13 years ago today, I purchased a bay Arabian, sight unseen, from a feedlot in Chino. It was a Wednesday when I said I would take her, on the 27th, although she was not released until Friday, the 29th.
Cleo came home to me. The rest of the horses at the feedlot went to slaughter that day.
That horse was Cleopatra, who was my dearest friend and companion. Without her, there would be no Hanaeleh, and who knows what might have happened to the horses we have helped.
Although Cleo is no longer with us in body, her spirit lives on in Hanaeleh.
Happy Rescue Day, Cleo.
Happy Birthday, Hanaeleh.
I congratulate you on all the horses you have taken in. Happy Burthday Hanaeleh.
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