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The RVHR Herd

57 Rescue Horses Are Being Cared For By RVHR At One Of Our Two Facility At this Time.
They are available for placement unless otherwise noted. 
For information and more photos of each horse click on a horse's name.
 
Placed 2015  - Merlin, Reggie, Hotshot, Teddy, Doc, Gigi & Patrick, Kristen, Trace, Rebel, Nellie, Andy, Diva, Dodge and Jordan (goats)
Passed Away at RVHR 2015 - Gracie 6/27/2015 - Daisy 6/18/15 - Dallas 4/4/15 - Warrior 3/15/15
Our Placed Horses Passed Away 2015 - Monty 2/20/15 - Teddy 8/25/15
 
 
 

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~ 276 Horses Helped Since We Opened In 2002 ~
~ 166 Placed in New Homes ~
~ 62 onsite euthanized ~
 
 We need EVERYONE'S HELP to feed and care for each of the horses here at the rescue. WE ARE IN GREAT NEED of a $25.00 Monthly Sponsorships for each horse in our care.  Please click Become a sponsor TODAY.  

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Apps

Apps

Has now spent 
1 year with RVHR
12 YO - 2015
Appaloosa Mare
Placement Fee $750.00
Rideable
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Nicole L.

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Bear

Bear

Has now spent
2 years with RVHR
2015 - 4 YO TW - Gelding
Placement fee $750
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Kili and Wei T.
Brenda & Nelson G.
 

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Boxer

Boxer

Has now spent
4 years with RVHR
7 YO – 2015
TB - Gelding
Started undersaddle- green
Placement Fee $750.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Mark & Alegria K.

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Brooks

Brooks

6 YO - 2015
Thoroughbred Mare
Placement Fee $750.00
 
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
 

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Bubba

Bubba

Arrived at RVHR 6/16/15
32 YO - 2015
Appaloosa
Placement Fee $250.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are

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Buddy

Buddy

Has now spent
1 year with RVHR
17 YO - 2015
Standard Bred Gelding
Placement Fee $550.00
Rideable
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are

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Bugs

Bugs

Arrived at RVHR 4/28/15
8 YO - 2015
QH cross
Placement Fee $750.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Debra P.

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Carmel

Carmel

24 YO - 2015
 Quarter Horse Mare
hard keeper, no teeth
Companion only, nonrideable
Placement fee $250 
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
 

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Chad

Has now spent
2 years with RVHR
27 YO - 2015
Saddlebred Gelding
Rideable- Placement Fee $300
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Brenda & Nelson G.
 

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Dakota

Dakota

Has now spent
7 years at RVHR
Born at RVHR
Blind 7 YO – 2015
TB - Gelding
Has been ridden ~ GB
Placement Fee $150.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Fred W.
Paige S.
Donna L.
 
 
 

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Darren

Darren

Has now spent
2 years with RVHR
9 YO 2015
Arabian- gelding
has been ridden
Placement fee $750
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
 
 

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Dean

Dean

Arrived at RVHR 4/28/15

15 YO - 2015

Quarter Horse

On Hold

Dean is currently

babysitting Pebbles

2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)

Is/Are

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Donahue

 Donahue

Has now spent
7 years with RVHR
2015 - 9 YO Thoroughbred - Gelding
Placement fee $750.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
is/are:
Karen M. 

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Elly

Elly

20 YO - 2015

Thoroughbred Mare
Ride-able
Placement fee $500 
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Brenda B.
 

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Fancy

Fancy

Has now spent
9 years with RVHR.
2015 - 28 YO
Quarter Horse Mare
Placement Fee - $150.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Sharon G.
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Fergie

Fergie

Has now spent
2 years with RVHR
In training- has been under saddle
3 YO - 2015
Arabian Mare
Placement Fee - $750.
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Karen M.
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Fricke

Frickie

Has now spent
7 years with RVHR.
16 YO – 2015
TB - Mare
Has been ridden
Placement Fee $500.00
2015Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
 Karen M.
Donna L. 
 
 

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RVHR is a Member of the LACA # 76131

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Haven

Haven

Has now spent
2 years with RVHR
13 YO - 2015
Paint Mare
Placement Fee $750.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Bobbie H.

