Horse Match

These horses are NOT at Hope for Horses, you will need to contact their owners directly.  

Hope for Horses cannot guarantee the veracity of the descriptions of these horses, and will NOT be held responsible for the actions of the horses or their owners.

Horse Match is for conscientious and loving horse owners who find themselves forced, due to circumstances beyond their control, to part with their horses.  If you need assistance re-homing your horse through this program, please complete our online application below.

Scroll below to see the available horses through our Horse Match program. 

Contact their owners directly for more information, questions, etc.

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Sonny & Bandit

Both can be assertive towards other horses, but not out of hand. Bandit is curious and smart and Sonny is docile and will follow without a lead.

 

BREED:  Tennessee Walking Horse

SEX:  Gelding

AGE:  15 & 17

For more information or to arrange a visit, please contact owner:

Pam (828) 593-2378

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Moonlight

Moonlight is being fostered for Mitchell County Animal Rescue. This horse has no special needs and is current with all vaccinations, dental & farrier work.  She needs a home with patience where she can continue to build trust.

BREED: Arabian

SEX:  Mare

AGE:  7

For more information or to arrange a visit, please contact owner:

Kristie (828) 682-5936

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Minnie Pearl

Friendly, but has a mind of her own and sometimes uses her size to her advantage, but not aggressive.  Green broke under English saddle and completely sound.  She is the daughter of Sweety Pearl below.

BREED:  Belgian

SEX:  Mare

AGE:  12

For more information or to arrange a visit, please contact owner:

Mark (828) 778-3050

Sweety Pearl

Very reserved, docile and gentle.  Not broken to ride.  Only health issue is an old wound on her leg that is healed with scar tissue, but she sometimes opens it by chewing it. Mom of Minnie Pearl above.

BREED:  Belgian

SEX:  Mare

AGE:  23

For more information or to arrange a visit, please contact owner:

Mark (828) 778-3050

Chance

Chance has always been with other horses, not sure how he would be alone.  Well trained and great trail horse but he likes to eat and must be careful monitored or could founder.

BREED:  Tennessee Walker

SEX:  Gelding

AGE:  22

For more information or to arrange a visit, please contact owner:

Kathy (828) 293-5835

Jackson

Jackson is a sweet & mellow retired camp horse, loves baths and does anything asked of him. He is no longer able to be ridden as he has hind suspensory desmitis.  He takes Previcox daily and has egg-bar shoes on his hind feet.

BREED:  Quarter/Tennessee Walker

SEX:  Gelding

AGE:  15-18

For more information or to arrange a visit, please contact owner:

Sara - lighterboelt@gmail.com

Jingo & Lucky

Lucky is a small standard donkey and Jingo full sized.  They are a bonded mother and daughter and must be adopted together. Owner stipulates via contract that these donkeys may never be bred.  They are very friendly and in perfect health.  They have not been trained for riding.

BREED:  Donkey

SEX:  Mares

AGE:  6 & 12

For more information or to arrange a visit, please contact owner:

Melissa (828) 545-8216

Ellie

Ellie is a small, lively, curious and friendly girl. She has not been under saddle and has no health issues.

BREED:  Morgan-Appalachian Singlefoot

SEX:  Mare

AGE:  20

For more information or to arrange a visit, please contact owner:

Kim (828) 586-1576

Heisman

Reportedly, Heisman was once a show horse, but after being tried under saddle, the owner determined that he will need some re-training by an experienced rider.

BREED:  Saddlebred

SEX:  Gelding

AGE:  12

For more information or to arrange a visit, please contact owner:

Julie (336) 406-1046

Misty

Well trained & used as trail horse all her life.  Loves being brushed & will stand and drop her head for anyone who wants to brush her.  She has some arthritis in her back end & was diagnosed as "pre-cushings" & is doing great, but on medication.

BREED:  Missouri Fox Trotter

SEX:  Mare

AGE:  27

For more information or to arrange a visit, please contact owner:

Kathy (828) 293-5835

Raffles (L)

Both horses were recently rescued.  Raffles was a good trail pony at one point, but unsure if ridable currently.  Handles well.

BREED:  Quarter Cross

SEX:  Mare

AGE: ~26

For more information or to arrange a visit, please contact owner:

Nancy (828) 863-0462

Lady (R)

Both horses were recently rescued.  Lady is easy to handle, but can be a bit grumpy. There is not a lot know about her.  She was removed from a farm by animal control.

BREED:  Unknown

SEX:  Mare

AGE:  ~19

For more information or to arrange a visit, please contact owner:

Nancy (828) 863-0462

Profit

Profit has many good riding years left and he is happiest riding out on trails. He has been a good beginner/intermediate horse.  He does have minor arthritis in his front feet that is easily treated with daily administration of Equioxx.  He also is better barefoot and can be ridden in Renegade vipers.  Owner is willing to sell these to whomever adopts him.

BREED:  Quarter

SEX:  Gelding

AGE:  24

For more information or to arrange a visit, please contact owner:

Amy aegaddis@gmail.com

Lilly

Lilly was abandoned at the current owners property so little is know about her.  She is crooked in one pastern and sometimes will have lameness in that leg. Current owner was told that she had been ridden some, lightly.  She would make a great companion.

BREED:  OTTB

SEX:  Mare

AGE:  12

For more information or to arrange a visit, please contact owner:

Gwen (919) 270-4832

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