Animal Protection of New Mexico (APNM)
PO Box 11395
Albuquerque NM 87192
Last Updated 2018-04-27
View our WEBSITE
View our GUIDESTAR PROFILE
View our PHOTO GALLERY
Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
The Equine Protection Fund (EPF, equineprotectionfund.org) is New Mexico's statewide equine welfare and assistance program, unique in the United States. The EPF offers assistance to New Mexico's licensed horse rescue shelters and to qualifying families in need with equines, providing emergency feed, gelding assistance and veterinary care, and, when necessary, humane disposition.
Founded in 2010, the EPF is a partnership between Animal Protection of New Mexico (APNM) and the New Mexico Community Foundation. APNM is a statewide animal advocacy nonprofit working for systemic change resulting in the humane treatment of all animals. By 2018, the Equine Protection Fund had assisted over 950 horses, donkeys, and mules.
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.
Volunteer Opportunities For Animal Protection NMMinimum Age: 18Temporary and permanent re-homing of horses, transportation, and services (including veterinary, equine care, farrier, carpentry, and equine rescue facility volunteerism).
Wish ListEquine feed, veterinary supplies, trailers, and tack (halters, lead ropes, fly masks, salt blocks, and grooming supplies).