Happily Adopted!
Adopted - Delphi Adopted - Chica Adopted - Emma

Happenings

Visit the Minnesota Horse Welfare Coalition website for more Happenings!

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Join Us: Sundown Horse Shelter Annual May Extravaganza!

Extravaganza: May 3, 2015 from noon-5pm at Sundown Horse Shelter
 


Saturday, May 9, 2015

Free Equine Castration Clinic

Reducing Unwanted Horses One Stallion at a Time: Saturday, May 9, 2015 at the Isanti County Fairgrounds, Cambridge, MN. This is the seventh clinic offered in Minnesota by the Minnesota Horse Welfare Coalition's Gelding Project. For more info: Check out their Castration Clinic webpage.


Saturday, March 8, 2014

Mark your calendar: Unwanted Horse Summit

Mark your calendar for the Unwanted Horse Summit on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at the Leatherdale Equine Center on the St. Paul (MN) Campus. The agenda and registration information will be available soon from the University of Minnesota Extension! Hope to see you there!


Sunday, September 8, 2013

Special Thanks

Special thanks to Gerri Rose Photography for all her hard work and timeless effort to find the best photographs of our rescue horses!
Emma & Deuce


Saturday, June 9, 2012

Letter of thanks and appreciation to Sundown Horse Shelter

A Chisago County couple had to make the painful decision to give up their two horses. Their decision was made easier when they found Sundown Horse Shelter and Cherie. Read their heartfelt letter of gratitude to Cherie for assuring them that their "two boys" would be well taken care of and loved.


Saturday, June 2, 2012

9-year-old girl sells artwork to help horses

selling artwork to raise money to help horses


Saturday, May 19, 2012

Free Equine Castration Clinic

Saturday, May 19, 2012 at the Isanti County Fairgrounds in Cambridge, MN. This is the fourth clinic offered in Minnesota by the Minnesota Horse Welfare Coalition's Gelding Project. The project was launched in 2009 in response to the growing number of horse‐related animal humane society investigations, and provides equine castration assistance to owners with hardships.

Download Castration Clinic Flier (pdf) for more information.


Saturday, April 28, 2012

“Own Responsibly Seminar Series” at the MN Horse Expo

This seminar series will be held from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm in the Ramberg Building at the MN Horse Expo. Four hour-long sessions will be presented, including:

  1. Basic needs for acquiring a horse, pasture and manure management
  2. Horse behavior, castration, and simple training principles
  3. Essential health care: farriery, dentistry, vaccinations, and deworming
  4. Nutrition, geriatrics, and end of life issues

Participants who attend all four sessions will be entered into a drawing for 20 castration vouchers, each worth $200 towards the cost of an equine castration. The drawing will take place after the conclusion of the final lecture.  One voucher per family.  Participants must be present to win.

For more information, visit Minnesota Horse Expo 2012 website or download the Saturday Schedule (pdf) for session times.



Wednesday, October 6, 2010

Thank you to Build A Sign

Build A Sign generously donated magnetic signs for our truck and trailer, please visit their wonderful Bumper Stickers page.


Saturday, January 27th, 2010

Elizabeth Lasley from Northfield, MN is the raffle winner! Congratulations!

Winner of Sundown Horse Shelter Raffle Contest

Thank you to everyone who purchased tickets this year and to those who helped to sell the tickets.


Sunday, June 7, 2009 from 1-4 PM

Good Neighbor Days in Hugo, MN

We GAVE LOTS of free Horse/Pony Rides at Good Neighbor Days in Hugo, MN for children ages 13 and under.

You can still purchase a SUNDOWN SHELTER T-shirts.

Available for $20.00. All proceeds go to help the horse rescue and donations are greatly appreciated!