Adoptions

Below you can see the equines we currently have available for adoption. 

Please keep in mind that when you are adopting a rescue horse you are making a commitment for the remainder of its life. We want to find each rescued horse a loving, forever home.  Our adoption process is comprehensive and designed to assure the best possible match between our horses and potential adopters. Suitability is of the utmost importance in placing our hores.

You can download our adoption application below. When completed, please return this form to GER at  PO Box 1352,  West Townshend, VT 05359, or scan and e-mail to gerdasequinerescue@gmail.com

Adoption Gallery

VICTORY

A 20 YEAR OLD STB GELDING, SWEET AND GOOD NATURED, NEEDS COMPANION HOME AS HE HAS BEEN OVER WORKED RESULTING IN DROPPED STIFLES.  ADOPTION DONATION: FREE TO AN APPROVED HOME. 

OLIVE

OLIVE IS A 14 YEAR OLD HACKNEY PONY MARE. SHE IS A COMPANION DUE TO AN OLD INJURY THAT IS NO LONGER AN ISSUE BUT REQUIRES HER TO NOT BEAR WEIGHT ANY MORE. SHE'S STILL ON THE SHY SIDE AND NEEDS SOMEONE WHO WILL TAKE TIME TO HELP HER BUILD TRUST. SHE WILL GIVE YOU A TON OF LOVE BACK IN RETURN. SHE CRIBS WHEN CONFINED SO WOULD DO BEST WITH A RUN IN. ADOPTION DONATION $300 

HENRY

THIS HANDSOME 14HH GELDING IS EVERY GRANDMAS DREAM! HE’S CHILD SAFE AND IS LOOKING FOR A HOME WITHOUT ANY BIG TRAINING DEMANDS WHERE HE CAN ENJOY BEING LOVED ON AND GIVE THE OCCASIONAL RIDE. HENRY IS IN HIS EARLY 20’S AND HAS SMALL CATARACTS IN BOTH EYES (HE STILL HAS VISION). HE HAS EXCELLENT GROUND MANNERS AND IS A PLEASURE TO BE AROUND! ADOPTION DONATION $500

SUGAR

THIS STUNNING LITTLE HAFLINGER RIDES AND DRIVES LIKE A PRO! SHE'S 6 YEARS OLD AND 13HH. HER TRAINING HAS BEEN FINISHED OFF SO SHE'S READY TO GET INTO A HARNESS AND DRIVE. SHE'S VERY SWEET AND GETS ALONG WELL WITH OTHERS. ADOPTION DONATION $3500.   

PEACH

PEACH NAMED SO AFTER THIS SWEET FRUIT! SHE IS A 13.2HH APPALOOSA AND IS 100% BLIND BUT IS A WONDERFUL RIDE! SHE WILL WALK TROT AND CANTER! THIS IS WHAT SHE DID IN HER PREVIOUS LIFE AND STILL LOVES IT! ADOPTION DONATION $500

THELMA & LOUISE

THELMA & LOUISE ARRIVED LAST SUMMER FROM A NOTORIOUS FEEDLOT. THEY WERE SO TERRIFIED ON ARRIVAL WITH THEIR SHIPPING STICKERS PASTED BETWEEN THEIR EYES, THAT WE JUST GAVE THEM TIME TO SETTLE IN AND BUILD TRUST. LOUISE WAS THE FIRST TO COME AROUND AND SHE LEADS WELL, ALLOWS HER FEET TO BE TRIMMED AND IS CUTE AS ANYTHING! THELMA (WHITE NOSE) IS JUST STARTING TO COME AROUND AND WILL BE GREAT WITH SOMEONE WITH A LITTLE PATIENCE SO SHE CAN BUILD TUST.  CAN BE ADOPTED SEPERATELY.  ADOPTION DONATION $300 EACH.

NY MELODY

15.3HH. TB MARE CALM TO RIDE W/T/C. 15 YRS.  SHE HAS BEEN A BROOD MARE AND COULD USE SOME MANNERS. WE ARE WORKING ON THAT NOW. SHE NEEDS AN INTERMEDIATE RIDER. GORGEOUS!! ADOPTION DONATION $1500

MISHA

SHE IS AN 11 YR OLD STB. RIDES AND DRIVES. SHE IS A PACER. EXCELLENT GROUND MANNERS. IN THE HEARD SHE IS ALFA, VERY FAIR BUT VERY ALFA. VERY NICE HORSE. ADOPTION DONATION $600

CHARLOTTE

THIS CUTE LITTLE MINI IS FULL OF PERSONALITY! SHE LOVES BEING IN THE MIDDLE OF EVERYTHING AND WILL GO ANYWHERE YOU TAKE HER---SHE WALKED RIGHT INTO THE APARTMENT AT THE RESCUE AND UNROLLED THE TOILET PAPER! SHE IS 1 ½ YEARS OLD AND IS LOOKING FOR HER FOREVER HOME. ADOPTION DONATION $500 

JADE

JADE IS A 4 YEAR OLD 14HH PONY WHO JUST RETURNED FROM 3 MONTHS OF TRAINING. HE IS A SWEETHEART WHO NOW WALKS, TROTS AND GOES OUT ON TRAILS ALONE OR IN COMPANY. HE WILL MAKE A WONDERFUL FAMILY HORSE AND AT THIS POINT OF HIS TRAINING NEED SOMEONE WHO WILL PATIENTLY CONTINUE HIS EDUCATION. HE WILL BE AN ASSET TO HIS NEW OWNERS AND WITH HIS FUN CONFIDENT NATURE. ADOPTION DONATION $1000  

LUCKY CHARM

THIS LITTLE LADY IS ONE OF THE SWEETEST, GENTLE HORSES YOU WILL EVER MEET. SHE IS IN HER 20'S AND IS BLIND BUT THAT DOESN'T STOP HER. SHE GETS ALONG GREAT WITH EVERYONE AND LOVES BEING GROOMED AND LOVED ON. WE'RE LOOKING FOR A HOME FOR HER AS A COMPANION WHERE SHE CAN RETIRE. SHE STILL ENJOYS GIVING AN OCCASIONAL LITE PONY RIDE HERE AND THERE. ADOPTION DONATION: FREE TO AN APPROVED HOME.

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