Journal of Nursing
Uncategorized

Nurse Fleeing Wildfires Shoves Pony In The Back Of Her Car

2.5k
Shares
 
 

By Tamar Lapin

A nurse fleeing California’s raging wildfires said “neigh” to leaving her pony behind.

Lauren Mesaros decided to drive away from the Tubbs Fire flames Monday with her pony, Stardust, in the backseat, after realizing the trailer she had could only fit two of her three horses.

“He actually walked right into the car like a dog would,” Mesaros said.

The quick-acting woman lured her steed in the back of her 2001 Honda Accord, with the help of friend Carol Spears, whom she called “a horse whisperer.”

Her sister-in-law posted a Facebook photo of the pony filling up the backseat, his snout fogging up the window, with the caption: “When.. Lauren has to evacuate her pony from Santa Rosa but no transport is available—you do what you have to do.”

All three horses were taken to Wind Horse Ranch in Sebastopol to wait out the blaze.

Monday’s shifting winds spared Mesaros’ property of significant damage but she said her car wasn’t as lucky.

“My car will never smell the same again,” she said.



 
2.5k
Shares
 
 
 

Articles in this issue:

Leave a Comment

Please keep in mind that all comments are moderated. Please do not use a spam keyword or a domain as your name, or else it will be deleted. Let's have a personal and meaningful conversation instead. Thanks for your comments!

Image Captcha