If you would like to make a donation in the memory of T3DMY “Patches”, click the button below.
Born: May 2000
Sire: M6K “Saddleback”, bay pinto
Dam: T3DM, bay
Color: Bay pinto
Acquired first band: 2005
Usual range: North End, usually about one to two miles south of the Ocean City inlet.
Interesting tidbits: Patches acquired his first mare without a fight, when he arrived on the North End just after her harem stallion had died. Patches and Larry, a stallion living near the Ocean City inlet, regularly stole each others’ mares.
During Hurricane Sandy in November of 2012 Patches lost his mares to another stallion, Bodacious Bob M6MSY.
You can chose the dollar amount by clicking on the down arrow, and when you view your cart, you can indicate Patches' name in the Notes section, or put no name and leave a general donation.
All donations support the wild horse management program which includes funding for Horse Management interns, food storage solutions for visitors, and educational supplies and materials to help people understand the negative long term impacts caused by interfering with the natural diet and behavior of the wild Assateague horses.