Pennfield Donates Feed in Memory of 21 Polo Ponies
LANCASTER, Pennsylvania, April 27, 2009— Pennfield Equine Feed Technologies announced today they will feed 21 horses at the Pure Thoughts Horse & Foal Rescue in Loxahatchee, Florida, in memory of the 21 polo ponies lost last week.
“We offer our sincerest condolences to the Lechuza Caracas team and the polo community,” said Jeff Katelan, national sales and marketing manager for Pennfield’s Country Life Products. “It’s human nature to feel helpless at times like this, but feeding 21 horses who need help is one positive thing we can do, in memory of the ones lost.”
For more information about Pennfield, please visit pennfield.com. For more information about Pure Thoughts, visit purethoughtshorserescue.com.
Founded in 1919, Pennfield is a widely respected, family-owned feed company headquartered in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Known for using only the finest feed ingredients and precision, state-of-the-art manufacturing techniques, Pennfield has earned the trust of world-class trainers and competitors throughout the equine industry by guaranteeing 100% of its equine feeds are “fixed formulas,” meaning each lot is identical to the one that came before it. In 1996, Pennfield joined forces with Kentucky Equine Research and consequently merged tradition and technology. Pennfield's quality manufacturing and personal service combined with KER's state-of-the-art nutritional expertise gives Pennfield customers advanced equine nutrition and uncontested technical support. Pennfield was selected to feed the Olympic teams in 2004 and 2008, and our teams for the FEI World Equestrian Games in 2002 and 2006. In 2008, Pennfield was awarded “Official Feed of the USEF” status by the United States Equestrian Federation. For more information, please visit pennfield.com or call 800-995-0333.