Living the Rescue "Dream"

“You live my dream life.”If I've heard it once, I’ve heard it a million times .My husband and I own a farm animal rescue, and through chatting with our visitors we have discovered that thousands of animal lovers embrace a fantasy about what it’s like to save the lives of animals; they think they know what it’s all about.I promise them, they don’t....more

Cheyenne's Long Road Home

September of 2012 was when I encountered the worst case of animal neglect I’d ever seen, and after more than a dozen years of rescue, that’s saying something. I had gotten a call from ACO Karen Lombardi explaining they had to do an emergency rescue of a horse less than a mile from our farm, could we help get her, and would I have a stall for her to stay in during her recovery....more
What a powerful story.  Thank you for all you do for homeless or abused animals.more

The Long Goodbye: Meet Vinnie

 It makes perfect sense to tell the story of an off-the-track Thoroughbred in the m...more

A Rescue Training Journal, Told from Two Viewpoints.

If there is an annual pony day, it should be Christmas. The reason is obvious, but if you didn’t get your wish, read this:...more

Rescue: Not for the Faint of Heart.

 Do you ever w...more

Inspiration from Ruby Ranch Horse Rescue.

Some rescue groups prove their point by showing graphic photos of the very worst cases of abuse and neglect. These horrific images cower in a dark corner of my brain forever. Their torture leaves a mark on us, too....more

Animal Abuse, Michael Vick, and So Many Shades of Grey

UPDATE & questions- A 23 year old woman was arrested  in New Hampshire yesterday for the abuse ...more

Horse News: Good and Bad…

It was big news when Moorlands Totalis sold last year. Zenyatta is due to foal soon and the press is waiting. I see Ravel had a big win in Florida recently. Well, I have some really big news for the horse world. And I mean Seriously Giant News....more
"Hobbit always did fancy himself a ladies man." Ha! *grin*more

Speed Dating Rescue Horses- and Slaughter.

 “Hey, Little Red-haired Girl, I have your pony here!!!” Meet Bailey, my most recent date....more