Local horse rescue ranch introduces Malbec to community

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) โ€“ Itโ€™s an organization dedicated to rescuing, rehabilitating and re-housing abandoned horses, and they are looking for volunteers and those wishing to adopt.

Walking N Circles is a non-profit corporation that provide caring attention to horses who were left to fend for themselves.

They have over 100 volunteer ranch hands who do all of the work all while learning how to handle horses.

Ruth Andrews, Executive Director for Walking in Circles, joined KRQEโ€™s This Morning show to talk about the ranch. Watch above.

This week the ranch is featuring Malbec, a 17-year-old athletic sorrel gelding. Malbec is a retired hunter and jumper who was surrendered to the ranch two weeks ago.

Most of the horses have been seized by the New Mexico Livestock Board, surrendered by private parties or have been seized through other law enforcement entities.

Currently, the ranch homes 51 horses onsite and another 26 in foster care.

For more information on adoption or volunteering, visit their website.

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