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We're saying a huge thank you to SPILLERS™ for their support as part of their most recent equine obesity campaign.

The feed company have pledged to convert equine weight loss kilos into £££s, to raise £5,000 for us here at Redwings.

Sixteen ‘Best at Appleby’ welfare awards – organised by Redwings and supported by several National Equine Welfare Council members – were given out for equine health, happiness and horsemanship at this year’s Appleby Horse Fair.

HM The Queen was ‘touched’ by Redwings’ naming of miracle foal Monarch, in honour of her Platinum Jubilee, says letter from Buckingham Palace.

We wrote to Her Majesty to inform her of the arrival of the colt in April, born safe and healthy to his mother Majesty who had been involved in a road accident whilst pregnant.

In our Welfare Corner, Beth Cooper writes about horse fairs like Appleby Horse Fair, taking place later this week (9th - 13th June).

We are delighted to share with you some footage of foal Monarch enjoying being turned out on grass for the first time - just in time to celebrate the Queen’s Jubilee!

The youngster - who was born to mum Majesty after she was hit by a car in Essex whilst pregnant - is seen frolicking and galloping in the video, after he and his mum experienced grass for the first time together at one of our Norfolk sites.

The ‘Best at Appleby’ welfare awards – organised by Redwings and supported by several National Equine Welfare Council members to celebrate examples of equine health, happiness, and horsemanship – are back at this year’s Appleby Horse Fair.

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!

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.

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.

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