United States

Farm History & Horse Blogs

Rescue Information,Education and Other Resources

This page represents an amazing group of people!

Rescue Help & Food Banks

Reporting animal cruelty FAQ

National Horse Protection League

Caring for a Starved Horse

Thoroughbred Indentification and Tattoo Lookup

Stallion to Gelding Cost Support by the Horse Protection Society

Horse.com All Breed Adoption Listings

 

Stamp Out Stavation - created to answer the needs of Georgia horse owners in an economic downturn. When an unexpected event occurs to cause financial hardship, your pets should not become victims.

HOOF-N-HEARTS OF ILLINOIS - Phone: 815-828-5733  - dedicated to assist in the basic needs of horses for those who have become financially stressed. Established in Illinois to offer feed, hay and bedding for horses to those who have lost their job or have a major illness or injury, causing a financial burden.

Rescue Groups and Horse Advocates

Americans Against Horse Slaughter- non-funded, grassroots movement comprised of supporters of a federal ban on the slaughter of American horses for human consumption

The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign - The American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign is dedicated to preserving the American wild horse in viable free-roaming herds for generations to come, as part of our national heritage. Its grassroots efforts are supported by a coalition of over forty organizations. - PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU HAVE SIGNED THEIR PETITION!

American Herds - Blog devoted to the Preservation of Wild Horses & Burros

Alex Brown Racing - Racing updates and other updates of interest to Fans of Barbaro

American Wild Horse Preservation Campaign - dedicated to preserving the American wild horse in viable free-roaming herds for generations to come, as part of our national heritage. Its grassroots efforts are supported by a coalition of over forty organizations.

Animal Angels -Protector of the Animals - What a fine group of people!

Animal Fairy Charities - raises and distributes funds in support of the missions of other animal non-profit organizations using a federated (i.e. United Way) method. In addition, Animal Fairy Charities educates and engages young children in compassion through the positive interaction with animals.
Animal Rescue Mission - dedicated to raising awareness while fighting to stop illegal horse slaughter, shutdown of all illegal slaughter farms, cockfighting and halting the round ups of the Mustangs.

The Arabian Horse Foundation - The Arabian Horse Foundation exists to support youth and educational programs, equine research and the rescue and rehoming of displaced horses, particularly during catastrophic events.


Brooke Hospital for Animals - The Brooke is the UK’s leading overseas equine welfare charity and our aim is to improve the lives of horses, donkeys and mules working in the poorest parts of the world.

California BLM Adopters Assistance (CABAA) - volunteer-owned and managed website, whose mission is to promote the successful adoption of wild horses and burros gathered off public lands by the Bureau of Land Management.

The Cloud Foundation!

Doris Day Animal League - Practical advice for starting a rescue &/or retirement

Equine Advocates - mission is to rescue, protect and prevent the abuse of horses through education, investigation, rescue operations and the dissemination of information to the public.


Equine Protection Network - grassroots effort by concerned horse people who were determined to make a difference for abused, neglected and slaughter bound horses. The EPN has dedicated much of its efforts to the investigation and enforcement of horse cruelty laws and when necessary, to passage of legislation to protect America's horses. The EPN is now a non-profit charitable horse welfare organization, dependant on public donations.

- an umbrella organization representing equine welfare organizations, equine rescues and individuals involved in a grass roots effort dedicated to ending the slaughter of American Horses and the protection of our Wild Horses on public lands

Feedlot Horses - Who will save them? - NorCal Equine Rescue Sister Site

Food Stamps for Horses - A website to prevent starvation of the equine species individually through the development of food stamps for horses

Fury - Now how many of you remember him? My favorite just had to add this one

Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries (GFAS) - formed in 2007 by nationally and globally recognized leaders in the animal protection field for the sole purpose of strengthening and supporting the work of animal sanctuaries in the United States and abroad.

The Guide Horse Organization - Their mission is to provide a safe, cost-effective and reliable mobility alternative for visually impaired people. The Guide Horse Foundation is committed to delivering Guide Horses at no cost to the blind, relying on un-paid volunteers and charitable donations to pay all travel and housing expenses for the blind handler's on-site training.

Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries (GFAS) - formed in 2007 by nationally and globally recognized leaders in the animal protection field for the sole purpose of strengthening and supporting the work of animal sanctuaries in the United States and abroad.

Horse One-to-one Outreach Foundation, Inc (HOOF), Burbank, CA - educational horse outreach programs

Horse Rescue Coalition - consolidated group of horse rescues with great rescue information

International Society for the Protection of Mustangs and Burros
- ISPMB is an empowering force, influencing global attitudes and catalyzing actions for the protection, preservation and understanding of wild horses and burros as well as their habitat. Situated on 680 acres, the ISPMB cares for three separate and unique wild horse herds.

The International Blessed Broodmare Project - dedicated to the rescue and well-being of horses all over the world, and to assist them in avoiding the horrors of slaughter.

KBR Horse Net -
(Interesting Site - Lots of fun things)


Least Resistance Training Concepts (LRTC) Wild Horse Mentors (Wild Horse Mentor List & Training Info.)

Manes & Tails Organization - Rescuing, Rehabbing, Retraining and Rehoming Horses Since 1995.

Mary Nash's Horse Meat Website - Kaufmanzoning.net - Working hard to inform people about the horrors of horse slaughter.

The National Black Farmers Association - Founded in February of 1995, by John Boyd, Jr., of Baskerville, Virginia, a third generation farmer who is determined to hold on to his heritage, and to save his farm from foreclosure caused by racial discrimination under the USDA and supporters of the Horse Anti-Slaughter Act.

National Equine Disaster Relief - Maintains a list of people by state who can help with horses during disasters!

Respect 4 Horses - Promoting Anti-Slaughter legislation and preventing horse abuse.

Savedahorses.org - Great Yahoo group banding together to pool donations to help out horse rescues!

Save the Mustang Foundation - "We can not save them all. . ..but we can save one at a time with your help""SAVE THE MUSTANGS FOUNDATION" was created for the benefit of the Wild Horses in an effort to eliminate the need to destroy the "Excess."

Save our Wild Horses - For all of Annie's hard work, today's populations are half of what they used to be. This is a wake up call to all Americans. History repeats itself and we must learn from history.

Speak Up for Horses - education of the public about horse slaughter, horse welfare laws, and what it means to be a responsible horse owner.

Special Horses - provides fundraising opportunities, marketing assistance, educational opportunities, and community outreach for registered 501(c)3 not-for-profit groups involved with equine rescue, rehabilitation, retirement, therapeutic riding and hippotherapy.

Veterinarians for Equine Welfare - A group of veterinarians* from all disciplines who are concerned about misinformation being transmitted to the public regarding the national debate on horse slaughter.

Tim Woolley Horse Racing
- ABR, a horse racing site and home to the Fans of Barbaro, is a community dedicated to honoring the legacy of Barbaro by improving the welfare of horses and the humans involved with them.

ZooToo.com (Volunteer matching Service and complete shelter makeovers)

 

The Animal Rescue Site

Other Great Horse Adoption Services

California Animal Shelters (great list with some links and lots of phone numbers by rabbitadoption.org)

Horse.com Adoption Listings

Missy's Hope Equine Rescue Resource - updated site - great horses wanted section!

Adopt a PetPet Finder (the mother of rescue listings - I believe sponsored by Animal Planet!)