This four-year-old equine was picked up by Ranch Hand Rescue of North Texas after apparently surviving serious neglect. Born without part of one hoof and leg, Midnight faced a fearsome fate.
Miniature Horse photo by Crystal Holt
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However, a $14,000 prosthetic leg, thanks to Fort Worth’s Prosthetic Care, has put Midnight back on his feet, so to speak. In fact, the diminutive horse has actually begun to run.
Here’s the Associated Press video: