Entries by Corolla Wild Horse Fund

Tresie – Adopted July 2017

Tresie is a 13 year old mare who was rescued from the wild in 2006 with a severely injured right hind hoof. After surgery and a cast for 6 weeks she recovered and is now completely sound. Tresie was adopted by a great family in 2012 but came back to CWHF in the spring of […]

Noel – Adopted October 2017

Our sweet Noel was adopted by a wonderful family and is staying right here in Currituck County. Harrison is in the Wolfpack 4-H Club and met Noel during a meeting at the rehab farm. He and his mom Sarah spent several months getting to know Noel and their family decided that she would be a […]

Help Victims of Hurricane Harvey

Our hearts go out to everyone who has been impacted by the devastating flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey. Hurricanes are a part of life for us here on the Outer Banks and we know how exhausting and scary even a little bit of flooding can be, but the damage caused in Texas and Louisiana is […]

Hay For A Day

Hay – it’s what’s for dinner! Also breakfast, lunch, and a few snacks in between. Quality hay is the mainstay of our rescued horses’ diet. Horses are grazers. In the wild, they spend the majority of their time foraging for food and it’s important to recreate this behavior with domestic horses as well. The horses […]

Creed – has been adopted 10/23/2014

Our wonderful Creed now resides in Asheville, NC with his new owner Jim Kelton and will take part in endurance riding. It was bittersweet to see him go, but we are very happy and proud of him. Creed is a Colonial Spanish Mustang. He was born in the wild in May of 2006, north of […]

Member Spotlight: Claire Ledbetter

July 2014: Our member spotlight shines on Claire Ledbetter who is from Virginia. Claire came to visit us before, but this summer was different: Claire volunteered for us for a day, and she brought with her a Tupperware container filled with money she saved and donated! We asked Claire to tell us about herself, and […]

Mustang Music Festival is October 10th & 11th!

Mark your calendars for Friday October 10th and Saturday October 11th and join us for the 4th annual Music Mustang Festival! Mike Dianna is going all out this year by bringing this music extravaganza to the Whalehead in Historic Corolla. There are expanded activities for families, horses and of course award winning music. Please click […]

Member Spotlight: Betsy Henkel

June 2014: Our member spotlight shines on our very own Betsy Henkel (she’s not only an employee, but a Charter member as well!) This picture shows Betsy trail riding with Moves Like Jagger, her 6 year old standard-bred/Percheron cross. Betsy has loved horses since she was a young girl and started riding when she was […]

Member Spotlight: Olivia Lantz

May 2014: Our Member Spotlight shines on 12 year old Olivia Lantz. She is 12 years old and is in 6th grade. Olivia has been riding horses since she was five and owns two horses, James & Remington. Her favorite horse book is the Canterwood Crest Series. Olivia sponsors FIVE (5!) of our Corolla wild […]