Duke (left) was rescued along with his sister Daisy. The photo taken at his rescue (below) was taken in the spring of 2012. You can see how skinny he was by the bones on his face, even showing through his winter coat. One year later Duke was healthy and happy.
Daisy (left) first came to us with her brother Duke from a neglect case in the spring of 2012. The “after” photo was taken about 6 months later (August 2012). She has come such a long way! She was terrified of people and wouldn’t let you get close to her […]
Bella was rescued in the early Summer of 2015 because she was owned by a kill buyer and was scheduled for slaughter. Ten years old at the time of rescue, Bella was adopted in the fall and is doing great!
Ollie was rescued in the early Summer of 2015 because he was owned by a kill buyer and was scheduled for slaughter. Three years old at the time of rescue, Ollie was adopted in the fall and is doing great!
Sarge came to us in August 2014 from an auction in New York where he was bound for slaughter. He came to us very scared, due to him not having his full sight. After he was examined by the vet we learned he was 100% blind in one eye and […]
Coco was rescued in June of 2014 from a known kill-buyer in PA. He is an 18 year old pony with a wonderfully sweet personality. He was adopted by a wonderful family in CT and is now called Spirit and is competing in horse shows!
March 2015 Update – Walter (above left) found his new forever home in Massachusetts where he lives with his new equine friend Ace! It was very hard to say goodbye but we know his new owner Rebecca will take wonderful care of him! The best news is that he won’t be to […]
Champ came to DER in 2014 as a ten year old when we rescued him from slaughter. He was adopted into a perfect home in NH in 2017 where he lives with his two horse buddies.
Lorelei came to us in June, 2014 from a known kill buyer in PA. She was very underweight, was missing a lot of hair, and was having trouble eating (pocketing her food in her cheeks). After a full veterinarian checkup she was diagnosed with Cushings disease. This will be treated with a […]
Rain was rescued in August of 2015 at an auction where we outbid a “kill buyer” for her to prevent her from shipping to Canada for slaughter. She was only at our rescue for four short months and then was adopted along with another DER horse, Pike. They are living […]