Excessorized, the great-great granddaughter of Triple Crown-winning racehorse Secretariat, was sold off the track and left to starve. Excessorized’s story has a happy ending, though, courtesy of Safe Haven, a group that rescues abused and neglected horses. The nonprofit organization, which has aided in the adoption of more than 2,000 horses, dogs and other farm animals, is holding a fundraising dinner and wine tasting June 12.
Who: Safe Haven
What: For the Love of Horses, a dinner and wine tasting
Date: Saturday, June 12
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Hilton Sacramento Arden West
Tickets: $65 available on safehavenhorserescue.org