Welcome to HITVERAS!

Donations Needed For Care For Three Starved Souls!

We have three recent arrivals that are in poor condition. We are asking for $3,000 to help us save them. We would be honored to eventually turn them out with the rest of our herd, but that can only be done if their extensive needs are met. This is the first time we are doing anything like this, but this is a dire situation. We must try to save these horses and we NEED YOUR HELP! Click here or the logo below to help save these animals!
gofundme special account for Goblin, our new little Welsh mare, and a third we cannot disclose at this time.

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Hope In The Valley Equine Rescue & Sanctuary, Inc.

HAY NEEDED:

Large round bales of Prairie Hay or Brome due to hay shortage and increasing number of horses.

AND

Transportation of multiple big round bales to us from around the area.

If you can help us out, please contact us.

Hope in the Valley Equine Rescue & Sanctuary, Inc.

is a non-profit, tax exempt 501(c)3 corporation. It was founded by Ande Armstrong in an effort to rescue and rehabilitate horses in Sedgwick County, KS and surrounding communities. The rescue has been developed to provide care for horses that have been abused, neglected, abandoned, unwanted or are slaughter bound. Our hope is that they someday will be able to go to permanent, loving homes.

Hope in the Valley operates totally on tax-deductible contributions.

Our goal for each horse is to heal them physically and emotionally. We do have some permanent equine but really aim to adopt out as many as possible.

We are run 100% by volunteers. If you are interested in volunteering, visit our Volunteer page for more information!

If you are interested in helping us with a tax-deductible donation of money or items, please visit our Donations page to see what we need most at this time.

Donations page

Our mission is simple - to give them a better life.

Jim was the inspiration for our rescue. Ande saved him from certain death, and brought hope into his life that day. You can read more about him on the "Jim of Hope" page, and in our News Stories section.

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Thank you to After The Finish Line!

Thanks to After The Finish Line! Hope In The Valley gives a HUGE Thank You to After The Finish Line for awarding us a grant to care for our retired racers!
We thank the ASPCA for its generosity in helping us attend the Equine Professionals Workshop Series and Homes for Horses Coalition Summit! Improving our knowledge on how to give them a better life!
Thanks to the ASPCA for helping us learn how to better serve these horses!
Watch as we build and grow our facilities, made possible by a Training Arena Improvement Initiative grant from the ASPCA! The ASPCA is helping us Give Them A Better Life!
Thanks to the ASPCA for the Training Arena Improvement Grant

2013 ASPCA Grant Approved!

We gratefully acknowledge the ASPCA for approving a grant for the year 2013 specifically to purchase training.

Horse Rescue and Relief Award

Congratulations Hope In The Valley Equine Rescue for being issued our Horse Rescue and Relief Award!

We only issue this award to organizations that have made great efforts to save horses and strive to give horses a better life.

Horse Training

We Are A GFAS Verified Facility

Humane and responsible care of the animals has been confirmed by on an onsite visit by a trained inspector. In addition, the sanctuary meets the definition of a true sanctuary: the facility has nonprofit status, all required licenses and permits, does not engage in commercial trade (with some exceptions allowed such as the purchase of animals who might otherwise end up in slaughter), allows no or restricted contact with the public, only inpidual welfare-centric research is allowed, and no intentional breeding of animals occurs, with sound practices in place to prevent propagation.

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Please don't hesitate to email us with any ideas, questions, or suggestions. Happy Trails!!

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