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Fall 2018

I am trying very hard to get back on track which has not been easy after the death of my mom. Thank you again to all those who reached out to me and my family, it has meant so very much to us. This year has flown by and in just a few weeks our annual Open House will take place on Sunday October 7th from 12-4pm. ...Read More ...

Summer 2018

These past few months have been very difficult for us. My mother was diagnosed with stage 4 cancer in mid-March and died April 29th. Her memorial service was May 11th. I dropped everything to go and care for her. I was very grateful to Bruce for picking up all the medical care of the horses as well as all his other chores and keeping our household running. I helped my father by going to every doctorís appointment and trying to absorb the whirlwind ride we were on. The time my sister and I had caring for our mother was precious. My motherís love of horses from a very young age came from her father, my grandfather, Max Palmer, and is what led me to eventually start a horse rescue ...Read more ...

Spring 2018

One of the most beautiful sights you could imagine is the farm after a snowfall. The farm is still, the sun glistens off the new fallen snow, and we take in the beauty of mother nature. Then reality hits Ė there is a lot of work to get done and starting to feed breakfast is a priority! Then thereís snow plowing and shoveling to be done just to reach the horses after some storms. For example, this last storm, just after late night feeding, Bruce was out plowing the drive way and making paths to get to the horses easily until after midnight, and his morning alarm goes off at 4 am ...
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Holiday 2017

I am proud of what we have been able to accomplish this year with our Equine Relief Fund. We helped over 70 horses from rescue groups all over the country, including mustangs that had been destined for slaughter, and several private owners in great need of grain, hay, vet care, including castration, coggins testing, humane euthanasia expenses, vaccines, emergency vet bills, etc. During the aftermath of several hurricanes we were able to send funds to 3 equine rescue groups in Texas and 3 equine rescues in Florida to help with urgently needed hay and grain, trailering expenses, and vet care. We work so hard behind the scenes and the everyday goings-on at the farm to help horses in need.
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Christmas 2002 - The Definitive My Side of the Fence

'Ok, so they arenít ridable anymore.' It never ceases to amaze me how many people get rid of a horse that has been good to them for many years because they canít ride them. It just astounds me that people who have had the same horse for a long time, 10-20 years, just get rid of them like they were never a part of the family. Read More ....

 

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