Sanctuaries and Rescue Organizations

for Horses


other equines






State Web link
Alabama Alabama Equine Rescue - Odenville, Alabama
Dusty Trails Horse Rescue, Inc.
Hidden Hollow Pony and Pack Animal Rescue
Alaska Alaska Equine Rescue - Anchorage, Alaska
Arizona Hacienda de los Milagros - Chino Valley, Arizona - burro & horse sanctuary
Horse Rescue of North Scottsdale - Scottsdale, Arizona
Maricopa County Horse & Pony Rescue - Phoenix, Arizona
Mesa Equine Santuary & Adoption - Mesa, Arizona
X-S Ranch - Maricopa, Arizona
Arkansas Mustang Arabian Rescue & Education
ReRun Arkansas - Arkansas
Rocky Acres Ranch & Equine Rescue - Clarksville, Arkansas
Tiny Timbers Horse Rescue - Pea Ridge, Arkansas
California CERF aka California Equine Retirement Foundation - Winchester, California
Equus Santuary - Glendale, Califonia
Friends of Arabian Horse Rescue
Jack Auchterlonie Memorial Equine Sanctuary - Twentynine Palms, California
Lifesavers - Lancaster, California - focuses on Mustangs.
NorCal Equine Rescue - Taylorsville, California
Painted Spirit Ranch - Murrieta, California
Redwings Horse Sanctuary - Carmel, California
Tranquility Farm - Tehachapi, California
True Innocents Equine Rescue aka TIER - Riverside, California
United Pegasus Foundation - Arcadia, California
Wild Horse Sanctuary - Shingletown, California
Colorado Colorado Horse Rescue - Arvada, Colorado
Friends of Horses Rescue & Adoption - Greenwood Village, Colorado
Front Range Equine Rescue - Colorado Springs, Colorado
Lasso Horse Rescue - Durango & Pagosa Springs, Colorado
Rocky Mountain Foal Rescue - Falcon, Colorado
Florida Back in the Saddle Horse Adoption - Green Cove Springs, Florida
Heavenly Meadows Horse Rescue - Chipley, Florida
Horse Protection Association of Florida - Miami, Florida
South Florida Society of Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - South Florida
Georgia Georgia Equine Rescue League
Horse Rescue, Relief and Retirement Fund - Cumming Georgia
Idaho Orphan Acres - Viola, Idaho
Illinois CANTER Illinois - Illinois branch of the Communication Alliance to Network Thoroughbred Ex-Racehorses. Can post off the track Thoroughbreds available, and post horses wanted here.
Chance's Mini Horse Rescue - Foosland, Illinois
Crosswinds Equine Rescue - Tuscola, Illinois
Hooved Animal Humane Society - Woodstock, Illinois
ReRun Illinois - Hampshire, Illinois
Indiana Indiana Horse Rescue - Frankfort, Indiana
Kentucky Blair's Equine Rescue - Shepherdsville, Kentucky
ReRun Kentucky - Carlisle, Kentucky

