Around the ranch: An update on our mustangs

‘We make a promise to all of these horses that come to us that they can come back to us forever. Once a horse has set foot at Mountain Valley Horse Rescue, they’re good for the rest of their lives.”     With the support of donors, who helped sponsor their transportation, four mustangs came to Mountain Valley Horse Rescue, after being seized by the County and found in a state of...

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Join Us for Horse Heroes!

Horse Heroes Update: We had so much fun working with the horses, learning how to saddle and during our riding lesson at last week’s Horse Heroes program. This week we will be taking off on a trail ride right from the rescue!! There are still 3 spots available! Email amy@mvhr.net for questions, or register directly at...

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Gabby

Gabby

This gorgeous mustang mare wants a person of her own.  Even when she first arrived as an unhandled youngster, she wanted to be around people.  Now healthy, slicked out, and well started under saddle, she's looking for that special person with the skills to take all the athleticism and willingness she has to offer and give her an amazing life.  4 years old.  15.2 hands. Don't miss this special...

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Veterans Volunteer Day THIS SATURDAY!!!!

Veterans Volunteer Day THIS SATURDAY!!!!

The Horses need YOU!!! Veteran Volunteer Days at Mountain Valley Horse Rescue 33933 Colorado River Road, McCoy The first Saturday of every month,10am-4pm!. An opportunity to enjoy a beautiful outdoor setting and make a difference for horses recovering from abuse, neglect, and abandonment. Each Saturday will have a project focus (ie. barn repairs or fence building) with a variety of tasks...

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We have a surprise! Summer horse programs are coming to Mountain Valley Horse Rescue…

We have a surprise! Summer horse programs are coming to Mountain Valley Horse Rescue…

This NEW program allows campers to build connections with their “own” rescue horse as well as a riding horse. This 6-week program includes the development of horsemanship skills along with either a riding lesson or a trail ride (riding activities will alternate weekly).   Through their time with the horses, kids will develop a sense of responsibility and empathy as well as problem-solving and...

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Chance

Chance

This big guy is a 14 year old registered Quarter Horse who was the dream of his previous owner.  When life changed and she could not keep him, she left him in the care of a friend.  When that friend passed away, she had to find Chance a new home fast, so he came to MVHR.  Started under saddle by Zen Greenlee, Chance is all tuned up and ready to be finished as whatever type of horse someone is...

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Baby Woodrow Finally Arrived!

Baby Woodrow Finally Arrived!

MVHR is thrilled to announce the arrival of little colt Woodrow, born in the wee hours of April 24! Stardust, Woodrow's Momma, was one of four mustang mares MVHR took in last December.  Part of a seizure of over 800 mustangs at risk of starvation at a sanctuary in South Dakota, Stardust has been getting a little bigger everyday....  And her baby is finally here!  Big, strong, and healthy - both...

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Breezie

Breezie

Breezie came to MVHR back in 2012 when her previous owner just didn’t want her anymore, and refused to buy more hay for her.  Sensitive and responsive, this special mare seems to have taken to heart tough treatment in her past, and at times struggles with overcoming her fears and worries, and so has had a hard time finding a new person of her own.  Well broke and lovely to ride she will be...

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