Paso Fino Charo needs a sponsor. Can you help RVR Horse Rescue defray the cost of her care?

Our beautiful Charo needs a Sponsor! Charo’s one of our #Dream15 Paso Finos and she has come so far in her recovery. Can you help us defer the costs of her care while we wait for her forever family? Sponsor a Rescue Horse We can’t do what we do without Sponsors! With the high cost…

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Gunner's ready for his forever family! RVR Horse Rescue.

Gunner’s ready for his home! Gunner was foaled in 2009. He’s a sturdy, handsome pony at 13.3 hands high. Sometimes his attitude compensates for his small stature, but he just needs an owner who can handle his spunk. Gunner has a best buddy! Gunner and Halo are best buddies. It would be wonderful if they…

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RVR Horse Rescue is Moving to Plant City

Have you heard? RVR Horse Rescue is moving! After over 13 years at the Riverview, Florida facility, we’re moving twenty-five miles north-east to Plant City. We’ve been showing the progress of the new barn on our Facebook page and we’re so excited that the day is finally coming. We’d like to share the story behind…

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A New Friend for Gilbert. True story about RVR Horse Rescue's real-life Gilbert and Boots.

We’re very pleased to announce the expansion of our children’s outreach program to include a picture book about our special mini horses, Gilbert and Boots. A New Friend for Gilbert is now available as softcover and ebook on Amazon.com, along with free coloring pages. The book is based on the true story of how our little…

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Is a rescue organization worthy of your donation dollars? Where should you adopt your next family member from? Use these tips to evaluate or assess any rescue organization.

Thankfully, as a society, we’re becoming less tolerant of animal abuse and better animal advocates. As such, animal rescue organizations have become popular places for financial donors. And the “Adopt Don’t Shop!” movement has led to more adoptions from rescue organizations. But not all animal rescue organizations are created equally. Just because people call themselves…

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The convenience of our disposable generation has come at a steep cost. Is anything but ‘shiny and new’ valued anymore? Senior animals are often overlooked by potential adoptive families and it’s sad to say, but when horses are no longer useful, they’re often thrown away. Too many old and broken ones are listed on craigslist…

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