For more than three decades, Kirsten Sauter has been there for Vineyard pet owners. But last week, Dr. Sauter told her clients that she plans to retire and close her practice in April.
Sherborn-based veterinarian Suzanne Loheac came to the Island last week to lead a class in emergency equine first aid at the Misty Meadows barn in West Tisbury.


Inclusivity and horseback riding haven't always grazed in the same pasture.


Noble, an elder gentleman horse now at Misty Meadows Equine Learning Center, always seems to find his way home.

The Martha’s Vineyard Community Horse Center will soon become Misty Meadows Equine Learning Center.


Thanks to a gift from Jerry and Carol Kenney, Misty Meadow farms in West Tisbury will transfer to a new nonprofit. And the Martha’s Vineyard Community Horse Center will be off and galloping.