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10.19.09

A Must-Read in the NY Times: “New Homes and New Hope for Some Neglected Horses”

If you haven’t yet, please read this article by Joe Drape for the New York Times about the malnourished and neglected horses found at Ernie Paragallo’s farm in upstate New York. In April of this year, the thoroughbred breeder and owner Paragallo was arrested and eventually charged with 35 counts of cruelty to animals. Since then, horse lovers across the county have come to the rescue for many of these animals. While that doesn’t change what these horses went through, it’s comforting to reaffirm what most of us already know: that the horse community is filled with people who are willing to go the extra mile to help a horse in need.

EscapedFromNewYork is one of the horses saved from Paragallo's farm.

EscapedFromNewYork is one of the horses saved from Paragallo's farm.

http://www.kentuckyhorsephotos.com/EsacapedFromNewYork.html

http://www.oldfriendsequine.org/

http://www.racehorsetrust.org/

http://www.anotherchance4horses.com

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