Stories tagged with: whinny horse rescue

April 21, 2013 - 3:53pm
3 years 12 weeks ago

W.H.I.N.N.Y., which stands for Why Horses In Need, Need You, is a non-profit that takes in abandoned horses. The horse rescue organization held their fourth annual flea market fundraiser this weekend to raise funds for a shed they hope to build for the horses this summer. Vendors from all over the area set up shop at the Perry County Fairgrounds selling everything from cupcakes and natural body care products, to compound bows to help W.H.I.N.N.Y Horse Rescue meet their goal.


August 4, 2012 - 5:31pm
3 years 51 weeks ago

The effects of the early summer storm are still being felt.

After the June storm ripped off half of their roof and ruined almost their entire supply of hay, WHINNY Horse Rescue has started to get back on their feet thanks to support from all over Ohio. They've replaced the roof but still need help with vet bills and restoring their hay supply.

"Right now it's not looking very good at all. With the droughts that have gone on, hay prices are higher and that's going to cost...

July 5, 2012 - 5:08pm
4 years 3 weeks ago

The heat is hard to tolerate for anyone still without power, but at WHINNY Horse Rescue in Crooksville, it's a matter of life and death.

Mary Jones cares for 21 horses that need special attention and have no other place to go.  Some of the horses are blind and suffer from other disabilities.  Jones said the storm took a toll on WHINNY Horse Rescue.

"We have a section of our barn that we store our hay that's also an area for the horses because they have no...

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