Doncaster Group: Roaming Horses Run into a Brighter Future

17th May 2018

In February 2018 a welfare concern was reported to Bransby Horses regarding a group of seven horses in the Doncaster area that were underweight and had no access to food or water. When welfare officers investigated, they also found a stallion in the field and foal that had unfortunately died. The group were identified as…

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15th May 2018

Bransby Horses received a call from a member of the public on Saturday afternoon who had found a foal dumped on a public footpath in Gainsborough. The External Welfare Team rushed to collect the colt that was just a few hours old and seriously ill. Bertie, named by the kind person that found him and…

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Bransby Horses Assists at British Horse Society Clinic

10th May 2018

Bransby Horses, along with other equine charities and industry professionals, assisted The British Horse Society (BHS) at Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, for a clinic on Tuesday 1st May 2018. The clinic was a great success and welcomed a total of 77 horses on the day, of which 28 were castrated and 68 were issued with a…

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Meet Evelina and Yogi Bear!

3rd May 2018

               Passchendaele, who came to Bransby Horses as part of a Multi-agency rescue in 2017 along with another Shire, Honour, gave birth to a beautiful filly, Evelina (above) in the early hours of Saturday morning. Both mare and foal are doing well and Passchendaele and Evelina are happily grazing with Honour, who is enjoying having a…

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Blue receives the ‘all clear’!

25th April 2018

This week Blue left the Animal Reception Centre (ARC) following his negative results for infectious diseases and is now settling into life on the Main Yard. While at the ARC he has been castrated but due to age and size, has been a little swollen so needs a calm environment for a few weeks before…

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LCFC’s Checkatrade Trophy Heads to Bransby Horses

20th April 2018

Visit Bransby Horses on Sunday 29th April to have your photo taken with Lincoln City’s Checkatrade Trophy at the Visitor Centre (10am-2pm) for a suggested donation of just £1 per person. The Imps won the Checkatrade Trophy in front of 27,000 of their supporters despite going into the game as underdogs against a Shrewsbury Town…

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The Vegetable Group – Rooting for a Brighter Future

6th April 2018

A group of six ponies that were rescued last year have recently been signed over to Bransby Horses following a prosecution brought by the RSPCA. In February 2017, Bransby Horses, along with other equine welfare charities were called to assist the RSPCA in removing a group of more than 20 equines. Their owner was overrun…

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Stallion Rescued Close to the M180

13th March 2018

On Friday 9th March Bransby Horses was called by members of the public and Humberside Police after an aged stallion had been found wandering dangerously close to the M180 and the A18, endangering his own life as well as motorists. The 14.2 piebald cob was more than accommodating when caught by the Police and seemed…

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