News/Events

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Community Calls for Tough Horse Theft Penalties

Posted by on Nov 3, 2016 in News/Events | 0 comments

Community Calls for Tough Horse Theft Penalties

Star Ranch stands up for stolen horses Bella and Romeo asking for the maximum prosecution. Read about it here. Bella & Romeo...

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A Song for Star Ranch

Posted by on Sep 24, 2016 in News/Events | 0 comments

A Song for Star Ranch

Last Thursday night (9/22/16) was quite successful for Star Ranch. We send out thanks to all who generously donated – you are helping us help the horses. As an homage to Star Ranch, Steve Widdon wrote a special song for the Thursday night fundraiser concert: HAY FOR THE HORSES (sung to the tune of “Beer for My Horses” by Toby Keith & Willie Nelson) written by Steve Widdon In Haywood County there’s a place called Rabbit Skin Where mistreated horses can find a friend I doesn’t matter what size or breed Star Ranch is there when a horse...

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Making Music for the Horses!

Posted by on Sep 19, 2016 in News/Events | 0 comments

Making Music for the Horses!

Join us for an evening of music, a silent auction and the famous “50/50 split the feed bucket!” Thursday, September 22 6:00-9:00pm Rendezvous Lounge Maggie Valley Inn (corner of Soco and Jonathon Creek roads) Help us help the new guy on the block, Clovis – – come on out and have fun in his stead!   For more information, call...

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First Annual Bingo Day!

Posted by on Aug 5, 2016 in News/Events | 0 comments

First Annual Bingo Day!

August 27, 2016 is our first Bingo Day at the American Legion behind Bogart’s restaurant on Main St, Waynesville NC.  See flyer for more information. $20 for 20 tickets $500 prize and $300 last game $5 box lunch Doors open at 12:30pm Games at 1:00pm Call Carol at 828-550-0798 to purchase your 20 games. See y’all there!...

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2016 Poker Run

Posted by on Aug 5, 2016 in News/Events | 0 comments

2016 Poker Run

September 17th is our 4th annual Poker Run leaving from the Maggie Valley Inn. See flyer for more information. Last bike out at 11:00am $250 purse for best hand Free pizza and one beer $20 per bike, $10 per rider Download the Rider application form HERE. Sponsors: please use this form Applications and your $100 check can be mailed to Star Ranch. See you in...

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Bittersweet

Posted by on Jun 14, 2016 in News/Events | Comments Off on Bittersweet

Bittersweet

Bittersweet. STAR Ranch says goodbye to our 4 resident Donkeys. They are on the way to a refuge for donkeys in Nashville, TN. A big thank you to Jeannie O’Connor and Donnie Haney for taking our precious cargo. Safe travels to you all and a big wish for a very happy life to our little...

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Welcome Little Man!

Posted by on Jun 14, 2016 in News/Events | Comments Off on Welcome Little Man!

Welcome Little Man!

On Saturday, we received our newest addition and he is sooooo cute! Little Man, STAR Ranch ‘ s newest resident mini horse will win your heart for sure. Farrier says Little Man will be just fine. His ligaments are stretched and contracted from walking so crooked. Hurtful, but what a great prognosis! Before and After (note crack to hair line and angulation).             Video of Little...

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Jelly Bean & Sweet Pea in the Snow

Posted by on Feb 20, 2016 in News/Events | Comments Off on Jelly Bean & Sweet Pea in the Snow

Jelly Bean & Sweet Pea in the Snow

These two are quite a pair – Sweet Pea helps out blind Jelly Bean. Make an appointment to meet them in person!

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Winter at STAR

Posted by on Feb 20, 2016 in News/Events | Comments Off on Winter at STAR

Winter at STAR

Some of you probably haven’t seen STAR in the winter – it is quite beautiful!

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HUGE ASPCA Rescue Operation in North Carolina

Posted by on Feb 9, 2016 in News/Events | Comments Off on HUGE ASPCA Rescue Operation in North Carolina

HUGE ASPCA Rescue Operation in North Carolina

If you haven’t heard about the story of a HUGE rescue operation at The Haven in Raeford, NC, you must check it out. STAR Ranch will conduct a “rescue train” in a few weeks when quarantines are over and legal wheels are done spinning. STAR has trailer power to bring back 10 horses, several of which are pregnant mares. STAR is still looking for homes for three horses, so be sure to contact us if you can...

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