Many of the animal rescues were abandoned, abused, underfed, and suffering from diseases related to malnutrition and neglect.
Resources follow for anyone interested in caring, volunteering, adopting, or donating to organizations that help blind horses, and donkeys.
BLIND HORSE RESOURCES
BlindHorses.org. Operates Rolling Dog Farm, that cares for disabled dogs and horses. Provides information for owners of blind horses: how to care for a blind horse, eye diseases, myths, and what to do if your horse is losing its vision. Accepts donations. Located in Lancaster, NH.
FlurrysHope. com. Second chances for blind horses. Rescue, how to care for blind horses, information about equine eye disorders, adoptions. The only rescue in the nation that rides blind horses. Accepts donations. Located in Madison, NC.
HartSong Ranch Animal Sanctuary. Rescue and sanctuary for blind and disabled horses, and other farm animals. Advocacy and education. Accepts donations. Located in Greenwood, CA
Lost Acres Horse Rescue and Rehabilitation. Safe haven for abused, neglected, severely disabled, blind horses and donkeys. Accepts donations. Located in Chillicothe, OH
Horse Net Horse Rescue. Non-profit, volunteer organization that operates on donations. Specializes in seniors and blind horses. Rehabilitation and rehoming of homeless horses. Located in Mount Airy, Maryland.
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