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.
Located in Breckenridge and Fairplay, Colorado
Mailing: P.O. Box 1529, Fairplay, CO 80440:
““There is nothing better than to witness a partnership develop between a human and the horse. For this to happen, it takes confidence, commitment and communication and through the process we learn so much about ourselves”. Quote from Kimberly Kissmann, Founder of Far View Horse Rescue.
Congratulations to Kimberly Kissmann, Founder of the Far View Horse Rescue for being honored with the 2012 Summit Foundation Youth Mentor Award.
Far View Horse Rescue Fundraiser Event Date Set
by Gena Osborn on 05/10/13
Donations are needed for the Silent Auction at the Horsing Around - Family Fun Day on Saturday, June 29th. Any donation is greatly appreciated including restaurant gift certificates, merchandise, services and more. Please contact Lisa Wheeler at email@example.com with your donation.
by Gena Osborn on 02/07/13
Mark your calendar for Saturday, Jun 29th for the 3rd Annual Horsing Around Event at Carter Park in Breckenridge. The young and young at heart all enjoy BBQ, music, pony rides, games, crafts, silent auction and a day of fun. All proceeds benefit the Far View Horse Rescue.
by Gena Osborn on 05/06/12
Bring the whole family for a day of fun and help raise funds for a good cause. On Saturday, June 23rd enjoy a bbq, pony rides, games, crafts and silent auction at Carter Park in Breckenridge. All funds will go to the Far View Horse Rescue to build a volunteer shelter and help with future horse rescues from abused situations.
by Gena Osborn on 03/22/12
Don't miss the 2nd Annual Far View Horse Rescue Fundraiser set for June 23, 2012 at Carter Park Pavilion in Breckenridge, CO. From 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. families will enjoy a cash BBQ, music, pony rides, games, face painting and much more. All proceeds help support the Horse Rescue.