Famous event rider Mary King is helping a national charity improve the lives of horses and ponies. The top rider is an Equine Ambassador for Blue Cross and stars in a video that highlight’s what the charity’s doing to improve the current horse welfare crisis. She’s also helping spread the word about the welfare needs of equines and the need to breed responsibly.
“Too many horses and not enough homes mean that charities are being swamped with abandoned, unwanted and neglected horses and ponies,” says Gemma Taylor from Blue Cross. “Mary is helping us encourage people to understand and engage with the problem to prevent it from escalating.”
You can watch the video at bluecross.org.uk/maryking