Tierra Madre Horse Sanctuary (Rancho Tierra Madre Corp.)

Tierra Madre Horse Sanctuary (Rancho Tierra Madre Corp.)
27115 N. 45th St.
Cave Creek AZ 85331

Tax ID/EIN: 61-1544459
Year Founded: 2007
Last Updated 2016-01-13

Public Charity

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Primary Focus involving horses (Horse Welfare, Public Service, Sport & Recreation):  Horse Welfare

Our organization operates programs involved with horse rescue, foster care, rehabilitation, adoption and/or retirement.

Our organization operates programs involved with providing equine assisted activities and therapies (EAAT) using certified instructors for individuals with special needs.

Our organization is directly responsible for the care of horses to provide its services.

Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
To provide a happy, healthy forever home to, at present, 33 previously abandoned, neglected, injured or abused horses.

Volunteer Opportunities

Horse Lovers Wanted!
Minimum Age: 12
We need volunteers here at Tierra Madre Horse Sanctuary 365 days a year. Duties will include mucking, cleaning & filling water tubs, grooming, walking, learning about horses.

Community Outreach Volunteer(s)
Minimum Age: 18
Several times per month, we have been given booth space at a local restaurant where we can set up a table, distribute information about the sanctuary and collect donations. Completion of volunteer orientation required, along with passion for horses, good communication skills/the ability to meet-greet folks and talk about our organization.

Wish List Items

Supplies For Our Volunteers
Water Bottles: We are in Arizona; regardless of the season, water bottles are ALWAYS needed in full stock.

Routine Services/Supplies
Monthly Manure pick-up/bin exchange (~$300.00).

DIRT: Domres Grading Inc.; shade material (3/8″ minus) dirt.

Equine Supplies
Fly Spray (all natural) or AVON's "Skin-So-Soft,"
Fly Masks, Halters, Lead Ropes.
Carts: Ace Hardware: Rubbermaid Poly Farm, Gorilla Carts and the Ace brand.
Elastikon, by 3M.

Oh, Man - Can We Use This Stuff!
Hay (Bermuda & alfalfa), Equine Senior (grain), Wheat Bran, Beet Pulp, Loose Salt with Trace Minerals, Treats, Buckets & Tubs, Elasticon (bandage wrap) & much, much more.