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Jasmine

Jasmine 
 
Has now spent
2 years with RVHR
 28 YO – 2015
Tobiana/Paint- Mare
rideable
Placement fee $750
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Sandra G.
Wendy G.

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Kellymeg

Has now spent
1 year with RVHR
2015 - 24 YO TB - Mare
Placement fee $500
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Diane Marie L.
 
 
 

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Kevin

Kevin

Has now spent
2 years with RVHR
4 YO QH -2015
Gelding
Placement fee $500
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Fred W.

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Korine

 
Has now spent
2 years with RVHR 
9 YO 2015
TW - Mare
Placement fee $500
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Laura B.
 
 

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Libby

Libby

Has now spent
3 years with RVHR
5 YO – 2015
SB/TB - Mare
working under saddle
Placement Fee $750
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Laurel and David R.
 

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Marshall

Marshall

Has now spent
4 years with RVHR
Blind 23 YO – 2015
TW - Gelding
Companion Only
Placement Fee $150.00
2015 Monthly Sponsors
Is/Are:
Mary C. 2015
 

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Maverick

Maverick

Arrived at RVHR 6/16/15
12 YO - 2015
QH cross
Placement Fee $750.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Howard F. & Audrey F.

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Maxwell

Maxwell

Has now spent
6 years with RVHR
26 YO – 2015
QH /TB- Gelding
 Placement Fee $250.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Tina McC.

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Moe

Moe

Has now spent
8 years with RVHR.
12 YO - 2015 
Quarter Horse - Gelding
In training
Placement Fee $500.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Mark & Alegria K.
 

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Molly

Molly

Has now spent
7 years with RVHR
32 YO – 2015
QH - Mare
Has been ridden
Placement Fee $300.00
See my video on Facebook
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Mark & Alegria K.
Donna L. 
 

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Neptune

Neptune

Has now spent
2 years with RVHR
10 YO – 2015
Saddlebred Gelding
Has been ridden 
Placement $500.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/ Are
Michelle E. 
 

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Norman

Norman

 
11 YO - 2015
Thoroughbred Gelding
Placement Fee $750.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
 

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Peeper

Peeper

Has now spent 
2 years with RVHR
22 YO QH Mare
Non Rideable
Placement fee $150.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor (s)
Is/Are
Clara B.
 

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Reese

 
Has now spent
2 years with RVHR
10 YO - 2015
Arabian- gelding
Placement fee $500
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are:
Pamela B.
 
 
 

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Rockelle

Rockelle

Has now spent
2 years with RVHR
3 YO - 2015
TW Mare
Placement Fee - $750
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Russell & Linda M.
 
 

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Rose

 Rose

Has now spent
2 years with RVHR
2015 27 YO Arabian Mare
Placement Fee - $150
Rose is at the Fincastle facility
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s) Is/Are
 

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Sara

Sara

Has now spent
1 year with RVHR 
2015 - 27 YO Arabian - Mare
Placement fee $150
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Fred W.
 
 

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Selene

Selene

Has now spent
9 years at RVHR.
Born at RVHR 6/1/2006
9 YO – 2015
QH/Arabian - Mare
green broke
working undersaddle
Placement Fee $750.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s) Is/Are
 
 
 
 

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Shea

 Shea

Has now spent
4 years with RVHR
2015 - 21 YO Paso Fino - Mare
Placement fee $500.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
is/are: 
William S.
Janice P. 

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Skylar

Skylar

Has now spent
2 years with RVHR   
16 YO – 2015
Arabian- Mare
Placement fee $500
has been under saddle
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s) Is/Are
Glenn & June L. 
 
 

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Sparky 2

Sparky 2

Has now spent 
3 years with RVHR
27 YO – 2015 TW Gelding
Placement Fee $150.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
 Stacy & Roger F.

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Spicer

Spicer

Has now spent
1 year with RVHR
20 YO - 2015
Bay QH
Placement Fee $500.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Nancy & James J.

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Tarra

 
Has now spent
2 years with RVHR
5 YO -2015
Arabian/SB - Mare
Placement fee $500 
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Craig S. 2015
 

Toby

Toby

Toby

Has now spent
4 years with RVHR
21 YO – 2015
TB - Gelding
Has Been Ridden- Has Shoulder Injury
Placement Fee $500.00
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s) Is/Are
Mark & Alegria K.
 

