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By Susan Salk on December 22, 2014
A mare so plain she was overlooked her whole life stood forsaken in a world of neglect. Just a nameless nobody and yet still a Thoroughbred, noble and with breed lines stretching back to the finest of racehorses, she shivered in the winter rain in a Virginia pasture. Starving.Thirsty. Neglected. And even after animal rescue crews swooped in to bring her and 47 herd mates to safety in 2008, and prosecuted owners for animal neglect, the mare seemed unwanted as the Queen of Spades in the card game hearts would take a very long time before her beauty was seen, […]