Entries by Corolla Wild Horse Fund

Firecracker – Adopted Spring 2015

On June 29, 2012, Firecracker was found with an infected umbilical cord. For fear that without treatment, and possibly surgery, he would become septic and possibly die, Firecracker and his mother were removed to receive veterinary care. After a thorough exam by the veterinary it became apparent that something was also terribly wrong with his […]

Maria – Adopted!

ADOPTED Fall of 2013! Maria and Carlos were both adopted by the same family, and their new home is in Tennessee! It is reported that Tennessee pasture grass might just taste better than dune grass! Carlos was born in the wild and found abandoned in the summer of 2013. At the CWHF rescue barn, Maria and Carlos […]

Rico – Adopted Fall 2014!

Rico was removed on July 16, 2012 with a fractured coffin bone and loose bone fragment. Surgery to remove the fragment only has a 10% success rate and a 90% of permanently crippling him. Instead of surgery, Rico’s lower right front leg was put in a cast for several weeks, and his status was monitored […]