Alpha Squad Blog Archive on April 7, 2009, 8:10

by Violet Inkpen, age 12

“Look at this one! Mare, white with black spots. Has a foal. Mare was abused and is fearful of humans and foal has one short leg so he limps. He is a black colt with a white patch on his nose. Price is $250 for both mare and colt.”

Sue sat back and pushed the small paper towards her friends Jimmy, Amy, and Sarah. “You think we can help an abused mare? A limping foal sure; we’ve helped horses who have bad hooves, horses with bad teeth, horses recovering from accidents, horses who are badly sick, horses that were mustangs but this