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2016 Was A Really Good Year!

Patriot Equine Technical Rescue had a really great year!

Actually, it was a great first year and four months but, as I didn’t do a year-end update for 2015 (as a new organization, most of our major accomplishments were administrative!), I will sum it all up here: 290 more words

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Vertical Lift Rescue

Dr. Derek Cavatorta and technician Kim Maguy of SRH Veterinary Services were recently involved in the rescue of a draft mare that broke through a fence and got stuck down in the mud.

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Seven New Donkeys Under A Star-Speckled Sky

From the floor in the cob webby, cadaverous corner of my closet, I retrieved my thickest jacket—a cream colored hoodie with peach and green zigzags stretched horizontally across it. 1,136 more words

Alison Boyd - Wings of Hope Ranch

IN 2007 IT WAS ESTIMATED THAT APPROXIMATELY 170,000 HORSES GO UNWANTED EACH YEAR.  IN 2015, THE NUMBER WAS EVEN HIGHER.

Many of the unwanted horses in the U.S.

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Have A Plan For When Disaster Strikes

Horse Owners, this video of a rescue of a horse entrapped in mud in PA is worth a watch. These rescues, as for most equine technical rescue incidents, are measured in hours, not minutes, so have a plan in place.  711 more words

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Night Vision

Ever notice how poorly illuminated horse trailers are, especially at night or on the highway?
This is a simple way to make your trailer (even the white ones need this!) more visible to other motorists and trucks: Add adhesive reflective material! 61 more words

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