Sally and Lucy are an adorable mother and daughter pair of miniature donkeys. Sally is the mother and is the lighter colored donkey. She is five years old and Lucy is two years old. They were a local owner surrender and arrived with us late in June, 2017. They weren’t […]
Cookie Dough and Macaroni arrived with us in March of 2017 after we rescued them out of a kill pen. They both are extremely friendly and love lots of attention. They were adopted out on June of 2017. We are so happy that these two best friends got adopted together.
Jaks is a 10 year old appendix gelding who was owned by a kill buyer and about to ship to slaughter and we pulled him. He has been with us since August 2016. He was very underweight when he came to us but is looking great now. He’s very sweet […]
Ferdinand is a thoroughbred gelding and arrived at DER in August of 2016 as a four year old. He had been raced several times and won a couple of races. When he stopped running as fast, he found himself standing in a kill pen waiting to ship to Mexico for […]
Barney was one of four neglected stallions who arrived with us in March of 2016. They were a local owner surrender and very feral. We had them gelded right away and trimmed their feet long feet while they were sedated. It took a lot of patience to gain their trust […]
We rescued Fred along with three other mini’s from a local neglect situation in 2016. All four were stallions and had foundered. Their hooves were very long and they were very afraid of people due to never being handled. Fred was the friendliest and most trusting of the four. He […]
Manning was rescued when he was 6 years old from shipped to slaughter back in December 2015. He was very sick with pneumonia and very underweight when he arrived at DER. But after a few visits from the vet and lots of love and care, he’s made a full recovery […]
Piper is a three year old gelding that is 13 hands. He was recently adopted by someone who can give him his forever home.
Jack (shown right) and his mother Ruby were rescued in the spring with the help of Spring Hill Horse Rescue. They were full and asked if we had room to take them. They were trapped inside an old camper with no place to go outside for the entire winter. The […]
Duke (left) was rescued along with his sister Daisy. The photo taken at his rescue (below) was taken in the spring of 2012. You can see how skinny he was by the bones on his face, even showing through his winter coat. One year later Duke was healthy and happy.