DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS, SHARE IS TAKING APPOINTMENTS FOR SHOWING ADOPTABLE HORSES ON A LIMITED BASIS AS PER STATE'S COVID RECOMMENDATIONS. THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE!
Our mission is to maintain the integrity, well-being, and health of hooved animals through education first.
SHARE is a nonprofit humane society in the Champaign, IL area with investigators that cover a large portion of Illinois. We provide housing, care, and training for approximately 40 rescue horses at any one time. Other than some "sanctuary horses-horses that are not available for adoption due to physical or health issues," these horses are up for adoption to loving, forever homes. SHARE DOES NOT RECEIVE ANY FUNDING FROM FEDERAL, STATE OR LOCAL TAXES - your donations keep SHARE operating!
Our goals are simpl - help educate horse owners on proper care and treatment. When necessary we step in to rescue neglected and abuse animals. SHARE is not longer able to be rescuing horses, we are now a "sanctuary" for 40+ horses that are living out their lives at SHARE. We have adoptable, ride-able horses available and some horses that are available as pasture pet/companions. Please visit our ADOPTION page to see who is available for adoption.
This is not an easy task and only through the help of volunteers are we able to provide the best care to our rescued horses.
If you suspect abuse or neglect of a horse,
you need to contact the Illinois Department of Agriculture at 217-782-4944 to report this!!
SHARE thanks all the volunteers and those who donate either their time and money in making SHARE work smoothly.
HORSE OF THE MONTH:
A WONDERFUL SUCCES STORY!
Meet CINCO! A lovely 8 year old Quarter Horse mare, Her dame is a championship horse; her sire is a grand champion! Cinco is one special horse and she can be registered! Cinco is black with chrome and has a nice level western pleasure conformation! Cinco has had 60 days professional training and she is looking for her forever home. She was born with a 5th-leg appenditure on her left front but thanks to the late Dr. Monfort, it was removed and you have to look very hard to find the scar. She gets along with other horses, leads, and just needs someone to put some wet saddle pad hours in to become someone's Black Beauty! CINCO was adopted last year by a local family who plan to show off this beauty in the showring! Congrats to our lovely lucky Cinco and her lovely young lady!
Be sure to check our horses available for adoption - Browse our Adoption List
Read more about our adoption requirements and procedures.
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Society for Hooved Animal Rescue and Emergencies
2946 CR 800 East
Dewey, Il 61840
VISITS ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY!
We can always use folks that are willing and able to help - Volunteer.
Currently we are not accepting any new owner turn-ins. We will continue to respond to investigation requests and work with the Dept of Agriculture and other authorities to aid in the rescue of animals where warranted.
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