Captain came to the Refuge in early January, 2014. The leopard appaloosa, is quite old and was not doing well at first. When he came, he wasn't strong enough to stand.

Captain came to the Refuge in early January, 2014. The leopard appaloosa, is quite old and was not doing well at first. When he came, he wasn’t strong enough to stand.

Captian  ate a lot of small Nutrena Senior meals (even through the night), and gained strength, standing for longer periods of time.    He is now happily grazing with his friends at the Refuge.

Captian ate a lot of small Nutrena Senior meals (even through the night), and gained strength, standing for longer periods of time.
He is now happily grazing with his friends at the Refuge.

7/2/13 This picture of Ricco shows how much weight he has to gain....not near as bad as some but the groceries will do him good!

7/2/13
This picture of Ricco shows how much weight he has to gain….not near as bad as some but the groceries will do him good!

8/31/13 Ricco is just about ready for adoption- he is an excellent candidate for a family home- walk/trot beginner horse- he is 18yr. old, UTD on shots/coggins/farrier/deworming and is a liver sorrel- he is around 15hh and VERY kind

8/31/13
Ricco is just about ready for adoption- he is an excellent candidate for a family home- walk/trot beginner horse- he is 18yr. old, UTD on shots/coggins/farrier/deworming and is a liver sorrel- he is around 15hh and VERY kind

10/5/13 One of our very special rescue horses (Ricco) was officially adopted this morning by David, one of our own riders at the barn! It was a birthday surprise...what a great day!

10/5/13
One of our very special rescue horses (Ricco) was officially adopted this morning by David, one of our own riders at the barn! It was a birthday surprise…what a great day!

7/27/12   Lacey collapsed in the trailer on the way to the refuge due to the severity of her starvation. She had a lot of TLC, and small, nutritious meals  to bring her health back

7/27/12
Lacey collapsed in the trailer on the way to the refuge due to the severity of her starvation. She had a lot of TLC, and small, nutritious meals to bring her health back

Over the course of several months, she improved greatly

Over the course of several months, she improved greatly

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12/24/12 In December of 2012  we were happy to announce that Lacey went to a new home!

12/24/12
In December of 2012 we were happy to announce that Lacey went to a new home!