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Connecticut Draft Horse Rescue

EIN: 35-2401003
Founded: 2010
Connecticut Draft Horse Rescue
PO Box 273
East Hampton CT 06424

Physical Address:
113 Chestnut Hill Rd
East Hampton,CT 06424

Last Updated 2018-05-25

Public Charity

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Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
Connecticut Draft Horse Rescue, Inc. is an all volunteer 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to saving the lives of draft horses that were bound for slaughter in addition to draft horses that are victims of starvation, neglect or abuse or whose owners are unable to provide for their needs.

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's primary activity is equine rescue, adoption & retirement.

Our organization is directly responsible for the care and shelter of horses.

Wish List Items

CDHR Wish List
Grain – Sentinel SR, Performance LS preferred
Oil (Soybean, Canola, Vegetable or Cocosoya)
Salt Licks
First Aid -Vet wrap -Oral syringes -Thermometers(battery powered)-Antibiotic ointment -Peroxide -Face cloths -Towels -Fly spray
Stall & Paddock Supplies
Barn Supplies -Shavings -Stall dry -Muck buckets -Double ended snaps -Duct tape -Bucket brushes -Water tub strainers -Grain scoops -Wheelbarrows (2 wheeled) -Picking forks -Brooms -Barn fans -Heavy duty extension cords
Tack, Riding & Driving Gear
Building & Maintenance -Stall mats -Large screw eyelets -Electric fencing (rope preferred) -Fence Insulators -Fence posts -Roofing & siding -Telephone poles -Large concrete blocks
Dump trailer
3 row bleachers
Wagonette (6-8 passenger) or 2-wheeled carts
Gift certificates to local feed & supply or building supply stores
Office supplies, postage and furniture (shelving units/bookcases)
Items of value for auction/raffle at fund raising events