Raffles of SPEAR

An 11.2hh Welsh pony gelding, born 1996. Raffles had been won in a game of cards. His owner of two days was detained by Police for being drunk and disorderly in charge of a horse on a highway and cruelty to that animal.

SPEAR was contacted by the Police and Raffles was admitted on an impounding basis until the case against the owner was brought to court nearly three months later. The owner pleaded guilty and Raffles was signed over to SPEAR.