A NEW LEASE OF LIFE!

A NEW LEASE OF LIFE!

A NEW LEASE OF LIFE! We love hearing about our rescues and how they go on to loving homes after what are often traumatic experiences. We had a message recently from a lady in Ireland about a small Shetland pony we rehomed many years ago. Bonnie came to ARCH in the...
MAKING ROOM AT CHRISTMAS

MAKING ROOM AT CHRISTMAS

The Rescue Centre was full to bursting when our animal rights lawyer told us of the sad situation of three starving mares in Huelva. So, we had a quick shuffle around the paddocks and were able to offer them refuge. Sadly, our driver was told that one of the mares had...
“SURVIVING IN THE RAIN”

“SURVIVING IN THE RAIN”

After six months without a drop of rain here in Andalucia, it arrived with a vengeance this month and none of our residents (or volunteers!) would win any beauty contests at the moment. Fortunately, our equines all have shelters in their paddocks, though some choose...
R.I.P MERCEDES

R.I.P MERCEDES

Sadly, we have had to say goodbye to our matriarch Mercedes, our longest resident. She arrived at ARCH in 2012, having been at a trekking centre where she had been overworked. She has been an integral part of the Centre since then, often spending summers with Jill in...
R.I.P. ESMERALDA

R.I.P. ESMERALDA

Esmeralda lost her battle this morning (October 21st), in the peaceful setting of our Rescue Centre, surrounded by love. She was found abandoned and taken into our care at the ARCH Rescue Centre only in September and our hopes, raised by her initial improvement, were...