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Project Sage – A Long Island Horse Rescue

Project Sage – A Long Island Horse Rescue

Written by: Barbara Anderson Project SAGE (Save A Grateful Equine) Horse Rescue was started in 2007 by then 17 year old Brittany Rostron in memory of her beloved thoroughbred “Sage”, who was a rescue horse. It is a New York State certified and ASPCA recognized non-profit organization, as well as a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization, whose [...]

Horse Rescue Story: Fiona

Horse Rescue Story: Fiona

Written by: K.C. Jean Kellam I had spent a lifetime praying and dreaming of the day I would become a horse owner. Years of mucking stalls for free lessons had done nothing to persuade me otherwise and I decided without a doubt to move forward in my lifelong ambition of horse ownership. Looking back, maybe [...]

Jake – A Horse Rescue Story

Jake – A Horse Rescue Story

Written by: Patrick Corcoran My wife and I drove along the narrow private drive with anticipation. It was our third weekend in a row spent horse shopping for her. She was a new rider and we had to find a stocky but short horse that was sane and mostly sound. Toss that in with the [...]

Old Friends – Horse Rescue

Old Friends – Horse Rescue

Written by: Jan Hoadley Horse racing gets a bad rap when it comes to “rescue.” When it was learned that Ferdinand had, like Exceller, died in a slaughter house those in the Thoroughbred community were hit hard. Not only disappointed by the loss of a champion tossed away, but facing condemnation of others in the [...]

Horse Rescue Story – A Skinny Appaloosa

Horse Rescue Story – A Skinny Appaloosa

A Skinny Appaloosa: A Horse Rescue Story Written by Jan Hoadley A search for a horse brought a phone call about a “skinny appaloosa” who needed a home. She was in a pen with two dominant Arabians and if she didn’t finish her food before they did, or if it was too close to them, [...]

Horse Rescue Story – 600 pounds at 16 Hands

Horse Rescue Story – 600 pounds at 16 Hands

600 pounds at 16 Hands – Horse Rescue of Joe Written By: Kate Manning This is an accolade to two horse lovers from Florida – Gaetan and Michele – who over the past 20 years have taken on and cared for many horses after they were abandoned at their former boarding stable – turned rescue [...]

Sammy – A Horse Rescue Story

Sammy – A Horse Rescue Story

Sammy – A Horse Rescue Story Written by Alisa Atkinson The story of Sammy really begins eight years ago with the story of her mama Misty.  I bought Misty from a lady I met through a friend, a woman who owned many horses but for some reason was reluctant to let Misty go.  After an [...]