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£1,675raised of £1,000 target by 61 supporters

    Weʼve raised £1,675 to put towards buying a pony for my daughter after losing her younger brother to sepsis 26 weeks ago & suffering the loss of her pony too.

    Funded on Sunday, 18th November 2018

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    My daughter is a very keen horse rider & developed quite a strong bond with a pony called Indie.My daughter has had Indie on a part loan since november before her brother Dylan died of flu b & sepsis 26 weeks ago on the 20th of January aged only 12. My daughter & indie survived the coldest winter together & this still didn’t put her off 😍🐴. The snowy weather , the icy ❄️ weather & the rain ☔️.

    Then sadly my daughter lost her brother my son her best mate suddenly to flu b & sepsis ..a strong bond between herself & her brother just two years between them 💔😢. This was the hardest & sadest time for her & us all As a family.horrific & cruel.

    As a mum I watched my daughter grow closer & closer to this pony they built a trust & bond between them. One day I walked passed Indies stable & out the corner of my eye I saw my daughter sitting on her 😯 I thought to myself omg what am I going to do if this pony is taken away ....

    so I talked to my husband & I said we need to try buy this pony & im worried about the bond our daughter has with Indie since Dylan so ....... long story short this is what we did after weeks of sorting this out we did it we purchased Indie.

    Truly perfect & I couldn’t wish for a better reaction off my daughter when we surprised her a big bow on indie just perfect .. it’s bitter sweet we all wanted Dylan here but I guess we’re trying our best to do whatever we can to get us through this nightmare ... This was not a whim Amelia loves horses as much as Dylan loved Football ⚽️. Shes a kind jockey a loving girl & a keen member of pony club. my daughter enjoys the ground work as much as the riding. Her passion is jumping & schooling a pony. My daughter loves hacking & basically loving a pony like a best friend.This is my daughters therapy Iv seen it with my own eyes 👀 & this also rubs off on me , my other son & husband. It’s the outdoors it’s peaceful it’s just what we need.

    Sadly after we surprised our daughter 25 weeks after Dylan passed away we had another tragic time we had a phone call this week that knocked us sick ..Our daughters pony indie had been kicked by another horse & her leg was broken. We rushed to see her in her field & the vet was there & said we had to say goodbye to her. how could this be ????? Surely not our pony after so much joy of owning her .... why indie ??!!

    A new pony will not replace her but in time it may help my daughter to smile again deep from her heart. As a mum i will do all that i can & this is why im setting up this page ...iv had many offers for others to help me & set this up but this is something i wanted to do with no pressure on anyone else but I do however have these great friends to help my daughter & I search to find this pony that is out there somewhere waiting for her to love & a new home a kind home.

    Thank You so much for reading the money raised will all go towards the cost of a pony & help my daughter enjoy life again without her brother & the loss of her pony indie & to help her get through this difficult sad time & to give her a focus like she had before.To let her dream again.

    We have a 5*home waiting & so much love to give.we belong to the kindest yard that we want to stay apart of we call them our yard family

    Iv got nothing to lose so i just ask for kindness at actually the worst & sadest time of our life

    thank you 💕💙 love a mum who just wants the world for her children.

    thank you for reading & i also ask you to become sepsis aware i can’t bare others to feel this pain.

    You can also google #dylansarmy 💙 to see how hard iv worked sharing my sons story all these weeks since he passed away to save lives in his memory.

    Thank you



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      • Anonymous


        Jul 26, 2018

        Hope this helps. XMalcom Cummings


      • James Weston

        James Weston

        Jul 25, 2018

        Hope this helps to bring some much needed joy to your daughter Amelia and all the family. Good luck with everything x x


      • Kim Thorndike

        Kim Thorndike

        Jul 24, 2018

        Amelia, love and best wishes Tara Xx


      • Amanda Thompson

        Amanda Thompson

        Jul 22, 2018

        Wishing you all the luck in the world... somewhere out there is a very lucky pony who will be loved to the moon and back... thinking of you all xx 💖💖


      • Anonymous


        Jul 22, 2018


      • Beatrice Blakeman

        Beatrice Blakeman

        Jul 22, 2018


      • Jackie Fisher

        Jackie Fisher

        Jul 22, 2018

        I have been following your sad story from the start Sarah ❤️ My heart breaks for you all. I hope this small donation goes towards putting a smile back on your beautiful girls face ❤️ With love x


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