Scarlett survives Strangles!


March 16, 2017

You may remember the story of Scarlett, an eight-year-old Thoroughbred mare who arrived at Bransby Horses in November last year following seizure by the RSPCA; she was found abandoned close to a busy road and was ushered into a garden to keep her safe. In a very poor state, with a body condition of just…

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Brooke Update


March 13, 2017

WARNING *Upsetting Images* Brooke was taken into charity care on Thursday 2nd March and had a very lucky escape thanks to a passer-by, Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue and Rase Vets. Brooke was stuck in the River Till after slipping on the very wet river bank. It is unknown how long Brooke had been in the water,…

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A new start for Echo, Thor and Jordan


March 10, 2017

After spending their time in the care of the charity, we are delighted to announce that Echo, Thor and Jordan have found a loving home with Brackenhurst College under the Bransby Horses Commercial Rehoming Scheme. The scheme is very similar to the standard Rehoming Scheme, except the equine goes out to a college, university or…

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Improvement for the mares from Bodmin Moor


March 10, 2017

In January 2017, Bransby Horses welcomed an additional ten mares from Bodmin Moor, Cornwall. Despite the best efforts of multiple organisations, the welfare crisis continues. Named by staff, Buttercup, Blossom, Camellia, Primrose, Ivy, Daisy, Lilac, Jasmine, Tulip and Snowdrop were assessed by vets on arrival. Unfortunately, Jasmine had an infection from a previous injury that…

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A lucky escape for Brooke


March 8, 2017

WARNING *Upsetting Images* Bransby Horses’ most recent intake, Brooke (pictured) had a very lucky escape thanks to a passer-by, Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue and Rase Vets. Brooke was stuck in the River Till after slipping on the very wet river bank. It is unknown how long Brooke had been in the water, but she was…

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Ex-Racehorses – Where are they now?


February 23, 2017

Laouen Laouen, owned by Ashley Bank Investments & Dr K Fraser, ran a total of eleven times and earnt over £42,000! Trained by L Lungo, in just a short time, Laouen proved to be a star alongside jockey’s Brian Harding, Tony Dobbin and W Dowling. After arriving at Bransby Horses in November 2013, as he…

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BETA International backs Bransby Horses


February 21, 2017

BETA International has named Bransby Horses its chosen charity for 2018. Bransby Horses will enjoy a high-profile presence at next year’s trade fair, with an information stand and a session in The Hub, where visitors and exhibitors can find out more about its crucial work. “We are thrilled to secure support from BETA International and…

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Bullseye Update


February 20, 2017

Bullseye was taken into charity care on Tuesday 14th February along with his field companion, Lasso, who sadly, had to be put to sleep on Friday. Unfortunately, the decision was made with the vets on Saturday to also have Bullseye put to sleep. Although Bullseye was wormed and had begun his treatment, he began to…

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