United States of America

Alaqua Animal Refuge
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.alaquaanimalrefuge.org
Freeport, Florida
USA

All About Equine Animal Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.allaboutequine.org
El Dorado Hills, California
USA

Amazing Grace Equine Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.rescuehorses.org
Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin
USA

Bat World Sanctuary, Inc.
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.batworld.org
Weatherford, Texas
USA

Beauty’s Haven Farm and Equine Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.bhfer.org
Morriston, Florida
USA

Beech Brook Farm Equine Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.beechbrookfarm.webs.com
Mystic, Connecticut
USA

Big Cat Rescue
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.BigCatRescue.org
Tampa, Florida
USA

Blue Apple Ranch
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.blueappleranch.org
Poway, California
USA

Blue Horse Mukwa Equine Rescue and Retirement Center
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.bluehorsemukwa.org
Chase City, Virignia
USA

Born Free USA Primate Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.bornfreeusa.org/sanctuary
Near San Antonio, Texas
USA

Brook Hill Farm
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
http://www.brookhillfarm.org/
Forest, Virginia
USA

California Coastal Horse Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.calcoastalhorserescue.com
Oak View, California
USA

CANTER Colorado
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.canterusa.org/colorado
Centennial, Colorado
USA

Cape Wildlife Center
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
Barnstable, Maryland
USA

Carolina Equine Rescue and Assistance
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.cera-inc.com
Wingate, North Carolina
USA

Catskill Animal Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.casanctuary.org
Saugerties, New York
USA

Center for Great Apes
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.centerforgreatapes.org
Wauchula, Florida
USA

Central Virginia Horse Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
http://www.centralvahorserescue.com/
Brodnax, Virginia
USA

Chimp Haven
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.chimphaven.org
Keithville, Louisiana
USA

Chimpanzee Sanctuary NW
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.chimpsanctuarynw.org
Cle Elum, Washington
USA

Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch, The Fund for Animals in partnership with HSUS
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.humanesociety.org/blackbeauty
Murchison, Texas
USA

Colorado Horse Rescue
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.chr.org
Longmont, Colorado
USA

Colorado Therapeutic Riding Center
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.ctrcinc.org
Longmont, Colorado
USA

Crossfire Equine Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.crossfirerescue.org
Dayton, Texas
USA

Crosswinds Equine Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.cwer.org
Sidell, Illinois
USA

Days End Farm Horse Rescue
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.defhr.org
Woodbine, Maryland
USA

DreamCatcher Horse Ranch and Rescue Center
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.dreamcatcherhorses.com
Clermont, Florida
USA

Dreamchaser PMU Rescue and Rehabilitation
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
http://dreamchaserhorserescue.rescuegroups.org/
Falcon, Missouri
USA

Duchess Sanctuary, The Fund for Animals in partnership with HSUS
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.humanesociety.org/duchess
Oakland, Oregon
USA

Dusty Trails Horse Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.dustytrailshorserescue.org
Montgomery, Alabama
USA

The Elephant Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.elephants.com
Hohenwald, TN
USA

End of the Road Ranch Horse Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.endoftheroadranchnm.com
Silver City, New Mexico
USA

End of the Trail Rescue (previously Dream Catcher Therapy Center)
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.dctc.org
Olathe, Colorado
USA

Equamore Foundation
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.equamore.org
Ashland, Oregon
USA

Equine Advocates
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.equineadvocates.org
Chatham, New York
USA

Equine Aid and Donkey Rescue of Washington
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
http://www.equineaid.net
Monroe, Washington
USA

Equine Outreach
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
http://www.equineoutreach.com/
Bend, Oregon
USA

Equine Rescue and Adoption Foundation
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.eraf.org
Palm City, Florida
USA

Equine Rescue, Inc.
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.equine-rescue.org
Walden, New York
USA

Equine Rescue League Foundation
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.equinerescueleague.org
Leesburg, Virginia
USA

Equine Voices Rescue & Sanctuary™
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.equinevoices.org
Green Valley, Arizona
USA

Faith Equine Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.faithequinerescue.webs.com
Lakeland, Florida
USA

FalconRidge Equine Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.falconridgerescue.org
Valley Center, California
USA

Far View Horse Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.farviewhorserescue.com
Fairplay, Colorado
USA

Farm Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.farmsanctuary.org
Watkins Glen, New York
USA

Front Range Equine Rescue
www.frontrangeequinerescue.org/
Ocala, Florida
USA

Florida Research Institute for Equine Nurturing, Development and Safety (F.R.I.E.N.D.S.)
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.eiahorses.org
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
USA

