Horses

Pray For Beauty

PLEASE PRAY FOR BEAUTY

Our beloved Beauty sadly foundered in both front feet yesterday. Dr. Ted Specht came out last evening to examine her and to do x-rays. I was worried sick because Beauty has a history of founder. Currently, she has a compound issue – her soles are a bit too thin and she’s having a laminitis flare-up….

MAGICS MILESTONE

A MAGIC MILESTONE!

A  MAGIC MILESTONE! For those who know Magic’s story, you’ll understand how big an accomplishment this is, and for those who are unaware of his history, I hope that you will gain a better understanding of his very sad past. Magic is an Arabian stallion that was used as a tripping horse. Most horses don’t survive this…

Betsy Rose Pink Olden

CRYING IS A WAY YOUR EYES SPEAK…

The horses were happy to get out of their blankets on Monday. We’re happy the temps are up a bit but it is predicted that the cold weather will be returning this weekend. Aaleyah Belle and that tongue! All she wanted to do was slime me! Cricket really seemed to appreciate her blanket last week during the cold…

All Bundled Up_

BABY, IT’S COLD OUTSIDE!

Betsy Rose, four years ago today, on January 1, 2014. This image truly made me smile! I listened to the weather forecast yesterday instead of my little voice and only blanketed a few of the horses last night. I figured we could do so this am with the help of volunteers but I awoke to…

Golf Cart and Fibre Beet

OUR SPECIAL NEEDS HORSES AND A WONDERFUL NEW MATCH GAME!

It seems as if we are constantly asking for help and that isn’t easy for me. But we are a charity which operates solely from donations and grants and we must depend upon help from others in order to make a difference in the lives of our horses. Our golf cart batteries have unfortunately, died…

Zahara

SHE IS STUNNING AND SHE NEEDS A HOME!

Thoroughbred • Black • Mare • 15 Hh • DOB 2007 Zahara is a stunning black Thoroughbred mare that was born in 2007. We were told that her original owners gave her to someone years ago. In 2012, while at that home, she sustained a neck injury. Dr. Michael Porter took x-rays which indicated a fracture at C-4/5. In 2014,…

Our Rescue of Misfits II

Our Rescue of “Misfits”

This is how our day started on Friday. Peggy Sue was down on her bad side and couldn’t get up. When this happens, Peggy Sue doesn’t panic – she just lays there and waits for us to help her. We roll her over and she usually rests for a few minutes and then gets up…

Kandi and Shaker are Home and Special Visitors

Kandi and Shaker are Home & Special Visitors

We are so very thankful to Jayne O’Brien Myrick for opening her heart and home to Kandi and Shaker! Many thanks to Pamela Zarem of Double B, for transporting the girls to their new home. And many thanks to Susie and Catherine for helping with the transportation costs. These mares are gorgeous and happy and…

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WE ARE BRACING FOR HURRICANE IRMA

We are riding out the hurricane and no matter which coast it travels up we are going to get slammed.  However, we are evacuating a few horses to TN and the small animals to GA. We are boarding up the facilities, replacing / securing boards and posts, filling gas cans, putting ID collars on horses…