By Jennifer McRae

FREMONT COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– Two horses were rescued from a property in Fremont County. Deputies with the sheriff’s office and animal control officers found that the horses were not being properly cared for.

(credit: Fremont County)

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One of the horses appeared emaciated and the other had extremely long hooves that had not been trimmed.

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(credit: Fremont County)

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The owner turned in both horses to the Colorado Humane Society.

Jennifer McRae