Big Ben - The Art of the Rescue
By Christine Ponte 17-09-2019
To all of you horse lovers out there that have ever taken in a rescue, I thank you.
I have broken down the steps I take when a new horse arrives and have created a checklist that may be helpful. There are three aspects to diagnosing the issues you may be faced with.. Abuse can be physical, psychological and nutritional.
Upon arrival at my ranch, each horse is placed in a quarantine paddock. A full body check is done to check for obvious injuries. Fresh water and good quality hay is giv...