Front Range Equine Rescue is dedicated to stopping the abuse and neglect of horses.

Our rescue, education, and advocacy efforts help at-risk horses at both local and national levels.
Ready to make a difference? Click here for ways you can help.

For the Horses

Little Red was a 3 year old paint gelding found emaciated and crippled at a local auction back in August 1997.

Front Range purchased Little Red to end his history of suffering. An equine veterinarian examined Little Red and confirmed our initial diagnosis… Little Red had been neglected and abused for too long and could not be rehabilitated successfully.

Humane euthanasia was the kindest option.

Since Little Red, Front Range Equine Rescue has expanded its programs to a national level. Now, Front Range’s rescue horses are kept in Colorado, Virginia and Florida.

Click here to learn more about our programs

Little Red Front Range Equine Rescue Poster Boy
Little Red in auction pen

Horse Rescue News

Posted: April 9, 2020

How to Safely Re-Home Your Horse in Tough Times

The person ultimately responsible for a horse’s well-being is you, the owner. A critical part of the horse industry is […]

Posted: February 3, 2020

Front Range Equine Rescue Provides Testimony to Ban Horse…

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Posted: January 22, 2020

Animals Angels Exposes Kill Buyer Activities

In an investigative report released on January 22, Animals Angels details recent findings when looking into a Colorado kill buyer’s […]

Our Programs

Horse Rescue Program

The heart and soul of Front Range Equine Rescue’s work. Direct rescue involves saving horses from abusive situations, providing rehabilitation, […]

Horse Adoption Program

  Front Range Equine Rescue (FRER) horses become available for adoption after full rehabilitation and training evaluation. Horses are suitable […]

Horse Slaughter

Horse slaughter is the shame of the entire horse industry. There is no excuse for approximately one-percent of the U.S. […]

Save the Wild Horses

Front Range Equine Rescue works to end the abuse and neglect of horses, both domestic and wild, through rescue and education programs.

Horse-Related Education Program

The educational program consists of events and printed materials which provide information on horse care, owner responsibility, wild horse issues, […]

Horse Owner Assistance Programs

Front Range Equine Rescue has developed special programs to assist horses beyond direct rescue efforts.

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