Appeal after newborn foal left to die in Thetford forest

A charity is appealing for information after a new born foal was left to die in Thetford Forest.

The young colt was spotted by a local farmer after he was dumped in the popular tourist destination over the weekend (7 May).

He is being cared for at the World Horse Welfare’s Hall Farm Rescue and Rehoming Centre Credit: World Horse Welfare

He is now being looked after by the World Horse Welfare charity and is receiving round-the-clock care and attention.

The charity says the foal was incredibly weak, with no signs of his mother or an owner.

He is receiving regular bottle feeds and round the clock care. Credit: World Horse Welfare
  • Anyone with any information is asked to call World Horse Welfare on: 08000 480 180 or the RSPCA 24/7 Cruelty Line on 0300 1234 999