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Eagle Hill Equine Rescue

Occasionally we get to cover stories about people who just do the right thing.  Such was the case when I was assigned to shoot video at Eagle Hill Equine Rescue in Culpeper County.  Annie Delp and her crew save foals that are considered by products by some farms in the thoroughbred breeding industry.  "The majority of these foals will be left to die, or the farm owners shoot and bury them," Delp said in a story that ran on April 23.  Watching the interaction between the young horses and Delp’s crew pushed all the bad news we tend to be inundated with to the back of my mind. Here’s a link to the video.  Enjoy