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Rescue Me ID: 15-08-25-00497Love of Wisdom (female)

Horse    Age: Adult

Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 

    Love Of Wisdom is a 4 year old, 16.2 hand Thoroughbred mare with an elegant and correct build. She suffered a knee injury over a year ago that was repaired surgically. Love recently made her one and only start at Laurel Park and showed no interest. Her owners have decided to not pursue a racing career in order to retire her sound for light work. She is a big well conformed mare that is pleasant to be around. Love has no vices. She is now located at the farm in Berryville, Virginia. Please email for more information. Click here to get qualified to adopt!

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Prince George's County Upper Marlboro, MD MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 15-08-21-00515New Jersey Rescues (male)

Horse    Age: Adult

Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 

    A good Samaritan in New Jersey was asked by the SPCA to help with a large rescue of some horses that were in a bad situation in. In an attempt prevent them from going to auction, she took them on with the help of a local all breed rescue. There were 33 and she is now down to 6 which MUST be homed before September 1 as the property has been rented to a new tenant. I realize the pictures aren't the best but you can see these horses have potential. They just need a chance. If you can take one as a project or even take one, work with him/her while we seek a permanent home, that would be amazing. TPR will use her resources to support ... (Read More)anyone who takes one of these horses to help any way we can. Please contact me if you have any suggestions or can help. I can be reached directly at kclark@goodhorse.org (Less)

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Thoroughbred Placement Resources
Prince George's County Upper Marlboro, MD MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 15-08-21-00509Lady Primeminister (female)

Horse    Age: Adult

Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: EPM 

    Lady Primeminister is a 16.1 hand, 8 year old mare foaled April 14 2007 and sired by Unbridled Native, her dam is Lady Golda by The Prime Minister. Lady has worked hard, racing at Charlestown, Timonium, and Mountaineer race tracks. Her resume since includes two wins, four 2nds, three 3rds, two 4ths ,with earnings totaling $24,684.Lady's current owner has been her only handler since before she broke her maiden at Timonium in September 2011. She is a very loving, intelligent animal and he had hopes of retraining for barrels, poles etc. Lady's personality is more of a quarter horse than a race horse due to extensive hands on training the ... (Read More)past several years. It is extremely easy to get attached to her since she loves people and craves human attention and interaction. Her owner has had several people say they would love to have her if they could, but he is looking for someone with horse experience who can take care of her properly. Click Here to see her pedigree. Click Here to see her race record. She contracted EPM and her owner has properly treated her with Baycox (toltrazuril) and dmsm orally for 30 days, orogen for 10 days and 14 day dose of neuroquel completing all treatments on August 16, 2015. He feels in over his head and protective of her. She needs a home with a loving owner who has dealt with issues such as epm. Lady is located in McConnellsburg, PA and available to a loving home. Please contact me for more information. (Less)

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Rescue Me ID: 15-08-13-00187Ellie (female)

Horse    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Horses 
Personality: Low Energy, Submissive 
Health: Intact (Needs to be Fixed), Vaccinations Current 

    Ellie is a 15 hand, 11 year old registered Paint mare. She is great to handle on the ground, but under saddle she requires an experienced, confident and knowledgeable rider. She has a history of bucking under saddle when the rider becomes unbalanced and is currently on pain medication for hock sensitivity which could also be causing her to buck. She is an extremely 'easy keeper'. Ellie is athletic (although more whoa than go), smart and has a very sweet disposition. She has had over 30 days of professional training and does best with consistent work. She goes both English and Western.

 Adoption Fee: $900 Animal Location:

Freedom Hill Horse Rescue
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Rescue Me ID: 15-04-27-00086Track Magnet (male)

Horse    Age: Adult

Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 

    This boy IS ten years old and he HAS raced 98 times, but I can't call him a war horse - he's more like a Teddy Bear Horse. His groom loves him, his trainer loves him, his trainer's wife loves him - Hell, I love him! He has humans who care about him and take great care of him and it shows. He trusts and loves people and his life at the track. Track Magnet is the favorite of the barn and has done everything ever asked of him. He is ready to retire not because of soundness issues, but because his trainer/owners feel it's time for him to find the new life he deserves after racing. Don't be fooled! This boy has plenty of miles left in him ... (Read More)and he's soundness tested and approved! Click here to see his pedigree. Click here to see his impressive race record. Magnet stands 15.3 hands with a powerhouse build. I bet he can jump the moon. He is a great mover and will make someone a wonderful partner. He just needs someone who will give him a chance. He does have a couple flaws. He is a mild cribber - had to find a way to pass the time. He also has one eye. He is very used to it and isn't a spook or a kook. He's located at Laurel Park and available to an approved home only. Click here to download our adoption application. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $ FEE Animal Location:

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Prince George's County Upper Marlboro, MD MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 15-04-07-00139Jade Prince (male)

Horse    Age: Adult

Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 

    Sweet Prince, he thought he found his forever home, but it was not to be. This sweet boy left Bowie Training Center in December to become a part of a wonderful family. He is kind, easy going and safe to handle, but the other horses there are not kind to him. He is still needing time to recover and heal from his days as a racehorse. Jade raced 42 times and made over $160,000 during his career. He last raced on October 2, 2014. He was retired due to wear and tear on his ankles which made him extremely sore. This makes it necessary to give him time before becoming a trail and pleasure horse. Click Here to see his pedigree. Click Here ... (Read More)to see his race record.Jade will make a wonderful family, recreational trail horse with his lovely temperament and good looks. He will be a solid family man. He just needs someone to offer him the life he deserves. His present family has to keep him separate from the other horses because they push him around and beat him up. This horse is just too sweet. Jade is 15.2 hands and 6 years old. If you are interested in Jade, please contact me at kclark@goodhorse.org. He is located in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: free Animal Location:

