What's next for the Many horses?

Sabine Humane Society continues rescue efforts

Thursday, January 12, 2012 - 9:32am

Up to twenty horses are dead at a Many ranch and their owner charged with animal cruelty. Larry Kelly of the Sabine Humane Society says dozens of animals were seized from the property over the weekend. Now he and the two-person staff of the shelter are working double-time to rehabilitate the malnourished animals. "It's been kind of tough," he said. "If you see watermarks around our ears, that's because that's how deep we've been."

Many of the horses are now in Alexandria, where they're receiving emergency veterinary care. Others have been placed with the Louisiana Horse Rescue Assocation. Kelly says the horses will remain with their caregivers for several days and nursed to full health before they arrange adoptions.

If you would like to donate to the Sabine Humane Society to contribute toward the cost of the horses' care, you can contact them at 520 McDonald Drive, Many, LA 71449. You can also call 318-256-2275.

To contribute to the Louisiana Horse Rescue Association efforts, visit the website. http://lahorserescue.com/id43.html

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