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News Tagged: Horse Charity

‘Horse guru’ convicted of animal cruelty

by | 17 February 2017

A self proclaimed “horse whisperer” and trainer has been convicted of animal cruelty. Jonathan Hurst was found guilty of two counts of causing  suffering to a pony at a yard in Hampshire, UK. The pony

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Neglected stallion struggled to walk due to ‘vast amount’ of hair

by | 11 February 2017

A UK animal sanctuary is appealing for help after two neglected horses were found abandoned by the roadside. Isleham Horse and Pony Rescue, between Ely and Newmarket, found the black and white cobs dumped by

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Dumped horses prompt call for stricter enforcement

by | 27 January 2017

A spate of horse dumpings are just the “tip of the iceberg” and the laws to stop them are not being enforced, a charity has claimed. Janice Dixon, a vet from Help for Horses, said

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Top 10 Feel Good Equestrian Stories from 2016

by | 26 December 2016

1. Horse Swims 7 Miles in the Ocean Before Being Rescued Australian racehorse Rebel Rover is certainly living up to his name when he headed off for a 6.8 mile swim off Brisbane’s Sandgate beach. Full story and

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Woman who rode emaciated horse at equestrian event sentenced at court

by | 8 December 2016

Charlotte McPherson aged 22, of Park Lane, Kidderminster, appeared at Birmingham Magistrates’ Court today to be sentenced for two offences. She was charged with causing unnecessary suffering to a horse by failing to investigate and

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