Whinnying ways: love gallops in to save abandoned horse

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Whinnying ways: love gallops in to save abandoned horse

Zulu, a stallion abandoned on the brink of death, has love to thank for his newfound will to live

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They say love conquers all, and for a horse named Zulu – malnourished to the brink of death and dumped at the roadside – it was a rendezvous with a mare named Amber that made the difference between life and death.

In June, the stallion was found by a Bronkhorstspruit farmer who witnessed a man and woman dragging the prostrate animal from a horse trailer and driving away, leaving him to die in the veld.

He was rescued by a shelter who enlisted the help of a vet and a team of carers to nurse him back to health...

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