Category Archives: Horses

Mist, Moon, and Sissy

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Saturday we were called in by Bryan County Sheriff’s Department to pick up three mares that were at large in their community. Although they were roaming the owner was known and surrendered the horses to the County. Dr. Myran saw them today for vaccinations, Coggins, and checking on a few… Read more »

Some Days We Find Good

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We also pick up horses for our local county and state agencies. In most cases we get a horse, or four, in horrible condition that takes forever to rehabilitate with little support. When we pick up the horses we attempt to chase down the history so we are armed with… Read more »

Sebastian’s Last Hurrah

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A celebration of a life we lost too soon. Sebastian was a joy to everyone who met him. Sebastian’s Last Hurrah Sign up for the future mailings while you’re there! We only send quarterly news and hot items. Your email address is always secure and will never be used in… Read more »

Baby Bella – or NOT!

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On 9 Jan we picked up a pretty little hackney pony that was reported to be three years old. She didn’t have a name so three of our littlest volunteers (all under 10) agreed on the name of Bella. She came with a large lump in her left jaw. Since Dr…. Read more »

Sebastian’s Dental Surgery

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Sebastian has a condition called EOTRH,  Equine Odontoclastic Tooth Resorption and Hypercementosis Syndrome, which required all his remaining front teeth to be extracted today. Although it looks as though we were using a torture chamber, Sebastian was as comfortable as he could be during his procedure. He only really fussed at… Read more »

Vet Visit

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We scheduled a Vet visit with Dr. Myran today for what was only supposed to be dental exams. The visit ended up being a well check/surgical/x-ray day instead! Winslow arrived with a damaged eye but it has been quickly changing structure (non emergent). He still has his eye and it’s… Read more »

Rescue In Need

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Last year at this time we had a little wiggle room. We weren’t full and we had a few dedicated sponsors. Today we are over our max and have only those same dedicated sponsors. We are in need ourselves. Making a horse ‘safe’ is just the beginning of the process…. Read more »

Busy Day!

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We’ve had a busy day today! We started with the farrier for half the herd – everyone is improving in this half. Then Dr. Myran from Countryside Equine Medicine and Dentistry came out to visit Avery, Blue, Nick, and Penny. Everyone jump for joy with us when we announce that… Read more »

Cinnamon has been Adopted!

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It took us nearly three years to agree that Cinnamon was ready to go to a forever home because she was not treated well before her arrival. When we did decide to place her as available we knew that she needed more individual time and attention than what she was… Read more »