Tropico was rescued along with 4 other horses and a young pony from the 8.5/East Everglades in SW Miami-Dade on June 28, 2017 (see rescue video below). He and the others were unconfined/at large, posing a danger to themselves and the public. Charges have been filed by police against the owner.
Tropico will be in quarantine for 21 days, and will be gelded as soon as we’re legally cleared to do so. Please check back soon for updates.
RESCUE VIDEO – JUNE 28, 2017
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