SHERR's MISSION- Safe Haven Equine Rescue & Retirement is a 501(c)3 non profit that was founded to rescue horses in need of food, shelter, and medical attention due to neglect or abuse in an effort to improve their quality of life. Further more, SHERR will provide a place or assist in finding a place of retirement for older horses that are unable to perform the tasks intended for them.
Our Philosophy - Our philosophy is based on the belief that since we domesticated horses,we must take full responsibility for their life. SHERR’s goal is to find permanent placement with responsible loving adoptive homes for horses as companion riding mounts and retired pets. All of them need a home, a sanctuary.
Volunteers are in integral part of the SHERR NC. They come from many backgrounds and experiences, but all share a desire to help the forgotten horses. Duties range from office work to horse training. There is a job for everyone at the SHERR NC!
SHERR NC believes there is room for anyone interested in volunteering their time, whether a few hours a year or many hours a week. From grooming horses, fundraising or in a leadership role, we want volunteers to feel welcome and to work in their area of interest.
SHERR’s Goals -
To educate horse-owners and the public about proper equine care, and the problems of neglect and abuse.
Working within the bounds of the law to rescue horses from neglectful or abusive owners.
To rehabilitate sick, underweight and abused equines and restore them to a state of good health.
To end the suffering of those equines which cannot be rehabilitated by means of humane euthanasia.
Follow Zoe Lambeth a wonderful 16 year old who has such a gift with the horses.
Zoe is mentoring under the direction of BLM TIP Trainer David Welborn of Adpot A Gentled Mustang