Our Horses

Your sponsorship funds the cost of one horse for one month - including grain, hay, supplements, farrier, average vet costs! 
Or you can become a Horse & Buddy Hero by funding a partial sponsorship (recurring monthly donation in any amount!)  - THANK YOU!

Carmen

Breed:  Welsh Pony Cross

Color:  Chestnut

DOB:  1997

Gender:  Mare

Occupation before coming to Horse & Buddy:  Show Pony

Favorite Treat:  Apple

Most Likely to...  Make Apple Sauce!

Did you know?  Carmen has been working for Horse and Buddy longer than any other pony!

Sponsor Carmen for a month:  $150 

Horse and Buddy Hero:  The Westphal Family

Dice

Breed: Paint

Color: Tri Color Paint

DOB: 1997

Gender: Gelding

Occupation before coming to Horse & Buddy: Trail Horse

Favorite Treat: Anything except green apples

Most Likely to... Be the first one in for every meal, probably covered in mud!

Did you know? Dice was terrified of Grace the year that we painted her like a skeleton for Halloween.

Sponsor Dice for a month:  $150 

Horse and Buddy Hero:  The Reidy Family

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Joe

Breed:  Quarter Horse

Color:  Chestnut

DOB:  1992

Gender:  Gelding

Occupation before coming to Horse & Buddy:  Trail Horse

Favorite Treat:  Apples 

Most Likely to...  Refuse to get a bath or avoid a puddle however possible.

Did you know?  Staff has nicknamed him “Calamity Joe” because if there is anything sharp around Joe will find it.

Sponsor Joe for a month:  $250 

Rocky

Breed:  Quarter Horse

Color:  Bay

DOB:  1991

Gender:  Gelding

Occupation before coming to Horse & Buddy:  AQHA Show Horse

Favorite Treat:  Red Hots

Most Likely to...   Be found sunbathing in the pasture!

Did you know?  Rocky shares the same birthday as Laura, she is just a couple years older.

Sponsor Rocky for a month:  $300

Rocky

Grace

Breed:  Percheron

Color:  Black

DOB:  1996

Gender:  Mare

Occupation before coming to Horse & Buddy:  Therapy Horse

Favorite Treat:  Everything

Most Likely to...  Unplug fans and turn on the water in the barn when bored!

Did you know?  Grace was an Amish plow horse before becoming a therapy horse.

Sponsor Grace for a month: $275 

Horse and Buddy Hero:  Ben Smith

Breed:  Belgian Draft Horse

Color:  Chestnut

DOB:  2003

Gender:  Gelding

Occupation before coming to Horse & Buddy:  Trail Horse

Favorite Treat:  Gatorade

Most Likely to...  Break fence boards with a single push, we think he might know Karate!

Did you know?  Jagg loves to drink water directly from the hose.

Sponsor Jagg for a month:  $170 

Jagg

Breed: Thoroughbred

Color:  Chestnut

DOB:  1993

Gender:  Gelding

Occupation before coming to Horse & Buddy:  Dressage, Cross Country and Hunter Show Horse

Favorite Treat:  Apples

Most Likely to...  Try to use the water trough as a bath tub!

Did you know?  Max is an American Jockey Club registered Thoroughbred that raced when he was much younger!

Sponsor Max for a month:  $350

Max

Arie

Panama

Panama

Breed: Fresian

Color:  Black

DOB:  2001

Gender:  Gelding

Occupation before coming to Horse & Buddy:  Dressage, Trail horse

Favorite Treat:  Ginger Snaps

Most Likely to...  Worry about everything going on.

Did you know?  Arie's retirement is already locked in, as Janet's mom is in love with the big guy!  

Sponsor Arie for a month:  $250

Horse and Buddy Hero:  Barb Mason

Breed: Quarter Horse

Color:  Chestnut

DOB:  2004

Gender:  Gelding

Occupation before coming to Horse & Buddy:  trail horse

Favorite Treat:  Peppermint

Most Likely to...  Make a face when fed treats!

Did you know?  Panama used to work at the Biltmore Estates!

Sponsor Panama for a month:  $275

Breed: Thoroughbred

Color:  Dark Bay

DOB:  2005

Gender:  Gelding

Occupation before coming to Horse & Buddy:  lesson horse

Favorite Treat:  Horse Cookies!

Most Likely to...  Call out to his friend's from his stall!

Did you know?  He thinks Joe is his BFF (we're not sure Joe agrees).

Sponsor Russell for a month:  $300

Russell

Horse and Buddy Therapeutic Riding Program

Mailing Address: PO Box 675 Apex, NC 27502

Physical Address: 4728 Old US Hwy 1, New Hill, NC 27562

Phone: 919-367-7740

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