#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 15°C Friday 18 September 2020
Advertisement

'Therapy pony' recovered safely by gardaí after being stolen in Co Tipperary last week

The pony is a therapy animal for a young girl with cerebral palsy.

The pony after it was recovered by gardaí in Cork
The pony after it was recovered by gardaí in Cork
Image: An Garda Síochána via Twitter

Updated Jul 4th 2019, 1:30 PM

A THERAPY PONY who was stolen from a property in Clonmel, Co Tipperary last week has been found.

The theft happened on 29 June, when the pony was taken from the property. Gardaí then launched an investigation into the incident. 

Investigators said the eight year-old pony, a therapy animal for its owner’s daughter, who has cerebral palsy and uses a wheelchair, is microchipped.

This afternoon, gardaí confirmed that the pony has been recovered safely in Cork today. 

“The owners are currently en route to collect their pony from Mayfield Garda Station,” gardaí said in a tweet. 

Read next:

COMMENTS (34)

This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

    Leave a commentcancel