If you were following our earlier story about the little girl from Idaho that took Big Girl home and gave her all the love she had, you'll want to know about this. It turns our Big Girl was pregnant, and apparently older than we even thought. She went into labor, and the vet was called - it looked as though everything was going ok. The next morning, the little girl, Lee, went out to hug her horse before going to school, and Big Girl licked her whole face as if to say goodb
As I sit here typing, the winds are howling. We have been working in pretty much blizzard conditions, with a wind chill well under 0. It is 3 degrees with the temperature at -20 with the wind chill at this time. More snow is expected in the next few days with even colder temperatures.
At this point Chilly Pepper will have pulled 41 horses, thanks to all the wonderful folks who are helping us save these horses. We are heading out on Friday with the first two trailer loads. W
Here's the latest from the Dewey County Sheriff as of 9:30pm PST on 12/3/2016 - we need to do everything we can to keep these horses from going to slaughter! The sale has been set with Phillip Livestock in Phillip SD on Dec. 20th, 2016. It had not been determined the exact date that the horses will be loaded out to go to the sale at this time. The sale barn and the wrangler we have hired will arrange that date depending on weather and foreseen problems. Also we got word that