Horse Left for Dead in Arizona Needs Your Help

An abused and starved horse was dropped at a home in Mesa, Ariz., and the women and vet clinic caring for him are seeking donations to save his life.

According to an article on by MaryEllen Resendez, the horse had been hit so hard that the blow fractured his skull, his legs were swollen, and his hooves overgrown. The woman who found the horse named him Solo Vino, meaning came alone.

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Donations for the horse are being accepted at the Equine Voices Rescue and Sanctuary Web site (specify Solo Vino fund), e-mail to, or call 480/966-0624 and donate directly to the East Valley Equine veterinary clinic. 

About the Author

Kimberly S. Brown

Kimberly S. Brown was the Publisher/Editor of The Horse: Your Guide To Equine Health Care from June 2008 to March 2010, and she served in various positions at Blood-Horse Publications since 1980.

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