February 29, 2024
San Diego Humane Society’s Emergency Response Workforce assists three horses within the 2024 Rose Parade in Pasadena. Courtesy San Diego Humane Society.

Six members of a San Diego Humane Society group traveled to Pasadena Monday to help horses and their riders taking part within the 2024 Rose Parade.

The Humane Society’s Emergency Response Workforce helped transport horses on and off website. They had been additionally a part of the trouble to soundly take away anxious and overstimulated horses from the parade to staging areas.

The group helped transfer three anxious horses from Scripps Miramar Ranch and their riders offsite after a horse named Zoom received confused. Banks, a horse with the Cowboy Channel float, additionally wanted to be faraway from the parade after changing into overstimulated.

Smokey and Checkers, two horses with the Painted Girls, had been additionally transported by the Humane Society group to the staging space. A rider with the group additionally wanted help.

The San Diego Humane Society’s Emergency Response Workforce, an all-volunteer group, has been a part of the Rose Parade since 1996.