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Prince George's County Upper Marlboro, MD MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 14-09-11-00222Sister Sharon (female)

Horse    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Horses 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Vaccinations Current 

    Beautiful, sweet, adorable war horse seeks new human to adore and love. Meet Sister Sharon a wonderful mare by Oratory and out of the Corporate Report mare, Raptures Report. There's a lot of class there. Go to goodhorse.org to see her pedigree and her race record. Sharon is a joy to be around. We love her here at Leighton Farm. She is one of those horses that makes you smile each time you see her. She is far cuter than her pictures convey. As a racehorse, Sharon was a war horse, racing 41 times and finishing in the money 18 of those times to make $132,570 for her connections. It's safe to say that Sharon gave all she had, ending her ... (Read More)career with a torn suspensory. She is now in rehab at Leighton Farm and we are seeking a forever home for this wonderful girl. Sharon stands 15.2 hands, has no vices and is as polite and easy as a horse could possibly be. She will heal and be suitable as a trail/pleasure - and what a pleasure - horse. Sharon has no vices and gets along well with others. She absolutely loves people and attention. Did I mention how cute she is? I know whoever ends up with this beautiful girl is going to be so glad she came into their life. I know I am. If you are looking for an extremely special horse, please contact me about Sister Sharon. Come and meet her, you'll be glad you did. Sharon is located at Leighton Farm in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. Please contact me for more information.SisterSharonFace (2) (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $300 Animal Location:

Thoroughbred Placement Resources
Prince George's County Upper Marlboro, MD MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 14-09-11-00190Sepulveda (female)

Horse    Age: Filly

Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Vaccinations Current 

    Veda is a beautiful 3 year old filly and what a sweetheart she is! She stands a shade under 16 hands but is still growing. She was a tiny thing when she first arrived at the farm and 6 months later, she has bloomed into a really nice looking horse! Veda has no vices and just draws you in with her kind eyes. She loves to be loved on and is very personable. She has only been out by herself so far but seems to get along well with the other horses around her. Not a mare-ish girl at all! Click Here to see her Pedigree. Veda never raced and was retired due to a fracture in her knee. She has had more than the needed time for this injury to ... (Read More)heal and looks great, is completely sound now. She is starting to be turned out but has been hit or miss with this crazy weather lately. Veda is a Kentucky bred by El Corredor out of a French Deputy mare. She is currently residing in West River, Maryland. Please contact me for more information about this horse. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: 300 Animal Location:

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Prince George's County Upper Marlboro, MD MAP IT!

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PIease Read Before Adopting a Horse in Maryland
    Horses can make good pets in Maryland if they match your IifestyIe. Horses are beautiful, romantic animals that many people love. Sadly, however, horses are being neglected, abused, and abandoned at an alarming rate. The reasons a horse would need to be rescued are quite varied. Some horse owners in the Western U.S. have lost their homes and land to foreclosure, leaving nowhere for their horses to go. These horses are sometimes abandoned in the plains and deserts, where they often die of slow exposure. Droughts, rising food and fuel prices, and other economic pressures mean that some owners can no longer afford to feed and care for their horses. Other horses are purchased by inexperienced people for sentimental reasons or as gifts for children, but their owners are unprepared for the ongoing expense and involvement of caring for the horses.

    Like horses, donkeys and mules (sterile hybrids of a horse and a donkey) have their own charm and usefulness. However, these animals have also been affected by hay shortages and some have sadly become victims of abuse or neglect.

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Maryland Animal Rescue
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Charles County - Waldorf, Maryland 20604
Humane Society of Charles County 301 645-8181

Charles County - Charlotte Hall 20622
Lucky Ones Low-Cost Spay Neuter 301-884-2850

St Mary's County - Mechanicsville 20659
St. Mary's Animal Welfare League 301-373-5659

Prince George's County - Bowie, Maryland 20718
SPCA/HS of Prince George�s County 800-270-5758

Montgomery County - Rockville 20850
Montgomery County Humane Society 240- 773-5960

Montgomery County - Gaithersburg 20880
Montgomery County SPCA 301-948-4266

Howard County - Ellicott City 21041
Animal Advocates of Howard County 410-880-2488

Howard County - Columbia, MD 21045
Animal Welfare Society 410-465-4350

Baltimore County - Reisterstown, MD 21136
Humane Society of Baltimore County 410-833-4480

Baltimore County - Baltimore, Maryland 21211
The Maryland SPCA 410-235-8826

Talbot County - Easton, MD 21601
Talbot County Humane Society 410-822-0107

Frederick County - Frederick, MD 21704
Quick Fix 301-694-8300

Frederick County - Frederick, MD 21704
Frederick County Humane Society 301-694-8300

Cecil County - Chesapeake City 21915
Cecil County SPCA 410-885-2342

Cecil County - Elkton 21921
Dumpster Cats 410-885-5783

Alexandria County - Alexandria 22304
Animal Welfare League of Alexandria 703-838-4774

Richmond County - Richmond 23221
PreventALitter Veterinary Hospital 804-359-MEOW

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