Foster Parrots, Ltd.
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.fosterparrots.com
Rockland, Massachusetts
USA

Fund for Animals Wildlife Center
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.humanesociety.org/ffawildlifecenter
Ramona, California
USA

Gentle Giants Draft Horse Rescue
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.gentlegiantsdrafthorserescue.org
Mount Airy, Maryland
USA

Glen Ellen Vocational Academy
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.glenellenfarms.com/geva
Glen Ellen, California
USA

Godspeed Horse Hostel
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.godspeedhorses.org
Amenia, New York
USA

Hanaeleh Horse Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.hanaeleh.org
Trabuco Canyon, California
USA

Hoofbeats Therapeutic Riding Center
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.hoof-beats.com
Lexington, Virginia
USA

Hope Equine Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.hopeequinerescue.com
Auburndale, Florida
USA

Hope in the Valley Equine Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.hopeinthevalleyequinerescue.org
Valley Center, Kansas
USA

Horse and Hound Rescue Foundation
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.horseandhoundrescue.com
Guthrie, Oklahoma
USA

Horse Feathers Equine Center
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.horsefeathersequinerescue.org
Guthrie, Oklahoma
USA

Horse Harbor Foundation
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
http://www.horseharbor.org/
Silverdale, Washington
USA

Horse Haven of Tennessee
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.horsehaventn.org
Knoxville, Tennessee
USA

Horse Help Providers (Double HP)
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.doublehphorses.org
Crooks, South Dakota
USA

Horse Helpers of the High Country (Horse Helpers Inc.)
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
http://www.horsehelpersnc.org/
Zionville, North Carolina
USA

Horse Protection Association of Florida
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.hpaf.org
Micanopy, Florida
USA

Howey Horse Haven Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.howeyhorsehavenrescue.org
Howey In The Hills, Florida
USA

Humanity for Horses
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
http://www.humanityforhorses.org
Montague, California
USA

Illinois Equine Humane Center
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
http://www.ilehc.org/
Big Rock, Illinois
USA

Indraloka Animal Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
http://www.indraloka.org
Mehoopany, Pennsylvania
USA

In-Sync Exotics
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
http://www.insyncexotics.org/
Wylie, Texas
USA

Jungle Friends Primate Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.junglefriends.org
Gainesville, Florida
USA

Kentucky Equine Humane Center
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
http://www.kyehc.org
Lexington, Kentucky
USA

Laughing Pony Rescue 
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.laughingponyrescue.com
San Diego, California
USA

Lifesavers Wild Horse Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.wildhorserescue.org
Lancaster, California
USA

Lions, Tigers and Bears
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.lionstigersandbears.org
Alpine, California
USA

Live and Let Live Farm Rescue and Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.liveandletlivefarm.org
Chichester, New Hampshire
USA

Longhopes Donkey Shelter
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
http://www.longhopes.org
Bennett, Colorado
USA

Lucky Orphans Horse Rescue
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.luckyorphanshorserescue.org
Dover Plains, New York
USA

MAARS (Midwest Avian Adoption and Rescue Services)
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.maars.org
Stillwater, Minnesota
USA

MidAtlantic Horse Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.midatlantichorserescue.org
Chesapeake City, Maryland
USA

Midwest Horse Welfare Foundation
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.equineadoption.com
Pittsville, Wisconsin
USA

Missouri Forget Me Not Horse Rescue and Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.missouriforgetmenot.org
Linn Creek, Missouri
USA

Mitchell Farm Equine Retirement
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.mitchellfarm.org
Salem, Connecticut
USA

North Shore Horse Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.northshorehorserescue.com
Long Island, New York
USA

Old Friends Equine
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.oldfriendsequine.org
Georgetown, Kentucky
USA

Panhandle Equine Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.panhandleequinerescue.org
Cantonment, Florida
USA

Peaceful Ridge Rescue
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.peacefulridgerescue.org
Davie, Florida
USA

Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.donkeyrescue.org
San Angelo, Texas
USA

Performing Animal Welfare Society (PAWS)
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.pawsweb.org
Galt, California
USA

Pony Tales Refuge & Rehab, Inc.
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.ponytaleswi.org
Colfax, Wisconsin
USA

Pregnant Mare Rescue, Inc.
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.pregnantmarerescue.com
Aptos, California
USA

Primate Rescue Center
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.primate-rescue.org
Nicholasville, Kentucky
USA

Project Perry
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.projectperry.com
Louisa, Virginia
USA

Rabbit Sanctuary Inc.
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.rabbitsanctuaryinc.com
Simpsonville, South Carolina
USA

