Plucky perd saw off death, and now he’s up for adoption

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Plucky perd saw off death, and now he’s up for adoption

A stallion, so badly neglected that he spent weeks on the brink of death, has made a stellar recovery

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Almost a year to the day since a malnourished horse was dumped in the veld outside Bronkhorstspruit, Pretoria, the plucky perd named Zulu has made a full recovery.

The stallion, nursed back to health by carers at the Wetnose Animal Clinic, is now up for adoption.

“When you look at him now compared to what he looked like when he arrived, you would think you were looking at two different animals,” the centre’s Kobus Nel told Times Select...

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