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Trapped, Traumatised and Terrified! Horse found trapped under a trailer is now safe and well at HorseWorld

On the evening of 6th September, horse rescue charity, HorseWorld received a phone call from the police requesting assistance with a young mare who was stuck under a trailer and in some pain and difficulty.

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Obese horses find happy new future

Two horses rescued from extreme neglect have now finally found their destiny and the future's looking bright.

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Buddy's story

In January 2011, staff at Horseworld worked around the clock to save the life of a young cob who arrived at the charities welfare department weighing just a third of his ideal body weight.

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Distressed horse forced to give birth whilst tethered by the neck

Take part in our poll about tethering on this page Catena and Salisbury look like a perfectly normal mare and foal, contented and grazing but Salisbury's entry into the world was traumatic for both mother and baby. The pair were rescued by Equine R...

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Ex-police horse becomes new member of rescue charity's training team

Rescue charity, HorseWorld have welcomed the arrival of a very special new member of staff. Beaufort the police horse will be working as part of the HorseWorld training team as the new escort horse to rehabilitated rescued horses.

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Pic-Ass-o's Got Talent!!

A donkey rescued from Romania has been showing off an unusual and special talent to millions of ITV viewers last week. Patty, a donkey from Bristol-based animal welfare charity, HorseWorld originally learnt to paint as part of a wide range of activities d...

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Local council Vice Chairman honours young people with special awards

Bath & North East Somerset Vice-Chairman Cllr Rob Appleyard congratulated the latest group of young people to successfully complete a ground-breaking course which uses horses to help young people.

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Charity's worst surviving rescue has finally found a home

In January 2011, staff at equine rescue centre, HorseWorld worked around the clock to save the life of a young cob who arrived at the charity’s welfare department weighing just a third of his ideal body weight. Now, four years later, he is fully recovere...

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HorseWorld's project for young people with physical or emotional disorders celebrates opening of new office base

Staff at a leading Bristol-based animal welfare charity are celebrating the opening of new office facilities housing a ground-breaking pilot project which employs horses to help young people with emotional, behavioural and learning issues.

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