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27/01/2016 Sad Farewell - Harlequin

Handsome Harlequin of the Met Police suddenly became very ill in January. After trying everything we could, we had to make the decision to say goodbye. Harly was an all-round superstar and had already survived the emergency removal or a strangulated lipoma along with ten feet of gut.: Read full story>>


22/01/2016 We reached 14k!

Well January certainly was blue for us, but in a positive way as we reached 14k likes on our Facebook page.: Read full story>>


01/01/2016 Gone But Not Forgotten Residents 2015

As a Home of Rest for retired equine civil servants we have more than our fair share of goodbyes. It is our duty and our privilege to care for these wonderful horses in their twilight years and also to know when it's best for them to let them go for that final sleep. It it also expected that some of rescue residents may leave us suddenly due to the condition they arrive it.: Read full story>>