Help A Horse Day

Join DEFHR for a day of discovery on April 25, 2015.

Tour the farm. Learn about proper horse care and handling. Listen to stories of horses rescued from abuse and neglect and given a second chance at life. See rescue horses showcase their training in live demonstrations. Click here to learn more. 

2015 DEFHR Trainers Challenge

Six teams are hard at work preparing to compete in the 2015 DEFHR Trainers Challenge. Each team has 90 days to develop a partnership that will earn them the top prize on competition day - June 6 from 11:00 AM til 2:00 PM.

Come cheer on your favorite team! Click here to learn more.

Equine Cruelty Investigation Comprehensive Course

On June 24-25, 2015, DEFHR will offer a unique 2-day course designed to help cruelty investigators feel confident when assessing alleged situations of equine abuse or neglect.

Learn minimum horse care standards; color and breed identification; techniques for safe horse handling & trailering; and tools for examining body condition, measuring height & weight, and identifying illness & injury. Click here to learn more.

Spend Summer Days on the Farm

Participating in a Summer Legacy Program is a great way to jumpstart your child's volunteer experience at DEFHR! Enjoy a week filled with learning, fun, and friendship.

For children ages 7-11, click here to learn more.

For children ages 12-17, click here to learn more.