Heart-wrenching Story of a Mare's Love Mare saves foal from burning barn in Texas. By HorseJournal | March 20, 2017 | 1 minute read There’s nothing like a mare’s love. Pony Bella saved her foal, Butterscotch, from the burning flames by sacrificing herself. Rescuers are looking for help in covering her veterinary care. Story Reported on WFLA in Decatur, Texas. What did you think of this article? Submit Rating Thank you for your feedback!