Vet Needs Urgent Sponsorship for Charity Run
Busy equine vet Andrew
Harrison (37) of Kearns & Rea in Tewkesbury is desperately
seeking sponsorship for his London Marathon run.
Comments Andrew, who is vet at the ILPH (International League for the
Horses) Herefordshire Centre, Glenda Spooner Farm, "I have always
myself that I would run in the London Marathon one day and it was early
while attending a sick ILPH mare that I rashly said that I would run for
"I say 'rashly' because I didn't stop to think what was involved
in getting sponsorship!
With my vet's duties, serious training for the run and being a father
of two I have
precious little time left to look for sponsorship.
"Having seen first hand the excellent work done by the ILPH during
the last 9 years I
feel that it is a very worthy cause and well worth all the time I am putting
Comments Mel Edwards, Support & Liaison Officer (Fundraising) at the
have quite a few people running for us in the London Marathon including
Bond Runners. We are extremely grateful for all the time and effort they
put in to help
us with the vital work we do towards horse welfare.
"Please boost Andrew's morale and support his valiant effort juggling
a full time job, a
young family, and daily training sessions, by sponsoring him. He can be
through the practice on 01684 592099 or those wishing to support him can
call me on
01953 497207 mentioning Andrew."
Find out more about the work of the ILPH by visiting their website at