How To’s

This page is where we will post information on the way we handle different situations here at the ranch. We will continually add and update as time and circumstances permit.


Here at Whisper Ranch, and just about every equine rescue, colic is going to happen, sometimes quite often for various reasons in various individuals. Rescue horses are often quite damaged from abuse, neglect or both and it doesn’t take much to upset the gut.

If you are not familiar with colic…have never seen one…count yourself extremely lucky.  But you should learn about, just in case. There are many videos and article on the web to learn from. You should also ask your vet to explain the symptoms to you so you know what to watch for.

For those who are familiar, here is our Colic Protocol