An inquisitive rescued pony at Redwings Horse and Donkey Sanctuary in Norfolk.

Due to the economic climate in the UK and Ireland horses and ponies are being neglected and abandoned at record levels.

Redwings rescue and care for these wonderful animals before finding them carefully chosen 'owners' who then have the animals on loan.

The condition of some of the rescued animals is absolutely shocking and really makes you question the mentality of some supposed human beings.

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