Ponies at the West Harbour Pony Club in Sawyers Bay will not
go hungry, thanks to the generosity of strangers.
Between 30 and 50 bales of hay were stolen from the pony
club's storage shed last week, leaving members out of pocket.
Vice-president Marie Dewar said since an Otago Daily
Times article on the theft was published, the club had
received offers of hay.
"It has restored our faith in humanity and made a lot of
mothers cry in happiness. There are some lovely people in the
The club had recently increased its security.
Police are investigating the theft.