Ted is absolutely the #RightHorse for me. He has made me a better human being and horseman. I’m beyond grateful for my #RightHorse! I look forward to watching Ted blossom into the amazing horse that he is.
We’ve become a team. We still have silly moments, but we’ve also had moments where I trusted Gil with my life and he was steady as a rock. We will be going on many more adventures together, and I know that he is my heart horse and that I am his person.
I felt like we were riding into the NFR finals when we rode into that arena. We were both a bit too excited, but she held it together and we had a super time. And we placed! It was the right vibe; a bunch of people who love horses all in the same place having fun.
Drifter’s Hearts of Hope, Love this Horse Equine Rescue and the West Virginia Rescue Network have been selected to receive Innovation Grants from The Right Horse Initiative, a program of the WaterShed Animal Fund……
If we were to continue doing the same thing we have been doing, nothing will change. Is comparing horses to dogs/cats like comparing apples to oranges? Yes, but are there ways that you can correctly compare apples and oranges that are helpful? Yes.
Before a horse can be adopted into a loving home, the right person needs to be aware that the horse exists and is available for rehoming. That is where good marketing becomes necessary.
I began fostering Rose once she was weaned from her dam and she quickly wormed her way into my heart. I loved everything about her from her sassiness to her willing attitude to learn new things. I just knew deep down she was the right horse for me.
We did our pattern and all I can remember is stopping and backing at that final cone and holding my tears back. It was the best pattern I have ever had. He was an absolute all-star and I was so excited that all our hard work had shown.
Staying true to the pioneering spirit of the award, the other three finalists have all recognized the need to improve equine welfare and have emerged as leaders in the field by being early partners of The Right Horse Initiative….
Most organizations want to help as many horses as possible; the way to achieve this sustainably is to begin by measuring basic equine data including intakes, adoptions, other outcomes, length of stay and capacity.
He has humbled me, taught me, and given me his heart and trust. Together, we can accomplish more than I could have ever imagined. Of all the mustangs I could have ended up with, Luke was the right horse.
I am just in awe with this horse. My life has gone in a positive direction since we adopted this guy. We are incredibly grateful for him and everyone involved in his rescue and re-purpose.