Patriot Equine Technical Rescue is looking for volunteers to join our team! Want to help us do amazing things to assist horses in distress? An upcoming course in our area could start you on your way! This two day Large Animal Rescue Operations course, presented by Huff Technical Training, in association with Emergency Equine Response … Continue reading Volunteer Opportunities! And a great Large Animal Rescue Operations course is coming to our area!
Look what we have! Know what it is? It is an air/water supplied mud lance with four jetting wands specifically designed for use in rescuing horses entrapped in MUD. We also have a specially designed air/water supplied strap guide that can be used on mud rescues—instead of hours of digging! Ever stepped in just an … Continue reading Our New Mud Rescue Equipment Is Here!
The mud is gone, temps are rising and springtime riding and horse show season is finally upon us! Are your trailer and tow vehicle tires ready for safe trailering? A leading cause of horse trailer accidents is the blow out of a tire, particularly a STEERING TIRE on the TOW VEHICLE! In addition to having your annual inspection and required … Continue reading 4 Tire Tips To Keep You and Your Horse Safe
Dr. Derek Cavatorta and technician Kim Maguy of SRH Veterinary Services were recently involved in the rescue of a draft mare that broke through a fence and got stuck down in the mud. With the help of Patriot Equine Technical Rescue Services, they were able use a tractor and a specially designed sling to get … Continue reading Vertical Lift Rescue
Horse Owners, this video of a rescue of a horse entrapped in mud in PA is worth a watch. These rescues, as for most equine technical rescue incidents, are measured in hours, not minutes, so have a plan in place. Please read every word of what I've written here - it comes straight from the best equine rescue professionals available!