Louisiana Hopeful Haven - Mooringsport, Louisiana
Maryland Days End Farm Horse Rescue - Lisbon, Maryland
Equine Rescue Rehabilitation Incorporated - Parkton, Maryland
Horse Lovers United - Salisbury, Maryland
HorseNet Horse Rescue - Eldersburg, Maryland
Mid Atlantic Horse Rescue - Chesapeake City, Maryland
ReRun Maryland
Royal Equine Rescue & Sanctuary - Belair, Maryland
Massachusetts CANTER New England - Massachusetts
Eye of the Storm Equine Rescue - Stow, Massachusetts
Michigan CANTER Michigan - Communication Alliance to Network Thoroughbred Ex-Racehorses. Can post off the track Thoroughbreds available, and post horses wanted here.
Second Chance Thoroughbred Adoption - Augusta, Michigan
Minnesota Midwest Horse Adoption Program - Shakopee, Minnesota
Nevada Miracle Horse Rescue - Pahrump, Nevada
Virginia Range Wildlife Protection Association - Virginia City, Nevada
New Hampshire Live and Let Live Farm - Chichester, New Hampshire
New Jersey Mylestone Equine Rescue - Phillipsburg, New Jersey
ReRun - Helmetta, New Jersey - also has branches in Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, New York, Virginia and Washington.
New Mexico Perfect Harmony Animal Rescue and Sanctuary - Chapparral, New Mexico
New York ERR - Equine Rescue Resource - Throggs Neck, New York
H.O.R.S.E. Rescue & Santuary - York, New York
New York Horse Rescue- Manorsville, New York
ReRun - Syracuse, New York - also has branches in Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, New Jersey, Virginia and Washington.
SLAPP of New York aka Standardbred Layup and Placement Program - New York
Tender Mercy Equine Rescue - Middleport, New York
North Carolina Hope for Horses - Leicester, North Carolina
Horse Protection Society of North Carolina - China Grove, North Carolina
United States Equine Rescue League aka North Carolina Equine Rescue League - also does rescue in Virginia.
Ohio Communication Alliance to Network Thoroughbred Ex-Racehorses (CANTER) Ohio
Last Chance Corral - Athens, Ohio
New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program - Laura, Ohio
West Wind Horse Rescue - Bellefontaine, Ohio
Wyandot County Humane Society - Upper Sandusky, Ohio
Oklahoma Mustang Arabian Rescue & Education
Oregon Poor Pony Central Oregon Horse Rescue - Central Oregon
Pennsylvania Angel Acres Horse Haven Rescue - Glenville, Pennsylvania
Bright Futures Farm - Spartansburg, Pennsylvania
Communication Alliance to Network Thoroughbred Ex-Racehorses aka CANTER Pennsylvania
Last Chance Ranch Equine Rescue - Quakertown, Pennsylvania
Ryerss Farm - Pottstown, Pennsylvania
South Dakota Black Hills Wildhorse Sanctuary - Hot Springs, South Dakota
Double HP Horse Help Providers - South Dakota
Tennessee Angel Rescue Equine Program - Dickson, Tennessee
Horse Haven of Tennessee - Knoxville, Tennessee
Diamond C Ranch
Freedom Farm Animal Sanctuary
Horse Haven of Tennessee
Maranatha Ranch Ministry
Mustang Alley Horse Rescue
Rock N Acres Animal Rescue and Pet Adoptions
Sacred Heart Rescue, Inc.
Texas Brighter Days Horse Refuge - Pipe Creek, Texas
Communication Alliance to Network Thoroughbred Ex-Racehorses aka CANTER Texas
Habitat For Horses - Hitchcock, Texas
Hope for Horses - McKinney, Texas
Lone Star Equine Rescue - Leander, Texas
True Blue Animal Rescue - Brenham, Texas
Vermont Spring Hill Horse Rescue - Brandon, Vermont
Virginia Equine Rescue League - Leesburg, Virginia
ReRun Virginia - Evington, Virginia
Roanoke Valley Horse Rescue - Hardy, Virginia
United States Equine Rescue League - Virginia and North Carolina
Washington Hooved Animal Rescue of Thurston County - Thurston County, Washington
Hope For Horses - Sultan, Washington
People Helping Horses - Arlington, Washington
ReRun Washington - Washington
West Virginia CANTER Mid-Atlantic - Communication Alliance to Network Thoroughbred Ex-Racehorses. Can post off the track Thoroughbreds available, and post horses wanted here. Formerly known as CANTER West Virginia.
Crossed Sabres Second Wind Adoption
Wisconsin American Standardbred Adoption Program aka ASAP - accepts other breeds as well - located in DeSoto, Wisconsin, but also serves Illinois, Iowa, Michigan and the surrounding area.
Central States Horse Rescue - Wisconsin