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Tonka

 

TONKA

 30 year old - 2015

Chestnut Arabian Mare
Hard keeper, blind in one eye
Companion only, nonrideable
Placement fee $150
 
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
Is/Are
Emily P. & Group
     

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Vik

Vik

Has now spent
1 year with RVHR
3 YO-2015
Appaloosa Gelding
Placement fee $750
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s)
  Is/Are
Barbara & Robert S.
 

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Blair

Blair

Has now spent
12 years with RVHR
21 YO - 2015 Arabian Mare
Is a permanent resident
 at RVHR since 2003. 
Please take a moment
 to read Blair's Story.
 
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s) Is/Are
Belinda H.
 
 
 

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Serenity

Serenity

Has now spent 
8 years at RVHR.
16 YO – 2015
Permanent Resident
QH - Mare
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s) Is/Are
Elizabeth L. R.
Tina R.
 

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Shotgun

Shotgun

Updated 11-14
Has now spent
2 years with RVHR
3 YO – Born on Mothers Day
QH/Paint
Permanent Resident Please visit
His page for more about his story.
2015 Monthly Sponsor(s) Is/Are
Linda M.

 

 Returned to RVHR

Lauren, 11 y/o TB Mare

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Shaw, 8 y/o TB Mare

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We are always in  Need of:

Sponsors for all our horses, Monetary donations for help cover each horse’s feed, hay, hoof care and medical bills.

Alfalfa Hay, Alfalfa cubes, (TS and Feed Stores), Rice Bran, Beet Pulp, Sentinel LS, Mare & Foal(Available at Doc’s Feeds 540-380-3433)
 
From Kroger or Foodlion Canned Corn – Canned Carrots – Corn Flake Cereal – Apple Sauce – Lysol Spray, Bleach, Hand Sanitizer.  Our Wish List 
 New Arrival to RVHR
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Roe 8 YO OTTB Arrival 8/20/15
 
RVHR Office Hours
Tuesday Thru Saturday
9am to 5pm.
 Visits By Appointment Only
To view more photos and videos of available horses at our facility,
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Call For Help! Don’t let this happen Again.

Warrior a 3 month old colt spent only a short 27 hours with RVHR before passing away and touching the hearts of so many.  Click Here to read his story.

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Thank you to the 62 folks who sign up and made RVHR your Charity.
Click here to find out how.
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The Following horses are in need of a monthly sponsor for 2015.
 
To sponsor one of these horses click the button above.
As of 8/1/2015
 
Arabella – Bubba – Chad – Darren – Conrad – Selene – Troy – Vanderbilt – Dareus – Shaw
 
Just a Pledge of $25.00 a month will feed one of these horses for a  full week of needed grain.
 

 NOTE:  RVHR Mares under the age of 25 can only be placed within 4 hours of the facility in Virginia.  This is due to our new ZonaStat-H program.

 Click here for more Info on our Fertility Control Program
 

Our First Matching Gift Challenge

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The Forever Home Matching Gift Challenge!
In 2014 a wonderful supporter, who supports our mission started a Matching Gift Challenge which will match each dollar donated to our Forever Home Campaign up to $50,000! Make your donation Today via GiveDirect

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For More Info and Raised so far Click Here
Updated 2/21/2015
 
 
 
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2015 Events

Volunteer's NEEDED Friday and Saturday Nights from 6pm to 10pm. Volunteers are welcome to come out and lend a hand making our Horse Bottle Lanterns. If you like to join us on one of these nights you can email Pat at info@rvhr.com.

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Saturday August 1st

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Saturday August 15th

Saturday August 22nd

Friday August 28th,

Saturday August 29th.

Beginning May 6th, 2015 RVHR will open it's gate to Cowboy Church Services starting at 6 Pm every Thursday evening. Click here to learn more about Cowboy Church

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RVHR’s 1st Horse

In Loving Memory Of
Nicky, RVHR's 1st Rescued Horse
CSA NAJADA NICOLE
Arrived January 2003
Placed October 2006
Born May 18th, 1978
Passed Away November 1st, 2010

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