Thanks to generous public who have donated nearly £20,000 to help

A foal left for dead by the side of the road in Essex is making a slow but steady recovery, following overwhelming support from horse lovers who donated nearly £20,000 towards his care in a week.

 The RSPCA was called after Gizmo, a tiny piebald cob, was found collapsed and without his mother near Ridgewell Caravan Park in Yeldham Road, Ridgewell in Halstead on Tuesday 17 February.

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The bird was spotted suspended over a river near Shortmead Street, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire on Monday (23 February). His wing was trapped in fishing wire, which was then attached to the tree.

The RSPCA was called and an inspector had to wade into the river to be able to reach up to the bird and untangle him.

The moorhen was taken to a wildlife specialist for treatment for injuries to the wing and they are  hopeful that he will survive. There … Continue reading…