Horse Care 101

Rescue Horse Rehab: Step 3

The health needs of a rescue horse are only half the equation. You will also, probably simultaneously, have to contend with behavioral and training issues. Not only is being able to safely handle a rescue horse critical to providing him care immediately after his arrival, but it will serve as a foundation for future training that will help him achieve and maintain a more secure place in the world.

Horse Care 101

Rescue Horse Rehab: Step 2

Restoring a horse’s physical and mental health can be challenging but rewarding. Here is the second step in that process

Horse Care 101

Rescue Horse Rehab: Step 1

Restoring a horse’s physical and mental health can be challenging but rewarding. The first step is to address the horse's immediate needs.

Adoption 101

Horse Adoption: Owning Responsibly and What That Means

There are two things that often come to mind when thinking of horse ownership: how incredibly rewarding it can be, and how overwhelming the responsibility of owning a horse can be at times.

Rescue Success Stories

Eli the Mammoth Donkey

Pasture Pals Equine Rescue most memorable rescue resident.

Adoption 101

Is Horse Ownership Right For You?

You might be questioning - is horse ownership right for me? Here are some topics to consider before purchasing or adopting an equine.

Rescue Success Stories

Veteran Makes all the Difference Volunteering

Curtis, in his late 70's, a Vietnam Veteran, and an active horseman (or in his words, "a try to be horseman").Because of the pandemic, we also had to cut back on our staff, on our horse in take, and overall, our annual budget to stay afloat as we didn't know how it was going to effect the rescue as a whole. Rain, snow, wind, it didn't matter, Curtis came out every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday to muck pens and stall, feed the senior horses and give meds to those that needed it, help winterize the equipment, groom the horses, whatever needed to be done that day, he did it!

Rescue Success Stories

A True Blessing

When a Colorado horse rescue went to pick up a new trailer, they had no idea they’d be using it that very day.

Rescue Success Stories

Dharma - How Did You Know I Needed You

Story submitted by Happy Trails Farm Animal Sanctuary. "It was just two weeks after I lost my heart horse, and I was absolutely reeling. I didn't know which way was up or how I was going to go on.How did you know I needed you?"


Every Horse Deserves A Chance At Greatness

We believe every horse deserves a home, a soft place to land, a loving family, and a full stomach. Thanks to Purina Horse Feed, we have been able to donate more than 1,200 tons of feed to horse rescue around the county. In 2016, the Anheuser-Busch Foundation joined the cause […]