Category Archives: Emergency assistance

Helping Equines in Bushfires February 2014

Evacuation, assistance available, welfare groups, social media networking, volunteering, etc. Any useful information related to horses and other equines caught up in bushfires that we haven’t linked to here yet, please let us know.¬† National¬† DART – Disaster Animal Response … Continue reading

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Helping Equines in NSW Bushfires ~ October 2013

The horse community is already supporting fire affected people with their equines and other animals. Links below will be updated as we find out more about various organisations helping those in need, plus social networking sites collating information. Links cover … Continue reading

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Horse Rescue & Equine Welfare Events ~ May & June 2013

Events in the next couple of months include World Donkey Day, large animal rescue roadshow dates, a high tea for mothers day, two trivia nights, law lecture series, picnic with donkeys, thoroughbred retraining demonstrations, volunteer days and an animal career … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events March and April 2013

Events in March & April include National Brumby Week, the start of the Large Animal Rescue Roadshow, a fashion event in NSW, a gymkhana in WA, a quiz night in Darwin and heaps more! March 2013 Fri 1st & Sat … Continue reading

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Helping Equines in Tas, NSW & Vic Bushfires ~ January 2013

Horses, ponies and donkeys have been caught up in the dreadful bushfires in Tas, NSW and Vic. If you want to help, or know someone who needs help, please take a look at these assistance programs currently underway.¬† ** Make … Continue reading

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Help for horses & other animals in Tasmanian bushfires ~ Jan 2013

*UPDATED* Useful links for horse people affected by January 2013 bush fires in Tasmania. Lost and found animals, vet services, evacuation for animals, donation drives for stockfeed and more. If you know of anything not included below, please let us … Continue reading

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Horse Rescue and Welfare at Equitana 2011 in Sydney

Are you heading to Equitana in Sydney this year? It’ll be on from Thursday the 10th to Sunday the 13th of November. Here are some horse welfare and rescue exhibitions and demonstrations to look out for on Brumbies, Equine Emergency … Continue reading

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Horse and Large Animal Emergency Rescue Workshops in 2011

If your horse got trapped in a dangerous situation, such as an overturned horse float or a septic tank, you’d want the rescue team to have the best possible training in how to safely get him or her out. Until … Continue reading

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Quick Update on Animals in Cyclone Yasi

RSPCA Qld inspectors have been surveying cyclone affected areas today to provide assistance to any animals in need. North Queenslanders are no strangers to cyclones, so hopefully we will be hearing more stories of animal lovers who prepared well for … Continue reading

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Queensland Flood Relief Fundraising Events and Auctions

Here are a couple more fundraisers to aid in flood recovery efforts in Queensland. These auctions are raising funds for either horses, all animals, or the Premier’s Appeal. See our previous post about online auctions from Horsezone and the Arabian … Continue reading

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