Bonnie Blue – Permanent Resident In Need Of Sponsors*

Bonnie Blue – Permanent Resident In Need Of Sponsors*

Bonnie Blue is a 28yr old Arabian who was saved from slaughter by bidding against a kill buyer at auction in December of 2016. Bonnie is considered a Sanctuary Resident due to her special diet of mash since due to

Power Of A Moment – Ready For Adoption – Companion Horse~

Power Of A Moment – Ready For Adoption – Companion Horse~

Power of a Moment or “Power” as we call him. Is a 11 yr old gelding, 15.3Hds Racing Standardbred. In his time, Power won over $750,000 racing before retiring. Sadly, the original owners did not care where he went and

Turbo – Permanent Resident In Need Of Sponsors~

Turbo – Permanent Resident In Need Of Sponsors~

Turbo is a Tennessee Walking Horse, 30 something yrs old, who is Grandson of “The Pusher”.     Turbo was an Auction intercept at the Lumberton Auction where we bid against a kill buyer (Slaughter) and won the bid for

Haley’s Story – Crossed The Rainbow Bridge To Heaven

Hayley was rescued from her pasture Sunday, September 17th 2017 in a small town called Rebel City in Sampson County, NC. We received a call the night before about a horse with possible eye injury, it was already dark so

Chippewa – Adopted To His Forever Home

Chippewa – Adopted To His Forever Home

Update December 2, 2016 – This past weekend was a great weekend and hard goodbye for 3 special horses from LMHR.  Chip, a teenage Leopard Appy, was adopted by Melissa L. and her family, who also adopted Ashton and Maggie!  What

Diego – Adopted To His Forever Home

Diego – Adopted To His Forever Home

Update December 5, 2016 – Diego, a 14.3 6yr old Arabian X, was being fostered/quarantined locally by LMHR volunteer Megan B.  Diego is now living at the rescue and quickly becoming a favorite of visitors and volunteers!  Diego spent an extra week in quarantine because Megan,

Lindsay – Permanent Resident In Need Of Sponsors

Lindsay – Permanent Resident In Need Of Sponsors

  Lindsay is a Quarter Horse Mare, who stands 15.2 hands, and is approximately 18-20 years old.  She was saved from a Pennsylvania kill pen with a severely infected leg.  Lindsay was in rough shape going into quarantine (QT) pictured on the left.  All four

Scarlett – Adopted To Her Forever Home~

Scarlett – Adopted To Her Forever Home~

Scarlett is an auction save after we out-bid a kill buyer.  She arrived at the rescue on 9/28/2016 and may be a Thoroughbred X or Saddlebred X.  Scarlett is approximately 8-10 years old and stands at 16 hands.  This beautiful girl is trained

Jackie – Adopted To Her Forever Home

Meet Jackie, a 10-year-old, 14.3 hand Quarter Horse mare.  Jackie was a Brood Mare for over 6 years.  She was part of a breeding program that went under and several pairs of Mares and Foals were dumped at a kill pen.  Upon

Gambler – Crossed The Rainbow Bridge To Heaven

Gambler – Crossed The Rainbow Bridge To Heaven

Meet Gambler, a 9-year-old, 16 hand Standardbred Gelding who arrived at the rescue on 9/22/2016.  Gambler was a trotter-racehorse and won $110,000 during his racing career.  Sadly he still ended up being dumped at an auction.  Gambler appeared tired, and defeated, when he arrived at

Happy – Adopted To His Forever Home

Happy – Adopted To His Forever Home

We welcome “Sooo Happy” (Jockey Club name) – Happy for short – who arrived on August 28, 2016.  Happy is a 15-year-old, 16.2 hands OTTB Gelding.  Happy came to us through the PA Kill Pen Network who were desperately trying find a rescue who would

Bently – Ready For Adoption – Companion Horse*

Bently – Ready For Adoption – Companion Horse*

Bently, aka “Message From Mom”, is a 10-yr-old, 16 hand Standardbred.  Bently came to the rescue on June 22, 2016 and we have very little history on him.  We’re not sure if he was an Amish Buggy horse after racing, but

Joan – Adopted To Forever Home

Joan – Adopted To Forever Home

Joan of Ark is a 9-year-old, 15.2 hand Standardbred Cross mare.  Joan is our amazing $85.00 SAVE from a kill auction.  Upon arrival Joan was timid and shy, but with love and compassion she has blossomed into a sweet gal.  The

Freedom Fred – Adopted To His Forever Home

Freedom Fred – Adopted To His Forever Home

June 24, 2016 — Here is Freedom Fred, a 14.3 hand, 16-year-old Standardbred.  Fred was saved from a Louisiana feedlot and arrived to our care less than a month ago. We would like to thank the amazing people who saved his life.  Upon arrival,

Jackie & Heidi – Adopted To Their Forever Home

  September 8, 2016 – Two horses, let down by greedy humans (Mare and Long Yearling), arrived from Texas today.  They were part of a Breeder’s “Mare and Foal Dump”, where 15 mares and their foals, were left at a Texas kill pen last

Liza – Adopted To Her Forever Home

Liza – Adopted To Her Forever Home

Liza is a 10-year-old, 15.2 hand Standardbred Mare, who arrived at the rescue on July 6, 2016.  We picked up Liza from a so-called feedlot, in Madison, NC, where Helen V. and friends had paid Liza’s bail.  Unfortunately no one had

Amazing Grace – Adopted To Her Forever Home

Amazing Grace – Adopted To Her Forever Home

Amazing Grace – September Horse-of-the-Month Meet Amazing Grace (aka Gracie) a 9-year old, 14.2 hand BLM Mustang who once lived wild and free.  Grace arrived at the rescue in August 2015. The first picture (far left) was taken while Grace was

Gretchen – Adopted To Her Forever Home

Gretchen – Adopted To Her Forever Home

Update August 10, 2016 — After a long weekend and busy first part of the week we are excited to announce that Gretchen has found her forever home, in South Carolina, with BillieJo and her family! This woman couldn’t be

Merry – Adopted To His Forever Home

Merry – Adopted To His Forever Home

Update August 6, 2016 – Merry, our little mischievous Christmas pony, was adopted by Brittany T. and Jeffrey Z.! MERRY is an 11-year-old pinto pony saved from the kill pen just this last Christmas.  She was only 3 hours away

Prince Valiant – Adopted To His Forever Home~

Prince Valiant – Adopted To His Forever Home~

Update July 9, 2016.  Prince Valiant went to his new forever home in Southern Pines, NC.  Prince Valiant, along with his pasture friend Black Beauty, were adopted by Elizabeth R.  We wish Liz, Prince Valiant, and Black Beauty a beautiful fairytale life