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Abandoned Pony Is Being Eaten Alive By Maggots, Then Stranger Makes Lifesaving Call To Rescuers

When you think of horses in the wild, there’s usually a common image that comes to mind. You picture beautiful, strong creatures running through a field, the sun glistening off their shiny coat and mane. Maybe you see the wild horses known to roam in North Carolina, splashing through the surf ...

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Man Accused of Punching Police Horse after Homophobic Rant

A man has been charged with punching a police horse in a town centre.  Gary Dornan, 33, is accused of punching the horse while in Stirling on Wednesday afternoon. He appeared at Stirling Sheriff Court on Thursday where he was charged with breaching the peace by conducting himself in a disorderly manner, ...

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Trainer dies after horse kicks her in the head

A horse trainer was killed Thursday morning after being kicked by a loose horse at Portland Meadows. Just before 7:15 a.m., firefighters were called to the horse racing track at 1001 N. Schmeer. A female trainer, Charlynn Taketa, 62, sustained severe head trauma after she was kicked by a loose ...

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Horse W/ Deformed Leg Faces Death Until 1 Man Steps In, Finds Way To Change Her Life Forever

Worthy was born with a deformed leg and was kept by someone who could not afford to feed her, let alone give her the surgery she needed. She hobbled along for a year and was grossly underweight and malnourished and had crushed all her growth plates in that leg and ...

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Senior horse put up for auction at meat farm, then a heartbroken woman raises her hand

The beauty of friendship is that we tend to find some of our very best friends in the most unlikely of places. For the horse that you are about to meet in this story, friendship was waiting around one of the most unlikely corners possible and came around at the ...

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College girl slaps a police horse, immediately regrets her decision

A young woman in Kingston, Ontario, Canada didn’t think clearly when she thought it would be fun to slap a police horse on the rump. The giddy college student let her homecoming revelry at Queen’s University get the better of her and she made a terrible life choice. After smacking ...

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Horse was ‘shot with more than 120 paintballs.’ Celebrity hero soon steps in to save the day

The SPCA and New Holland police investigated an incident after a horse was found abandoned and malnourished in a stall at New Holland Sales Stables. The horse’s name was Lily, a white pony mare who was named after the flower that represents the risen Savior at Easter time. Lily was ...

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When horse approaches veteran, a true miracle happens

SARATOGA SPRINGS — Tucked away on a farm in Saratoga County, is a place that’s nothing short of a sanctuary. It’s where warriors from the track meet the nation’s warriors. The program is called Saratoga War Horse. Saratoga War Horse uses horses, some that are off the track thoroughbreds, to ...

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GIRL IN HOSPITAL WITH SUSPECTED BROKEN BACK AFTER SHE AND FRIEND ARE THROWN FROM SPOOKED HORSES BY BIKER TRYING TO RIDE BETWEEN THEM

Betsan Llewellyn Jones, 14, was riding her horse on a rural road along with her friend, who was on her pony, when the unidentified biker tried to get between them. A young girl ended up in hospital and another was injured after being thrown from their spooked horses when a ...

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