Category Archives: Before & After Stories of Horses Rescued

Read about the condition some of the horses were in when they came to CFH and how they are today after their rehabilitation has been completed.

Rocky

Rocky was taken away from his owners along with another horse because the authorities deemed it necessary due to neglect of wounds and feed shortage. As you can see Rocky had some injuries on his neck and hoof that were … Continue reading

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Spike

Spike was being boarded at a local boarding stables in Sierra Vista.  The owner of Spike was not living in the area and was trusting the boarding stables to use the boarding fee to pay for feed for him.  Some … Continue reading

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Niki

Niki was only 18 months old when she was found along with 10 other horses in a pen.  From the road you could see ribs on many of the horses.  Her condition was critical and she had very little strength … Continue reading

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Blackjack

Blackjack was living in Tucson when a concerned neighbor contacted CFH to find out what could be done to help this poor horse.  Arizona Livestock officers had been out on site and said the horse was fine.  So the owner … Continue reading

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One Eyed Jack

Jack came into the program when some concerned neighbors saw him standing in a pen with several other horses.  Jack was the only skinny horse there. After the enighbor contacted CFH, the authorities were called and immediately removed Jack.  As … Continue reading

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Hawk

Hawk who is laying down in the horse trailer had a very traumatic incident.  He was very thin, and the owners had tried to load him into a trailer using chains hooked tohis back legs and tried to drag him … Continue reading

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Lady

Lady was brought into the program when Arizona State Livestock inspectors removed her from her owners for severe neglect and starvation. As you can see she was extremely underweight and her feet were like platters, however she still had a … Continue reading

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Indio – Starvation Case

Indio is 25 yrs. old and came to us in a severe state of starvation.  His owner in phoenix gave him away to someone in Benson area through a craiglist psoting.  Once down in Benson the new owner could not … Continue reading

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Desert – Stray Horse from Nogales

Desert was found as a stray last April in the Nogales area.  He is about 7-8 yrs. old, very atheltic and well built.  Desert was a stud until recently so does act studdy and aggressive if around other horses at … Continue reading

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Hank Rescued 12-18-10

Hank is a 12 yr old gelding that was hurt when he ran through barbed wire fencing and then could not be ridden.  His owners at that time did not care for his wounds and eventually fed him less and … Continue reading

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