2014 Top Rated Award – Closes October 31st

Want to help the White Bird Appaloosa Horse Rescue get more donations? If you nominate us for a 2014 Top-Rated Award you could help us gain an online promotion worth $20,000, or a trip to the annual Technology for Social Good event in California to meet with potential donors. Just write a new, positive […]

International Award for White Bird

Part of the Sparky Herd April 2014

We are and pleased and humbled to announce that White Bird has been awarded the GFAS 2014 Carole Noon Award for Sanctuary Excellence for the Sparky Project, our ongoing large herd rescue project in northern Virginia. This is a tremendous honor and we are […]

Bear: ca 1969 – May 2nd 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

It is with the greatest of sadness that we had to help Bear across the rainbow bridge this afternoon. This indefatigable little Appaloosa with the huge heart has made so many friends since he came to us in 1997. At that time, his […]

Homes Urgently Needed – Culpeper, VA

We have the following urgent request from Tranquility Farm for the rehoming of four horses. Time is short to find them homes, so if you are in the Culpeper, VA area, please consider opening your barn doors for one of these deserving animals:

 

“Sadly, due to family circumstances, Tranquility […]

2014 Top Rated Award

Want to help the White Bird Appaloosa Horse Rescue get more donations? If you nominate us for a 2014 Top-Rated Award you could help us gain an online promotion worth $20,000, or a trip to the annual Technology for Social Good event in California to meet with potential donors. Just write a new, positive review, […]

Herd Dispersal in VA- Very Time Sensitive

We are seeking the assistance of good rescues and qualified homes to provide immediate assistance in the rehoming of a large group of needy horses. This herd consists of approximately 40 horses of varying age, most between 2 and 10 years old, containing stallions, mares (many in foal), geldings and colts. They are primarily Appaloosas […]

White Bird Horse Show

Allison and Fancy

White Bird Appaloosa Horse Rescue

1st Benefit Fun Horse Show April 26th 2014 Buckingham Equestrian Center, Dillwyn, VA

Enjoy a day out with the horses! The White Bird Appaloosa Horse Rescue is excited to announce its first ever Horse Show. Thanks to Allison’s hard work (http://www.birtwickparkstables.com) […]

Joe’s 10km Run

Ulysses and Joe

Pictured above are Ulysses, and his friend Joe Alcorn who is running in the Richmond, VA, Monument 10km run. Very adoptable if you want a pasture ornament or companion animal. Ulysses that is, not Joe (his wife Tolly might have something to say about that!) He will be […]

The Year of the Horse

Photo of Norman by Mike Kropf

Today marks the beginning of the Year of the Horse, in the Chinese astrological calendar.

The Chinese regard the spirit of the horse as one of continuous effort to improve. It is bright, warm, energetic and able. Sound like any horses you know? There may […]

Web Site Donations

On checking our Donation button I found that it was not really obvious how to make a payment if you don’t have a Paypal account, and that might stop people trying. As a 501c3 we rely on public donations and would hate for anyone to miss donating when they are keen to do so.

The […]