LATEST NEWS FROM CWHF

Ancestors of Outer Banks wild horses landed in Currituck 500 years ago

By Jeff Hampton Virginian-Pilot – May 26, 2020 Spanish explorers landed in Currituck County 500 years ago looking for gold, a good port and maybe a place to settle. When they found nothing that worked for them, they sailed for other lands. In the process, however, they left behind some small, sturdy horses that were […]

Care and Management – Removing a Horse From the Wild (or not)

Our post about Valor yesterday generated a lot of discussion about why we remove horses from the beach, what motivates that decision, and the reasons why a horse cannot be returned to the wild once it’s removed. Today we’ll try to answer those questions and provide some examples of other ways we manage and care […]

NC wild horse fund announces birth of baby foal, making her 3rd of 2020

WNCT 9 By Madison Forsey Posted Apr 26, 2020 / 05:46 PM CDT / Updated: Apr 27, 2020 / 05:06 AM CDT COROLLA, N.C. (WNCT) — The Corolla Wild Horse Fund announced in a Facebook post that a baby female foal was born Friday, making her baby number three in 2020. “This little girl was born Friday night and she and […]