Redwings Horse Sanctuary Launch URGENT APPEAL

Redwings launch urgent hay appeal

Redwings Horse Sanctuary Launch URGENT APPEAL Redwings Horse Sanctuary has launched an urgent appeal having been forced to spend an extra £100,000 on hay this winter. The registered charity, which cares for 1,500 rescued horses, ponies, donkeys and mules across the UK, had been facing a hay shortage due to the extreme wet weather conditions. After heavy rain and flooding at Christmas, followed by last week’s snow and subsequent thaw, the Sanctuary has had to use much more of its hay supplies than usual to ensure its rescued residents have…

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Moving Horses to the EU – What’s the Situation?

EU updates on Equine Travel following Brexit

Moving Horses to the EU – What’s the Situation? Greater paperwork and further planning required in advance emerging only weeks after changes made Travel costs have increased by between 220% and 320% (estimated) Some horses pass through within an hour of arrival, while others who are already tired from travel have to wait several hours, which is not in the best interests of equine welfare. Those who have travelled under the new laws encouraged to give feedback to help build a case for change Moving horses to the EU post…

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