Newborn foals rely on their mothers to provide everything from food to motherly affection. But after Breeze, a Dartmoor Hill pony, was orphaned, his cuddles have come from a 4ft teddy bear, which rescuers have given him as a surrogate mother. One-week-old Breeze was found abandoned on Dartmoor National Park on May 24 when he was just a few hours old.
After two breeding seasons in the Netherlands, Hedser 465 will now be in the USA! He's been purchased by Iron Spring Farm, and will be a stable mate of the stallions Erik 351, Ulbert 390, Teade 392, Meinse 439, and Tjalbert 460.