SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - Searchers are combing the East County brush looking for a missing family member with four hooves.

Royal the horse threw his rider two days ago and galloped off wearing his saddle and bridle.

He has not been seen since and concern is growing.

If Royal is not found by Wednesday, searchers said they would welcome volunteers to help in the search

CBS News Dominic Garcia reports with the latest information on the search efforts.