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September 30, 2015

Mariah Hammerschmidt


The Southeast Pennsylvania Search and Rescue

Recognized at Dressage at Devon

Boulder, Colo. The Southeast Pennsylvania Search and Rescue was recognized by A Home for Every Horse at Dressage at Devon the Classical Horsemanship in Competition. The Southeast Pennsylvania Search and Rescue (SEPASAR) of Wyncote, Pennsylvania. SEPASAR’s primary mission is to search for, locate, and extricate lost persons in the undeveloped or agricultural areas, Originally composed of mounted searchers only, we now include ground personnel for support and active search and EMS functions.

As part of the recognition of the hard and compassionate work done by SEPASAR (; the sponsors of A Home for Every Horse presented the rescue with some horse-care gifts to take back to the rescue. Including; a new WeatherBeeta blanket and twenty-four tubes of Zoetis Strongid paste. With the continued support of A Home for Every Horse’s sponsors; Tractor Supply CO, Zoetis, Purina, and WeatherBeeta rescues are more equipped to help support horses that are found in rescue situations. 

Irvin lichtenstein, coordinator for the rescue, said “The rescues primary goal is to keep horses out of bad situations to begin with. Through education about safe trail riding, property maintenance, trailering, etc. the need for equine search and rescue is goes down”.

If you want more information on rescue horses or you want to locate a rescue near you, please check out and the Active Interest Media Equine Network have joined forces with the American Horse Council’s Unwanted Horse Coalition to launch A Home for Every Horse Project.

This project helps find homes for America’s 170,000 to 200,000 horses in need of care and shelter.Here’s how it works:• Begin the search for your next equine partner You can search horses waiting for homes at nonprofit shelters across the country. Browse by rescue horse, or find rescue organizations in your area.

• Visit the site’s “Services” section to learn about your local rescue organizations. Find out how you can volunteer, donate, or simply spread the word.

• Look for upcoming stories on related to horse rescue.

If your 501(c)(3) rescue organization would like to join the Home For Every Horse Project, call (866) 467-7323, ext. 100. is a part of Active Interest Media Equine Network.


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