52 F
Wilmington
Tuesday, October 19, 2021
Tags Horses

Tag: Horses

Non-profit working to give horses new homes

When adopting an animal, most people think of dogs or cats. In Pender County, there are multiple horses that need homes.

Four horses up for adoption in Pender County

Four horses are currently up for adoption in Pender County and it's more common in North Carolina than you would think.

Eight race horses killed in Robeson County barn fire

Eight race horses died in a Sunday night in a barn fire off of Jockey Lane off of Mount Zion in the Red Springs community of Robeson County, according to fire officials.

Sick horse left in wilderness survives for 8 weeks; no charges filed

The incident raised debate over whether the guide company did the right thing in leaving the horse, did all it could to find her or should have put her down to spare her suffering.

Follow that horse: German police track manure to culprit

Police said the 78-year-old man scraped a car parked at the side of the road Tuesday as he trotted through the town near Schweinfurt.

Former Derby, Preakness winner Charismatic dies

Old Friends farm says the chestnut horse that won the first two legs of the Triple Crown in 1999 was found dead in his stall Sunday.

Horse owner speaks out after concerns raised over health of animals

A horse owner in Brunswick County is speaking out tonight after comments made on social media brought the treatment of her animals into question.

No horsin’ around: Deputies involved in different kind of chase

Law enforcement's job is to serve and protect. Saturday morning near Leland, a couple of Brunswick County Sheriff's deputies showed that doesn't just apply to people.

Local equine rescue is saving more than just horses

The Cape Fear Equine Rescue League is in the business of saving lives. The league has expanded their reach to help more than just horses.

Most Read

Kure Beach council passes ordinance opposing wind energy leases within 24 miles of shoreline

The first year of paid parking wrapped up in the Town of Kure Beach and the council is reporting how much was made and taking a stand against wind energy too close to its shoreline.

Preparations begin for the 2021 Cape Fear Fair and Expo

Signs of the 2021 Cape Fear Fair and Expo are now visible near the Wilmington International Airport, where workers began preparations on Sunday. 

Leland celebrates long-awaited completion of a multi-use path along Old Fayetteville Road

Dozens of people turned out Monday for an event years in the making, celebrating the completion of a path connecting Founders Park to North Brunswick High School. 

Commissioners clash over community violence prevention plans

Monday's New Hanover County Commissioner meeting grew tense when the conversation turned to violence prevention in the Cape Fear.