Saturday, August 9th Dr. Simonson was out today and examined both the mares. The good news is that Amber Cream is not pregnant. Whew! We named the older mare Ginger. She arrived with eye issues and one of the first things that came to mind was tear ducts. We find this often with horses that…

BHFER August 6th – 8th Update

August 6th Very happy to report that Team Bella has reported in and it’s all good! Pamela Zarem of Double B Equine Transport, L.L.C. delivered Bella to her new home with Nonnie Aho tonight and Polly Knoll Niemi was there to greet them too! Nonnie said Bella settled right in! Look at what we did…

BH August 4th – 5th 2014 Update

Monday, August 4th We found a trail of blue goo at the gate to the barn this morning. We followed it and guess what it led us to? “Mommy Theresa I was trying to clean up this place up before y’all got here this morning! I wanted to surprise you! Really! Check out my back…

Aug 5th, 2014 – Sweet Buck Has His Wings

Tuesday Evening, August 5th Please say a prayer for Buck – he will be crossing Rainbow Bridge tonight. We are all very saddened by this. We had such high hopes – his blood work results were better today than last week but he took a turn for the worse this afternoon. He has become uncomfortable…

BH July 30th – August 3rd 2014 Update

Wednesday, July 30th Victoria is so sweet. I just wish I could snap my fingers and she would be well again. She is still recovering from an indirect lightening strike. We hope she will recover completely – only time will tell. JoJo threw another fit this morning. He did NOT want to put his flymask…

BH July 25th – 29th Update – It’s been BUSY!!

July 25th Wonderful News! We’ve made it to the 2014 Top-Rated List! If you haven’t done so, please visit us on the Great NonProfits website and rate us. We’re actually 2nd in the US under the subject of "Animals" and 1st in the state of FL by state! I’m going to be busy in the…

Gentleman

It’s a day unlike any other – it started out with me looking out the bedroom window, just as I do first thing every morning, to make sure Gentleman was up and ok – but he wasn’t there. Reality hit and it hurt my heart, but then I visualized him running through green pastures with…

Gentleman has his wings…

July 23rd ~ Early Morning I would like to ask for everybody to please pray for Gentleman, myself, Bob and everybody else that loves this guy so much. He will be crossing Rainbow Bridge at 10:00 this morning. We love him so much but it’s time to let him go. His mind is bright but…

BH July 19th – 22nd Update

July 19th I just have one quick thing I want to share this morning – it’s going to be an extra busy day for me because I’m here alone. Donovan had a little sweat under his mane yesterday evening! I’m so encouraged! Dr. Julia said to give it 2 weeks on the Protandim and it’s…

BH Update July 14th – 18th Update

July 14th It was good to see Victoria more alert today – her eyes had light in them and she didn’t look like she was "lost". Her walk was better during her exam by Dr. Julia Simonson today but she still can’t make the turns without flailing – her back end is all over the…