“Colonial Spanish Horses are of great historic importance in the new world. They
descend from horses introduced from Spain during the age of conquest of the new world.
They are the direct remnant of the horses of the Golden Age of Spain and that type
is mostly or wholly extinct now in Spain. Our Colonial Spanish horses are therefore
a treasure chest of genetic wealth from a time long gone.”- Dr Sponenberg, Geneticist
and founder of the American Livestock Breeds Conservancy in NC
The Santa Cruz Horses have a remarkable ability to connect with humans especially
youth and are the means for children to cope with and perhaps even forget the difficulties
Birthday or Christmas gifts for a needy child or 2 bags of horse treats.
1 Weeks Support for 1 Horse
1 Months Youth Membership
Provide annual vaccinations for 1 horse
Sponsor 1 horse for 3 months
Farrier services for 1 horse for 1 year
We are very grateful for donations here at the sanctuary. If you are unsure of an
amount to donate here are some examples:
Also, please consider making a monthly recurring donation through Network For Good.
This way you are sure to show your support without the hassle of having to remember
every month, and it can help with vet bills, feed, and riding programs.
In addition to monetary donations we are also always in need of other supplies. (Hay,
riding helmets, paint, wood fencing, halters, youth and adult saddles, etc.) Please
feel free to email or call for arrangements with these items.
Receipts will be provided upon request for all donations.