Category Archives: Horse Rescue

Horse Welfare Events Jan and Feb 2014

Happy New Year! Coming up in the next 2 months there is the Australian Brumby Challenge, Large Animal Rescue events, a racehorse welfare demonstration and opportunities for volunteers to help out at a working bee or volunteer day. A somewhat quiet … 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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Help Give Horse Rescues a Boost on Facebook

A lot of people think they can’t do much to help horses in need, but it’s not true! You can help horses and other equines FOR FREE, from the comfort of your very own Facebook account. If you’ve ever wanted … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events for October and November 2012

October and November are shaping up as the busiest months of 2012 so far for horse welfare and rescue events! Things kick off with Be Kind To Animals Week where everyone can act local! Think up your own event and … Continue reading

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Christmas Gift Guide for Aussie Horses in Need ~ 2012 Edition

Christmas has really snuck up on us this year! Is it really only a couple of weeks away?? Here are some great gift ideas, Christmas cards and even supplies for your Christmas (or New Year’s) party that contribute some or … 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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Upcoming Events ~ July and August 2011

Events in the next couple of months include – a masquerade ball in WA, a trivia afternoon in Qld, a Christmas in July in NSW, a brumby spotting tour, Hendra Virus seminars and online photo shows for ponies! July 2011 … 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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What can you do with a Standardbred?

The word is slowly spreading about standardbreds – they are gaining a much deserved reputation as a breed with quiet and trainable temperaments. These horses, although trained to trot or pace at high speeds, are more than capable of making … Continue reading

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Meet People Helping Horses!

This weekend Horse Welfare Inc and the Hunter Valley Brumby Association were out and about at Tocal Field Days, meeting people and raising awareness about what they do. Looks like it was a fun weekend, judging by the HVBA’s photos … Continue reading

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