Horses tied up along the By Pass

13 years ago...

I always feel sorry for the horses tethered up along the bypass off Woodstock Lane North, just past Squires. You can also see them on the right hand side between the long grass, before you get to the Cap in Hand sliproad off the A3 going towards London. These horses are owned by travellers from Claygate, they tie the horses up on this waste ground between all the traffic, day and night in all weathers with no shelter and possibly nothing to drink, I really feel for this especially in this hot weather. Can't something be done? I have phoned the RSPCA in the past but they don't want to get involved. There must be hundreds of cars passing these horses (at the moment just one beautiful horse there) - can't the RSPCA listen and rescue these beautiful creatures ?


I wouldn't dare ! I just think if they have animals they should look after them properly and not just dump them on common land.

Good luck trying to tell off the travellers. I wouldn't.

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