Posted by Trina on Sep 20, 2011 in Association News, Hugo | 0 comments
A few months back we received a very sad email to say that Hugo’s adopters were sadly having to hand Hugo back to ERF due to relocating back to the UK. It was an emotional time as Hugo, our first rescue, had been with the family for so long and their daughter,Pippa, had built up an amazing bond with him.
Luckily for Hugo, fate was on his side! The family who adopted Perry from us decided...
Well the lovely Hugo has been in his adoptive home for a year now, and what a difference a year makes! His adopters are an excellent example of how to bond with a horse or pony that has suffered neglect and/or abuse. It is always worth taking everything that little bit slower and never asking too much too soon when a horse has had a bad start. When you build up their trust though you have a such...
Posted by Trina on May 14, 2008 in Horses, Rescues, Welfare | 0 comments
It was lovely to hear from Hugo’s adoptive family today with an update how brilliantly he is coming along.
Pippa and Hugo have formed such a trusting bond and all the patience and kindness she has shown towards him are paying off.
This once agressive and neglected pony has turned into an obliging friendly little chap and he and Pippa are enjoying hacking out and jumping logs...
Last Saturday we delivered Hugo to his wonderful new home in the Limousin. We would like to thank everyone that made his rescue possible and his new family for offering this very special little chap the equally special home he deserved.Watch his arrival...
Posted by Trina on Feb 15, 2008 in Uncategorized | 0 comments
Brrrrr…..another freezing start and Hugo is up catching the early morning sun rising. Hugo has had one family try him out last week but after much deliberation it was agreed that maybe they were not experienced enough to take him on. We do however have another family coming to try him on Tuesday so fingers and hooves crossed it all works out well!
*Remember to be careful when turning...