Sept. 13th, 2016 - We are sad
to announce that Horace has now passed away. He is missed very much.
April 20th, 2015 - Horace is full of beans and
we are now having problems keeping weight on him because he is so active!
January 11th, 2015 Update - Horace is a dear
old man who loves his grub! He is never too far away from the feed room and though he has
formed a relationship with a donkey called Maxine, it doesn't include feed times, when he
has to be on his own with his food otherwise he gets very grumpy.
He loves fuss and attention and linseed
lozenges and almost anything else that is vaguely edible! Like any very old man, he spends
a lot of time sleeping in the sunshine and pottering. If he thinks you are going to do
anything he doesn't like, he has a fair turn of speed on him! His coat has improved a lot,
and he has gained a little weight, but not as much as we would like him to. His welfare is
December 24th, 2014 Update - Dear old Horace
is doing well. He is putting on weight nicely and is a typical old man, eating and
sleeping a lot, but when he is in mischievous mood he has a fair turn of speed on him.
The evenings are getting chillier now so he
sometimes wears a light summer sheet which he doesn't particularly like so he is off like
a shot if he sees staff approaching with it.