"The horses at Mountain Valley Horse Rescue, located in McCoy just off of the scenic Highway 131, have all come to the rescue in hopes of rehabilitation and subsequent adoption to a forever home.
As stated on their website, “Mountain Valley Horse Rescue (MVHR) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization committed to rescuing, rehabilitating and re-homing abused, neglected, abandoned and unwanted equines.”
Some of their horses were saved from meat auctions for human consumption. Others were surrendered by owners no longer capable of providing proper care for these animals. Many, if not all, are being offered a second lease on life after truly difficult beginnings. Working with these horses over the past several months has been a surprisingly and unintentionally healing experience for me personally. The simplicity of connecting with these gentle giants, experiencing first-hand their capacity for resilience to life’s challenges, is an inspiration beyond words..."
Full Article: CO Yoga+Life Magazine Online