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HorseWorld\'s date with Destiny

A foal born at a Bristol equine welfare charity after her mother was rescued has been named in a competition and made her first ever appearance at HorseWorld's Visitor Centre over half term.

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Warning about animal overfeeding after obesity and neglect caused gross deformity of ponies\' \'Aladdin slippers\' hooves

Animal welfare experts are warning that overfeeding animals can be as cruel as starving them, after rescuing two grossly overweight horses with hooves so overgrown they "turned up like Aladdin's slippers."...

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Mayor meets Discovery Students at HorseWorld

"HorseWorld's Discovery Courses are an absolute win, win, win" says Mayor of Bristol, George Ferguson.

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Charities predict a winter of discontent for horses

HorseWorld is one of a group of six charities jointly launching a major report in Parliament on Tuesday 16 October, calling for government and public help to avert an equine crisis this winter...

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Charity staff get ready to gallop for the funds to cope with an equine crisis

Four members of staff from Bristol based charity HorseWorld, are running in the race in the hope to raise funds to cope with the current "Equine Crisis" in the UK. The race takes place on the 5th of May and in order to achieve a steady time, Vicky Gree...

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Wooden Spoon grant awarded to ground-breaking Discovery course aimed specifically at young people.

The £11,000 grant has been given to improve facilities for the Discovery course run at the Bristol based equine charity HorseWorld. The money has been allocated for a boot room and classroom greatly enhancing the facilities the course has to offer.

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Charity proposes to build brand new visitor centre - Public meeting Nov 2012

The HorseWorld animal welfare charity is proposing to build a brand new state-of-the-art visitor centre as part of its plans for an exciting future...

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A horse believed to be the cousin of champion racehorse Desert Orchid is making an outstanding recovery having been rescued by a West-based animal welfare charity.

The mare named 'Cressida' was discovered in starving conditions near Sailsbury significantly underweight, but with the help and rehabilitation HorseWorld have provided she is now back on top.

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HorseWorld's contribution recognised by local council in awards scheme

HorseWorld was recognised by Bath and North East Somerset (B&NES) Council for its contribution to creating a sustainable community in an Awards ceremony at Bath's Guildhall.

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West Country equine charity plays host to legendary old school national winning jockeys to show new students just how it's done.

The equine welfare charity HorseWorld is home to a programme called Discovery aimed at young people who may be outside mainstream schooling due to learning disabilities or behavioural difficulties had the pleasure of Richard Pitman and Graham Thorner's co...

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0 to 112 in six months: Young people's courses with horses thriving

A ground-breaking project that uses horses to help young people with emotional and learning difficulties to succeed is going from strength to strength, new figures show.

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Small ponies with BIG personalities: Meet The Shetlands Day

Shetland pony Bingo, rehabilitated from horrific neglect two years ago and now himself helping to rehabilitate young people, will take centre stage in a special day of fun and education on Saturday 23 February...

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B&NES Cabinet councillor meets horses and young people on ground-breaking project

A group of local young people on a ground-breaking North East Somerset-based course using horses to help them increase confidence, concentration and self esteem showcased their skills to the B&NES councillor responsible for decision-making about young peo...

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Equine link for PC repair firm

A Bristol-based computer and laptop repair firm has chosen popular animal welfare charity HorseWorld as its charity of the year.

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Pig looks for love this Valentine\'s Day: come and \'hug\' Janey this half-term!

A pig rescued from the meat market and given a loving home at HorseWorld is looking for human love this Valentine's Day. And you can adopt her for just £20!...

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