OUR NOVEMBER BUCKET FUND HORSES: MEET BONNIE AND CLYDE – sweet, well-trained, walking skeletons






I always wonder how an owner who has loved (?), trained and ridden horses for many years, could then watch those same horses starve to death.

Right out the back window.  Starving.  And the even worse part… they were surrounded by greenery that they couldn’t reach.

The horses were seized on Sunday and turned over to Sound Equine Options  (FB) .  Clyde is just over a 1 on the Henneke Scale.  Bonnie is slightly better.

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The gelding, Clyde, begging the workman who found them to do something.

THEIR STORY

Bonnie and Clyde lived on the end of a long country road in a muddy pasture where they were easily missed.

A workman who was new to the area, happened to spot the two horses and IMMEDIATELY turned the owner into the County.

All we know is that these are 20 year-old paint horses that lived together most all of their lives with this owner.  They are extremely polite, trained and friendly – .

They are on the UC David refeeding protocol now and need everything:  digestible food, supplements, trims, teeth done and blankets because it is snowing and they have no meat on their bones.

Can you imagine being a totally trained horse and then your owners quit feeding you?

Wow.



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CLYDE and his friend, Bonnie, both starved while surrounded by greenery.

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2 comments have been posted...

  1. dawndi Post author

    They are at a rescue being loved and aided. The previous owners will be prosecuted. The County is very strict, thank goodness.

  2. Lana Marie D.

    I am totally STUNNED & appalled at what people do EVERYDAY to their ”loved” animals….the mentality is something I cannot wrap my head around. Right outside your door they starve???

    Maybe I missed it, where were the horses living & where are they now?

    Thks

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