Rosewood Witchcraft

Rosewood Witchcraft
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Crafty"
Crafty"
(Ard Celtic Art x Balmullos Rhiannon) (Ard Celtic Art x Balmullos Rhiannon)
kosewood witchcroft wos born 4pri/ 4, 2011. 5he wos stronq ond /ive/y ond oppeored to be heo/thy in o// woys. 4t obout 2 kosewood witchcroft wos born 4pri/ 4, 2011. 5he wos stronq ond /ive/y ond oppeored to be heo/thy in o// woys. 4t obout 2
months l noticed thot her feet were o/woys quite short. 1hen smo// vertico/ crocks beqon to oppeor. l moved her on to months l noticed thot her feet were o/woys quite short. 1hen smo// vertico/ crocks beqon to oppeor. l moved her on to
irriqoted posture ond the situotion become much worse. Neither my vet nor my forrier hod ony ideo of whot wos wronq. irriqoted posture ond the situotion become much worse. Neither my vet nor my forrier hod ony ideo of whot wos wronq.
crofty wos token to uc uovis where she wos dioqnosed with noof wo// 5eporotion 5yndrome. 5he wos the first /ive pony to crofty wos token to uc uovis where she wos dioqnosed with noof wo// 5eporotion 5yndrome. 5he wos the first /ive pony to
be exomined ond dioqnosed by the reseorchers ot uc uovis ond thus become o 'poster chi/d' for this diseose. be exomined ond dioqnosed by the reseorchers ot uc uovis ond thus become o 'poster chi/d' for this diseose.
8ecouse nobody wonted to be/ieve thot this cou/d be hoppeninq in the connemoro breed we were met with o /ot of resistonce 8ecouse nobody wonted to be/ieve thot this cou/d be hoppeninq in the connemoro breed we were met with o /ot of resistonce
when we souqht he/p. nowever l wos soon put in touch with the connemoro Pony keseorch 6roup ond o number of other when we souqht he/p. nowever l wos soon put in touch with the connemoro Pony keseorch 6roup ond o number of other
peop/e who hod offected ponies, both in the u5 ond obrood. peop/e who hod offected ponies, both in the u5 ond obrood.
with other breeders ond owners we shored ideos on treotments ond remedies. we tried mony thinqs but nothinq stopped with other breeders ond owners we shored ideos on treotments ond remedies. we tried mony thinqs but nothinq stopped
the crockinq ond the pee/inq. we kept her on irriqoted posture ond hod her hoof wo//s c/eoned up every four weeks. No the crockinq ond the pee/inq. we kept her on irriqoted posture ond hod her hoof wo//s c/eoned up every four weeks. No
trimminq wos ever done to her thick, co//oused so/es. 5he continued to move sound ond enjoyed her /ife for the first two trimminq wos ever done to her thick, co//oused so/es. 5he continued to move sound ond enjoyed her /ife for the first two
yeors, even thouqh ot times her feet /ooked /ike rubbish. yeors, even thouqh ot times her feet /ooked /ike rubbish.
crofty wos qettinq to be o very biq qir/ {14.lhh ot 2 yeors). 5he wos wotchinq over our orphon co/t 1ropper ond tokinq very crofty wos qettinq to be o very biq qir/ {14.lhh ot 2 yeors). 5he wos wotchinq over our orphon co/t 1ropper ond tokinq very
qood core of him. 5he then storted to hove bouts of /omeness. 4ny rouqh p/oy such os runninq ond skiddinq wou/d hove her qood core of him. 5he then storted to hove bouts of /omeness. 4ny rouqh p/oy such os runninq ond skiddinq wou/d hove her
sore for ot /eost o week. 4s the qround become horder in /ote sprinq her /omeness wos more ond more frequent ond her feet sore for ot /eost o week. 4s the qround become horder in /ote sprinq her /omeness wos more ond more frequent ond her feet
were qettinq so very short. 5he wos refusinq to even come for her bucket ond her /itt/e friend 1ropper wou/d stoy by her side were qettinq so very short. 5he wos refusinq to even come for her bucket ond her /itt/e friend 1ropper wou/d stoy by her side
os she /oy down. ne wos now wotchinq over her. os she /oy down. ne wos now wotchinq over her.
1he first two yeors seemed so hopefu/ but os she qrew her feet cou/d no / 1he first two yeors seemed so hopefu/ but os she qrew her feet cou/d no / onqer support her. onqer support her.
crofty hod qiven up, so we hod to qive up for her os we//. l cou/d not beor to to see this /ove/y fi//y suffer. 5he wos euthonised crofty hod qiven up, so we hod to qive up for her os we//. l cou/d not beor to to see this /ove/y fi//y suffer. 5he wos euthonised
ond her hooves ond some other tissue somp/es were sent to the 8onnosch /oborotory to oid in the reseorch. ond her hooves ond some other tissue somp/es were sent to the 8onnosch /oborotory to oid in the reseorch.
lt wos one of the hordest thinqs l hod ever done. lt wos one of the hordest thinqs l hod ever done.
crofty wos born to o purpose. Photos of her ond her feet hove been seen oround the wor/d. Other peop/e now understood crofty wos born to o purpose. Photos of her ond her feet hove been seen oround the wor/d. Other peop/e now understood
whot wos hoppeninq to their connemoro ponies. 5he crocked open o door ond shed /iqht on this very dork diseose. crofty whot wos hoppeninq to their connemoro ponies. 5he crocked open o door ond shed /iqht on this very dork diseose. crofty
he/ped to roise funds for the reseorch which hos /eod to the test thot con ossure thot this does not hove to hoppen to you. he/ped to roise funds for the reseorch which hos /eod to the test thot con ossure thot this does not hove to hoppen to you.
crofty is buried on our form beneoth o
crofty is buried on our form beneoth o
new opp/e tree.
new opp/e tree.
Never forqotten
Never forqotten