Thursday 16 August 2018

Fears for rescue pony after sanctuary reports her missing

Polly Pockets
Polly Pockets
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

The My Lovely Horse Rescue shelter has appealed for the public's assistance in tracking down a missing pony, Polly Pockets, who is believed to have been stolen on April 9.

The two-year-old miniature Shetland pony was last seen in Kildare with the rest of the small ponies but didn't return home in time for her dinner.

Staff at the sanctuary carried out an extensive search for the pony but fear she may have been stolen and smuggled abroad.

The rescue pony arrived in the shelter in October 2016 after her mother was killed by her former owner.

Polly is a chestnut pony. She is microchipped and her chip is registered for a passport with Horse Sport Ireland.

My Lovely Horse are appealing for anyone with any information to come forward and contact the sanctuary at 087 9361570 or 087 6655128.

Gardaí are investigating the incident and all the ports have been notified.

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