Pony with horrific neck wound searching for new residence after rescue


An deserted pony discovered alone with a extreme neck wound and a rugged coat has had her life modified by rescuers.

Paddy was found uncared for in Sprotbrough, Doncaster, in January by the RSPCA with a four-inch wound on her neck.

However after 9 weeks of care and therapy, her wounds have healed and Paddy, who’s presently stabled within the Hull space, is able to discover a new residence as St Patrick’s Day approaches.

Equine rehoming officer Jacqueline Wilson stated: “Poor Paddy was in a sorry state when she was rescued by our inspector, and dropped at us for care.

“We might see she had a nasty wound on her neck, however her shaggy coat made it tough to understand how dangerous it was at first.

“It wasn’t till the vet fastidiously clipped the hair away that the extent of her wound was seen, it was like a sore gap in her neck that was greater than 4 inches extensive. She should have been in a lot ache, poor lady.

“During the last couple of months, Paddy has recovered so effectively in our care, and the place the wound as soon as was seems to be virtually regular once more now. She’s very fortunate she was discovered and we have been referred to as, and I’m so glad we have been capable of assist her.

“Now, this candy little pony is searching for a brand new begin, and I want to hear from anybody who’s curious about adopting her. We predict she would make a perfect companion or probably household pony when she is sufficiently old to begin work.”

The attraction comes because the RSPCA launched their new Houses for Horses marketing campaign to seek out properties for greater than 1,000 horses and ponies within the spring.

Anybody who want to discover out extra about adopting or fostering Paddy can name MS Wilson on 07825 158 255 or electronic mail her on jacqueline.wilson@rspca.org.uk.