We were contacted by a woman who is trying to save a camp horse from slaughter. Camp horses are those lovely horses your children ride around during summer camp- in this instance, it is a YMCA in Washington state. These horses are used for the duration of the camp, then often returned to a feedlot or sold at auction to an uncertain fate. Poppy's fate, however, has been determined by the fact that she was recently diagnosed with Cushing's disease, which means her pituitary gland creates too much … [Read more...]
We support adoption in all ways. We periodically post adoptable horses that are not at Hanaeleh to help struggling owners find good homes for their horses. Each horse listed on this page is not at Hanaeleh. Please contact the owners for more information.
We were contacted last week about a horse who needs a home. Remi is a 7 y/o Quarter horse who has been diagnosed with a bone chip and contusion in one of his legs. He needs several months, up to a year, before he will be sound and rideable again. His owner does not have the ability to care for him during that time. Remi does not have an adoption fee, but will need someone who is willing to take the time to rehabilitate him. We are hoping that someone might have a pasture or backyard available … [Read more...]
We were contacted by a woman who is trying to help a horse at her barn. The owner, an elderly woman, passed away, and no one wanted her horse. A woman at the barn offered to help find him a home. Jackson is a 20 y/o bay Arabian gelding. He is rideable, and was being ridden by his owner who was 70 years old, before she passed away. He is very sweet and loves attention. Jackson is missing some back teeth so he needs to eat pellets that have been soaked in water, but otherwise he is very … [Read more...]
Hanaeleh was recently contacted by a woman who is trying to find a home for her Quarter horse gelding, Rusty. Rusty is NOT at Hanaeleh- he is at a ranch in Castaic. Unfortunately, her financial situation has changed and she is no longer able to pay Rusty's board, and is looking for help. If you know of anyone who might be able to help, please contact the owner Debbie via e-mail: [email protected] or by phone: (818) 454-8866. Information on Rusty from his owner is below: I currently … [Read more...]
We are happy to report that Tasha has found a new home! Her owner writes: "Tasha has found a new home. The family are horse people, 4 of them took turns reading her, Tasha was amazing. They fell in love, and the fit was right. Thank you for your help. Rita (HAPPY ENDING AND A NEW HORSE LIFE)" Thank you to everyone who worked to help find Tasha a new home! Tasha is a very sweet 10 year-old bay Arabian mare whose family is moving and is desperate to find her a good home. … [Read more...]
We were contacted about a beautiful Thoroughbred mare who needs a home. Destiny is NOT with Hanaeleh. For more information, please email her owner, Sarah: [email protected] Destiny is a beautiful bay 10 y/o OTTB (Off the track Thoroughbred) mare. Destiny's track name is Notjustanumber (all one word), and was bred in California. She is a descendant of exceptional racehorses, including Man o' War, War Admiral and Hyperion, just to name a few. You can see her pedigree here: … [Read more...]