By Patty Wilber
We got a new rescue in about two weeks ago. I didn’t rescue her. Walkin ‘N Circles did. She was feral and captured out near Budaghers. She came to the rescue with another mare and both had foals at their sides.
The foals were weaned at the beginning of September, and so it was time for the mares to get some attention of their own. Unfortunately, Onxy would not let anyone within 20 feet of her. I offered to halter break one of the foals (that would be easy, I thought!), but no! “Take the scardy-est one,” they said.
Onxy came here the middle of September.
At Walkin ‘N Circles, we had to set up a chute and “guide” her into the trailer.
Onxy says: “this can’t be good…” “It will be great,” I told her.
When we let her out at my house, she very cooperatively walked right into the “mustang pen” we had set up when we got Slim (the cryptorchid-not-a-gelding mustang–well now he is a gelding!)
True to form, she would not let anyone within 2o feet of her, except other horses, and they mostly were trying to bite her (across the fences).
“hi! i am cometa! i will bite u so u know i am the BOSS!!”
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