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Rene Char

A collection of our thoughts, tips and tricks, resources, training and adoption news, and pretty much everything that crosses our mind!

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Sometimes Life Isn't Fair

Reagan, one of the Shetland ponies from the Union County Seizure, joined our herd in greener pastures tonight. One of the thinnest of the horses, coming in at a 1.2, Reagan was doing really well with his rehab, gaining weight like crazy, and enjoying lots of attention and playtime in his small paddock with the other ponies.

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The Barn Cats

In honor of #NationalCatDay here is a rare picture of all six barn cats in the same area at one time without fighting. You have no idea how rare this is.

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What a great 2018 Bug Club FUNdraiser Show!

Beautiful weather, beautiful horses, and smiling people - that was the theme for our 2018 Bug Club FUNdraiser Show this weekend. Check out the post for some fun information about the show!


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September Adoption Special: Peggy & Eliza

For the month of September, we want to place friends with friends - so we're offering an adoption special. Take home two horses, pay one adoption fee (the higher of the two if they are different). For Peggy and Eliza, that means $250 each takes them both home (must adopt two horses, must return both to receive the refund for our trial placement policy).

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September Adoption Special: Eliana & Vanessa

For the month of September, adopt two horses and pay one adoption fee (the higher fee if one horse has a higher adoption fee). For mother/daughter Vanessa and Eliana, who could not only be a great riding team but could even be a great driving team if trained, that means $550 and an adoption contract will take them both home.

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The #SoYouThinkYouCanTrain Youth Training Challenge is Complete!

Congrats to our nine teens and their nine former ISPMB mustang horses (aged 2-3) for completing the #soyouthinkyoucantrain #youthtrainingchallenge! They used the Forever Foundation Plan 4 Progress program and did great! Stella has a home but the other 8 need homes still!

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