Activities & Newsletters

Newsletters

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Happenings

  • The Anderson Sling was used to aid a horse with a broken leg
  • The Anderson Sling was used twice for a Tennessee Walker mare at a vet clinic
  • The Anderson Sling was used to support an aged Warmblood Stallion
  • The Large Animal Lift was used to raise and support a 35 year old gelding who had fallen
  • The Large Animal Lift and “Lucky” were usedto demonstrate use and availability at several venues
  • Helped a worried owner in North Carolina obtain an Anderson Sling for her two year old filly with a broken hip
  • Found homes for a team of Belgian geldings who had been saved from the kill pen
  • Saved a registered Appaloosa from the kill pen
  • Accepted an old, emaciated mare into RMHR whose owners could no longer feed her
  • Had our rescue highlighted in the Colorado Springs gazette, The Arvada Press, and other Jefferson County Newspapers
  • Received a fantastic grant from the Lauretta Boyd Charitable Trust
  • Welcomed many new reliable volunteers
  • Visited Mitchell School 1st Graders with Cowboy, our miniature horse mascot
  • Received training at a two day seminar for Animal Control Officers with talks by nationally known experts
  • Testified in court cases on the impoundment and bond setting of at risk horses
  • Gave surplus donations of supplements, equipment, etc. to other horse rescues
  • Helped an elderly, handicapped lady who was having trouble caring for her horse
  • Helped a lady find homes for her 7 horses including a Belgian Stallion
  • Contacted officials to get a terribly crippled horse put down
  • Found homes for an abandoned donkey and Belgian Mule
  • Gave donated golf car to another rescue

2015/2016 RMHR Advisors

Jerry Burk, Attorney and CPA
Steve Long, DVM
Debbie Mayo, DVM
Charlie McKay
Gary Pallaoro, DVM
Lois Toll, DVM
Jeff Wells, DVM
Shane Baird, DVM