Wedgewood (Wedgie) is an 18 year-old grey Hanovarian gelding, just over 16.3 hands. Wedgie was trained as a hunter, but also has a strong dressage base. He had a collateral ligament strain interior front left and a bone cyst in the pastern joint on the same side 2 1/2 years ago and was laid up/retired 1 1/2 years ago. He was almost starved to death at the retirement place, so once his owner realized what was happening, he made sure to take him back and rehabilitate him. This was about seven … [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 received a plea for help for two horses (mare and a gelding) who were abandoned at a boarding facility. STAT Rescue offered to take the horses, but they need transport from Ridgecrest, CA (Kern County) to Winchester, CA (Riverside County). The only quote they have to transport is $900, which STAT rescue does not have. They are looking for any angels who might be able to transport and charge less, or even offer to transport for free. If anyone is available to help transport these horses, … [Read more...]
We received word that the owner was able to find a place to move her horses, so they are safe! Thank you to everyone who helped share them! Santa Clarita, CA- Two Arabians Need Foster Placement ASAP Wanda is looking for temporary housing/foster for her two 25 y/o chestnut Arabians- one gelding and one stallion. She has been boarding them and was just told that the property where she was boarding had been sold and she is supposed to be off the property tomorrow … [Read more...]
Lisa Ray is a 10 year-old bay Appendix (Quarter horse and Thoroughbred cross) who needs a home. Her owner passed away in a tragic accident and her young daughter is not in the position to care for her. She is located in Orange Park Acres, in Orange County, CA. Lisa Ray is about 15 hands, and has had no medical issues. She has been ridden mostly western, but has done some English as well. She has been ridden by a 14 year-old, but needs an experienced rider. Lisa Ray is good out on trail if … [Read more...]
Hanaeleh helps to network horses who need homes, free of charge. These horses are offered free to a good home, but an adoption agreement and contract are suggested. Hanaeleh is not responsible for any of the information provided and does not know anything beyond what is listed in the post- please contact the owner directly. We have had several people contact us this week with horses who need homes. Please read below for information about each horse. Please note that these horses are NOT at … [Read more...]
Hanaeleh was recently contacted by a trainer who has been working with a three year-old Mustang filly, from the Three Fingers Herd in Oregon. The filly has been in training since September. She had some basic ground work and desensitizing training and was beginning to be worked under saddle when she began to come up lame. They stopped riding her and working her, and the lameness issue went away. When they tried easing her back into work, however, it came back. The lameness seemed to be … [Read more...]