Racer Placers
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.racerplacers.com
Madison, Wisconsin
USA

Rainbow Meadows Rescue and Retirement
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.rainbowmeadowsranch.com
Sedan, Kansas
USA

Red Bucket Equine Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.redbucketrescue.org
Chino Hills, California
USA

Redwings Horse Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.redwingshorsesanctuary.org
Lockwood, California
USA

Ryerss Farm for Aged Equines
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.ryerssfarm.org
Pottstown, Pennsylvania
USA

Saddlebred Rescue, Inc.
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.saddlebredrescue.com
Hardwick, New Jersey
USA

Sadie’s Haven Horse Rescue and Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.sadieshaven.org
Santa Rosa, California
USA

Safe Haven Equine Rescue and Retirement
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.sherrnc.com
High Point, North Carolina
USA

Safe Haven Equine Rescue and Retirement Home
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.safehavenequinerescue.com
Gilmer, Texas
USA

Safe Haven Wildlife Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.safehavenwildlife.com
Imlay, Nevada
USA

Save the Chimps
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.savethechimps.org
Fort Pierce, Florida
USA

Saving Horses Inc.
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.savinghorsesinc.com
Encinitas, California
USA

Serenity Farm Equine Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.serenityfarmequinesanctuary.org
Louisa, Virginia
USA

Shooting Star Equine Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.shootingstarequinerescue.org
Wakarusa, Kansas
USA

Sixteen Hands Horse Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.sixteenhandshorsesanctuary.org
Ona, Florida
USA

So Cal Mini Horse Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.socalminihorse.org
West Hemet, California
USA

South Florida SPCA
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.helpthehorses.org
Homestead, Florida
USA

Southern Winds Equine Rescue and Recovery
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.southernwindsequinerescue.org
Udall, Kansas
USA

Speak Up For Horses
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.speakupforhorses.org
Falmouth, Kentucky
USA

SquirrelWood Equine Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.squirrelwoodequinesanctuaryinc.org
Montgomery, New York
USA

Standardbred Retirement Foundation
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.adoptahorse.org
Cream Ridge, New Jersey
USA

Standardbred Retirement Foundation
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.adoptahorse.org
Blairstown, New Jersey
USA

Sundown Horse Shelter
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.sundownhorseshelter.org
Hugo, Minnesota
USA

The Oasis Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.the-oasis.org
Benson, Arizona
USA

The Wildcat Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.wildcatsanctuary.org
Sandstone, Minnesota
USA

This Old Horse, Inc.
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.thisoldhorse.org
Hastings, Minnesota
USA

Thoroughbred Placement Resources, Inc.
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.goodhorse.org
Upper Marlboro, Maryland
USA

Three Ring Ranch Exotic Animal Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.threeringranch.org
Kona, Hawaii
USA

Throwaway Ponies
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.throwawayponies.org
Rockwall, Texas
USA

Triple H Miniature Horse Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.hhhmhr.org
Bismarck, North Dakota
USA

True Innocents Equine Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.tierrescue.org
Riverside, California
USA

Tucson Wildlife Center
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.tucsonwildlife.com
Tucson, Arizona
USA

Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.turpentinecreek.org
Eureka Springs, Arkansas
USA

United Pegasus Foundation
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
http://www.unitedpegasus.com
Tehachapi, California
USA

White Bird Appaloosa Horse Rescue
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.whitebirdapps.com
Burkeville, Virginia
USA

White Rock Ranch Rescue & Retirement
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.whiterockhorserescue.org
Yucca Valley, California
USA

WildCat Ridge Sanctuary
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.wildcatridgesanctuary.org
Scotts Mills, Oregon
USA

Wildlife Rescue & Rehabilitation
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.wildlife-rescue.org
Kendalia, Texas
USA

Wolf Haven International
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
http://www.wolfhaven.org
Tenino, Washington
USA

Zuma’s Rescue Ranch
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.zumasrescueranch.com
Littleton, Colorado
USA

Relocation Assessment in Process

Mountain Valley Horse Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.mvhr.net
Eagle, Colorado
USA

Swan Center Outreach
www.swancenter.org
Silverthorne, Colorado
USA

Wild Horse Rescue Center
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.wildhorserescuecenter.org
Mims, Florida
USA

Accredited Equine Rescues

[Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries] 

Canada

Bear Valley Rescue
Status: GFAS Verified Sanctuary
www.bearvalleyab.org
Sundre, Alberta
Canada

Fauna Foundation
Status: GFAS Accredited Sanctuary
www.faunafoundation.org
Carignan, Quebec
Canada