Redwings and a number of other organisations took part in the consultation
Crosskennan Lane Animal Sanctuary issued an urgent appeal
The horrors of Crumpet’s previous life are a distant memory
It is an illegal offence to abandon any animal, with a possible 51 week prison sentence, a fine up to £20,000 – or both. NEWC has seen an increase in the number of abandoned horses over the last few years and reports of horses straying on roads, abandonments at livery yards, and horses being dumped on private or council land have increased.
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The National Equine Welfare Council C.I.C. works to protect horses, ponies,
Six welfare charities have issued an updated report about the current equine crisis in the UK, entitled “Left on the verge: In the grip of a horse crisis in England and Wales”. Click here to read the latest report.
Are you looking for a horse, pony or donkey? If you are in this fortunate position, have you considered offering to rehome from one of our member charities? Each animal rehomed will free up a space, making it possible for charities to help more horses, ponies and donkeys in desperate need. Please click here to find out more.
Fiesty Jim. World Horse Welfare, Glenda Spooner Farm, Somerset. Fiesty Jim is a 4 year old 11.2hh grey skewbald Native gelding. Jim is an adorable pony who would love to find a family of his own. Despite his young age, he is known as "Grandad Jim" due to being an excellent companion to others and could be left alone for short periods. Read more →
Laura. World Horse Welfare, Belwade Farm, Aberdeenshire. Laura is a nine year old14hh Welsh Section D bay roan mare. Laura has had a difficult start in life and takes a while to trust you – however once you have won her over it is the most fantastic feeling and she gives you her all. She can live with a range of mares and geldings and is happy in a herd environment. Read more →
Zulu. Bransby Horses, Lincoln. Zulu is just 10 months old Zulu and she was born at the sanctuary after her mother, Alfreda, was brought in after being abandoned. Zulu is looking for a homes as a companion and for her to fulfil her potential she would benefit in going to a home where she can receive one to one care and Read more →
Storm. Bransby Horses, Lincoln. Storm is an 11 year old bay 15.2hh Thoroughbred bay gelding. Storm is looking for a home as a companion, he would love to live with other equines of a similar size and with comparable grazing needs. Storm has a huge personality. He integrates with his field companions with ease and gets on with all ages and genders. Read more →