Success Stories

Komet with staff


Nicky’s work with Komet continues and his training journey has been captured in a new training film we’re now using to share best practice with other equine owners.

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Solar one day old with mother


Grooms at the Sanctuary had a welcome surprise upon their arrival to work when rescue pony Sandy unexpectedly gave birth to a healthy colt foal.

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Two horses together in field

Zinnia and Cali

Zinnia and Cali came to us with a long list of health problems after they were found abandoned.

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Horse with volunteers

April and Lola

April is a bay thoroughbred with a big personality. Lola is a palomino Shetland who loves fuss.

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Horse with volunteer


Karma’s lovely nature soon made her an ideal candidate to join the Education team.

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Pops and Olly brushing their noses together

Pops and Olly

Pops and Olly are two friendly thoroughbreds who came to us in November 2021.

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White horse


Life could have been very different for Myrddin and the 14 other very young colts taken in from the Whispering Willows horse sanctuary.

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Yasmina and Ember together in a field

Yasmina and Ember

Yasmina came into the sanctuary with her long-term companion, Ember.

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Diagelo and Megan Mayne


Diangelo and Mason’s dams had health problems when they arrived in foal at the Sanctuary in 2018.

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