Our ‘Amazing Animal of the Month’ for October 2015 is Hercules the rescue pony.
“Even though I love him, he’s not what you’d call a traditional attractive show pony but he’s the most amazing pony and he deserves every piece of recognition he can get. He’s had a lot given to him but my god does he give it back, and he’ll always give it back, he will never ever let you down.” – Alison talking about Hercules. Rescue pony Hercules, given only a 2% chance of survival in 2011, has been crowned Supreme Champion in the World Horse Welfare #charity’s annual Rehomed Horse of the Year Awards thanks to his incredible will to survive and his role in helping his rehomer, Alison Ironside overcome breast cancer.
Hercules arrived at World Horse Welfare’s Glenda Spooner Farm in 2011 with chronic grass sickness, an illness which gave him just a two […]