Far View Horse Rescue Fundraiser Event Date Set
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Rescue, Rehabilitation, Education and Placement
Far View Horse Rescue is a 501(c)(3) non-profit Breckenridge/Fairplay  organization.  The main ranch is located on 40 beautiful acres near Fairplay, Colorado and offers individual rehabilitation pens as well as cross fenced pastures with shelters and a stream.  Some horses are located at the Breckenridge Equestrian Center in the summer months.  

Our Vision:  Finding our rescued horses successful partnerships with new owners, through caring youth and adult volunteers plus horsemanship education.

Mission: We are a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to providing shelter, care, rehabilitation, and adoption services for abused, neglected, abandoned and unwanted horses. FVHR is committed to reducing the number of unwanted horses by providing community resources through equine education, information and referral services.

FVHR is able to accomplish their goals with many youth and adult volunteers.  The youth programs allow kids to learn more about caring for horses, responsibility and create bonding relationships with these incredible horses. 

Mailing:  P.O. Box 1529, Fairplay, CO 80440:  

Far View Horse Rescue Fundraiser Event Date Set

6th annual Howlaween Event

by Gena Osborn on 10/09/18

Another fun Howlaween event is scheduled for Friday Oct 26th at the Silverthorne Pavilion.   100% of the funds raised go to the Far View Horse Rescue and our partners LAPS (League for Animals and People of Summit).   Activities include dancing, costume contests, snacks, cash bar, photo opportunities, silent auction and so much more!    Tickets are only $20 advance.   www.howlaween.com

Fundraiser - Make Your Mark With An Engraved Brick

by Gena Osborn on 03/29/18

Raise funds for the Far View Horse Rescue with the timeless gift of an engraved brick.    Ideas include honoring a loved one, memorialize a beloved person or pet, commemorate a birthday or special event or show your love for animals!     The bricks will be displayed at the Far View Horse Rescue Ranch in Fairplay .   Don't miss this great opportunity!

All donations are tax deductible with proceed benefitting the Far View Horse Rescue and Rehabilitation 501c3 non-profit organization. 

Visit https://www.brickmarkers.com/fvhr/ 


Howlaween Fundraiser

by Gena Osborn on 11/05/17

Thanks for a great 5th Annual Howlaween Ball fundraiser in conjunction with LAPS (League for Animal and People).    Raising thousands of dollars for both organizations and a fun and spooky night!    Huge silent auction, dancing, dj, photo booth, snacks, costume contest and more.    Check out howlaween.com for photos of the event.   

Justin Dunn Showcasing Training Techniques & Paulo Progress

by Gena Osborn on 01/11/17

The famous Justin Dunn horse trainer will be providing a free workshop on Sunday, Jan 15th from 11:00 - Noon at the Far View Horse Rescue.   Justin of Justin Dunn Mustang Horsemanship is training Paulo a mustang from the Far View Horse Rescue for the Equine Comeback Challenge in conjunction with a Home For Every Horse Organization.    On Sunday, Justin will showcase the progress he has made training Paulo and will share his knowledge and techniques with the group.  For more information or to RSVP, please call 970-376-2103 or visit www.FarViewHorseRescue.com.    Please dress warm and bring a chair to watch.    If you are unable to attend on Sunday,  Justin will be sharing this as a "live" event on his training page: Justin Dunn Mustang Horsemanship.

Far View Horse Rescue certified by Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries

by Gena Osborn on 12/04/16

The Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries (GFAS), the only globally recognized organization providing standards for identifying legitimate animal sanctuaries, awarded Verified status to Far View Horse Rescue as of December 2, 2016.

Verification means that Far View Horse Rescue meets the criteria of a true equine sanctuary/rescue and is providing humane and responsible care of the animals. To be awarded Verified status, an organization must meet GFAS’s rigorous and peer-reviewed animal care standards which are confirmed by a site visit and they must also adhere to a demanding set of ethical and operational principles. The verification status also provides a clear and trusted means for the public, donors and grantors to recognize Far View Horse Rescue as an exceptional organization.

“We are proud to announce the recent verification of Far View Horse Rescue,” said Valerie Taylor, GFAS Director of Accreditation. “The dedication and passion of Far View’s volunteers is remarkable, which allows for such attention to be paid to proper rescue and rehabilitation of neglected, abandoned, and unwanted horses.  In addition, Far View’s dedication to finding the rescued horses successful homes with new owners and providing horsemanship education demonstrates the organization’s commitment to equines-in-need in Colorado.”

“We are so thrilled and proud on our progress of being Verified by GFAS,” said Kimberly Kissmann, Executive Director of Far View Horse Rescue. “This has made us so much more safety conscientious and we will continue to strive to become even better in every way, every day.”

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