Horse Rescue Organizations: Questions to Ask

Find out what questions to ask before making any commitments a horse rescue.

No account yet? Register


Horse rescue organizations perform an important role, offering a bright future to animals in need of a new home when their owners can’t keep them or when they are no longer suited for their current use. However, as in any business, some groups do a better job than others. That’s why it’s important for anyone who is adopting from a rescue organization or donating a horse to one to know the right questions to ask before making any commitments.

My group, ReRun Inc., is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping ex-racehorses find new careers. The advice I offer here is based on our experiences in taking in and placing hundreds of horses over the years.

A Starting Point

Getting a sense of the group’s financial health will tell you a lot about any non-profit

Create a free account with to view this content. is home to thousands of free articles about horse health care. In order to access some of our exclusive free content, you must be signed into

Start your free account today!

Already have an account?
and continue reading.


Written by:

Related Articles

Stay on top of the most recent Horse Health news with

FREE weekly newsletters from

Sponsored Content

Weekly Poll

sponsored by:

When do you begin to prepare/stock up on products/purchase products for these skin issues?
96 votes · 96 answers

Readers’ Most Popular

Sign In

Don’t have an account? Register for a FREE account here.

Need to update your account?

You need to be logged in to fill out this form

Create a free account with!