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Maybe when Whisper arrives in Texas, Willie Nelson will give him a beer.
The famous musician has agreed to take in the stallion, after Berkeley County Animal Control seized him along with mare Traveler from a man accused of neglecting them. Whisper was not only severely underweight, but suffering from kerosene burns from when his owner allegedly tried to cure a fungus along his back.
Both horses went into the care of Lowcountry nonprofit LEARN (Livestock and Equine Awareness and Rescue Network).
According to LEARN's Eric Elkins, the placement of the horses was aided by News 2 in Charleston, which made the initial contact with Nelson. The horses will not be moved until they are better. Read Full Story