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In our Welfare Corner, Beth Cooper writes about pregnant mares and mares with foals at foot who come into Redwings' care, and why they're so special!

We’re delighted to announce that from Friday 27th May the Redwings Adoption Star birthday parties are back, and you're invited!

Redwings is celebrating after placing 21st in a top 100 'most loved' charities report.

Nicola Knight, Head of Communications and Campaigns at Redwings, said: “We definitely feel the love from our supporters, and I want to take this opportunity to say that the feeling is mutual. We’re extremely grateful to them for all we’re able to achieve for the horses, ponies, donkeys and mules who need us, thanks to them.”

A pony who had an untreated eye injury is recovering in Redwings’ care in Norfolk after having the eye removed.

Pickle, as she has been named, had surgery in our Equine Reception Centre within 24 hours of being signed over to the charity, and whilst still under quarantine conditions.

The collaboration* behind Strangles Awareness Week (SAW) which began yesterday (2nd – 8th May) is at Badminton this week – the biggest five-star eventing competition in the world.

Current champion Piggy March – who is supporting the campaign to raise awareness of strangles and help prevent an outbreak – is coming back to defend her title with bay mare Vanir Kamira.

With Strangles Awareness Week 2022 (SAW) taking place next week (2nd-8th May), the SAW collaboration is excited to share new data from Dr Andrew Waller showing why monitoring horses' temperature is such a valuable habit to get into. 

A pregnant mare who was involved in a road traffic accident in Essex has given birth in Redwings’ care. 

Majesty – named in honour of the Queen’s Jubilee year – came into us two months ago after suffering a broken nose and chest injuries in the crash.

Leading event rider Piggy March has given her support to this year’s Strangles Awareness Week (SAW) with a new 'How to...' take your horse's temperature for the first time video. 

It's birthday season!

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