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HorseWorld urges motorists to be on the lookout for horses in the country lanes

HorseWorld is urging motorists to drive with caution along country lanes and be on the lookout for horses and riders after the charity has received calls about the lanes inlocal areas, Upton Cheyney, Beach and Bitton.

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Bus stop Buster passes away

A 34-inch grey Shetland pony who made national news last October has passed away peacefully in his field.

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Animal welfare charities rescue horses from floods

Animal welfare charities rescue horses from floods in Dorset.

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A happy ending for abandoned horse

A horse rescued from abandonment whilst pregnant has now been rehomed thanks to equine rescue charity HorseWorld in Bristol.

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HorseWorld's adoption event is a big success

Animal rescue charity, HorseWorld held a special day for supporters who sponsor animals on their adoption scheme last Saturday. Over 400 people came to visit their 'adopted' animals at HorseWorld's welfare department in Whitchurch, Bristol.

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HorseWorld charity tack shop re-opens

Animal welfare charity HorseWorld launched its new, relocated tack shop on Saturday. The shop selling both new and used tack, rugs and horse equipment was set up to raise funds for the charity's rescued animals.

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Fireman Ham moves to pastures new

A 14-stone pig rescued by welfare charity HorseWorld has retired from his job working with Avon Fire & Rescue Service this week and moved to a farm with other pigs where he can relax and enjoy a well earned retirement.

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Computer donated by Intel to benefit Discovery students

Intel in Swindon have kindly donated a laptop to the young people who attend Discovery courses run by animal welfare charity, HorseWorld.

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Eight-year-old Alfie has made a Shire-sized cycle of 35 miles for charity!

Beginning at Wadworth Brewery in Devizes and ending at HorseWorld, Whitchurch, Alfie Waker at only 8 years old cycled 35 miles on Sunday 19th May and did it all for charity!...

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Pony found at a bus stop is on journey to recovery

Onlookers were astonished to see a rather unusual commuter waiting patiently at a bus stop near Bristol's busy city centre on Monday 28th October. A small, grey Shetland pony stallion had been abandoned, tied to the bus stop on the bustling street. Now re...

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Bus stop Buster is looking for a home

A Shetland pony found tied to a city centre bus stop is now looking for a family to call his own.

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Horses are my saviour - How rescued horses rescued Richard

Bristol charity, HorseWorld Trust, helps 21 year-old Richard face his fears and beat his self-harming issues and depression by offering him a place where he feels safe and at ease. Richard who used to self harm and wouldn't leave the safety of his home no...

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Youngster is nominated for 'Animal Hero Award' for his fundraising efforts for HorseWorld

Eight-year old Alfie Waker is no stranger to publicity and on Thursday 28th November, Alfie and his family took the trip to London for a special awards ceremony.

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Wiltshire based company Animal Friend's Insurance donate £20,000 to Bristol Charity HorseWorld

Animal Friends Insurance, one of the UK's largest pet insurers, has decided to celebrate the Christmas festivities by making two huge donations totaling £20,000 to Bristol-based equine charity, HorseWorld Trust.

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Sad day as HorseWorld considers closure of visitor centre after planning refusal

The board of trustees at leading equine charity HorseWorld has announced it may be forced to close its Whitchurch visitor centre.

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