my own rescue - The Horse Forum
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 17 Old 10-28-2011, 03:19 PM Thread Starter
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 30
• Horses: 0
my own rescue

this is smokey when i got him in April and how he looks now. (this photo was taken about 6 weeks ago)
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Smokey 1.jpg (98.9 KB, 198 views)
File Type: jpg Smokey 2.jpg (71.6 KB, 192 views)
sadstory1 is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 17 Old 10-28-2011, 03:21 PM
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Alberta, Canada
Posts: 1,779
• Horses: 2
Poor boy

You've done a nice job with him. He looks so much better!

Sometimes I wrestle with my demons. Sometimes we just snuggle.
Red Gate Farm is offline  
post #3 of 17 Old 10-28-2011, 03:28 PM
Green Broke
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: West Virginia
Posts: 3,971
• Horses: 1
Wow! Congrats! What a transformation! Very pretty boy :)
csimkunas6 is offline  
post #4 of 17 Old 10-28-2011, 03:34 PM
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Oregon
Posts: 304
• Horses: 1
You did a really good job of bring his weight back. I love his coloring. How old is he?

Dark Intentions is offline  
post #5 of 17 Old 10-28-2011, 05:16 PM Thread Starter
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 30
• Horses: 0
he's only 8. he cannot be ridden if you look at his back legs they are deformed. but i love him all the same
Corporal likes this.
sadstory1 is offline  
post #6 of 17 Old 10-29-2011, 09:48 AM
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Atlanta, GA
Posts: 750
• Horses: 3
I did notice something going on with his back legs, but you did a fantastic job bringing him back to a healthy weight! What a handsome boy, and I'm sure he makes a fantastic pet

Impressive Wild Angel- Ginger Happy Go Lucky- Duncan Little Boy Blue- MellowSweetwaters Eqyptian King- Sam
musicalmarie1 is offline  
post #7 of 17 Old 10-29-2011, 02:36 PM
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Umatilla, Florida
Posts: 57
• Horses: 1
He's stunning! You've done an amazing job with him. That's really fantastic. I love before and after pictures. I'm in shock at what a difference you've made so fast!
DealingJacks is offline  
post #8 of 17 Old 10-29-2011, 02:56 PM
Green Broke
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: In a hicktown
Posts: 3,489
• Horses: 7
Great job. He looks so much happier now.

Why was he like that? Was it like a neglect case?

I was a dreamer
Before you went and let me down.
VanillaBean is offline  
post #9 of 17 Old 10-29-2011, 04:14 PM Thread Starter
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 30
• Horses: 0
well he was gelded and turned straight out to grass. when his previous owner went to check on him (3months later), he was in that state. mainly down to red worm infestation and really really bad teeth so he struggled to eat
sadstory1 is offline  
post #10 of 17 Old 10-29-2011, 06:39 PM
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 23
• Horses: 0
Poor little guy :(

You have done fantastic with him though, he's beautiful!
pintohorse10 is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Rescue Me...PLEASE herdbound Horse Videos 2 09-17-2011 11:10 PM
Rescue a rescue? fancypanzy123 Horse Health 5 11-11-2010 09:26 AM
New rescue damnedEvans Horse Pictures 11 11-10-2010 04:24 PM
Help a Rescue Win $10,000! LadyDreamer Horse Talk 0 12-24-2008 04:12 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome