Tag Archives: Horse Rescue Australia

An “each way bet” for Aussie horses in need

The Melbourne Cup represents the pinnacle of horseracing in Australia. But what about the horses we don’t see running in the race that stops the nation? RSPCA Australia research estimates that only 300 thoroughbred foals out of each 1000 pregnancies … Continue reading

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Brumby Festival and HRA Volunteer Day – 10/10/10

The 10th of the 10th of the 10th (tenth Oct, 2010) was a busy day in the world of Australian horse welfare and rescue. You may have already read about the successful horse meat protest in Perth in our previous … Continue reading

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Sun 10th Oct ~ A busy day for horse welfare in WA and NSW!

Got anything planned for this Sunday, the 10th of October? Three events are planned in the world of horse welfare: 1. The protest gathering against the sale of horse meat for human consumption in Australia will be underway at the … Continue reading

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Something Fun for Horsey Kids to do in October!

Horse Rescue Australia have a great section for kids in their latest newsletter. They say: “We have so many kids coming along to our volunteer days and becoming members and sponsors┬áthat we thought we should have a special page just … Continue reading

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Volunteer Day at Horse Rescue Australia ~ Oct 10th 2010 (NSW)

Horse Rescue Australia are located in Freemans Reach in NSW. According to their website: “Since 1986 when we began, over 1,400 horses have passed through our gates with the vast majority placed into new homes. By supporting the new owners … Continue reading

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