Nonprofit’s mission: rescue horses
Bagaduce River Equine Rescue, formed by Kelly Saunders in 2018, saves horses from kill pens by buying them and then restoring them to health in Brooksville.
Playing in snow
Seven-year-old Chester plays in the Brooksville snow months after being rescued from a Texas kill pen.
Kelly and Chester
Kelly Saunders strokes Chester, who spent most of his life in a stall and could barely walk when he arrived in Booksville.
Birdie and Chester arrive in Brooksville in August, and have each put on over 300 pounds since then.
Blossom arrived in 2016 and will stay at the Brooksville farm for her natural life.