Sanctuary appeals for people not to eat Dartmoor pony meat

We are urging people NOT to buy or eat Dartmoor Pony meat – totally refuting claims it could save the breed. The Sanctuary has hit back at suggestions selling the meat would increase the value of the Dartmoor herds and have called for better breeding controls to prevent the ponies being slaughtered in the first …

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Upcott Park Silver Anniversary Open Day a roaring success with the little ones

Our special Silver Anniversary Open Day proved a huge hit at the weekend with families visiting from all over the county. We become a registered charity 25 years ago and today we are still rescuing abandoned, mistreated or orphaned horses and ponies from all over the South West and South Wales. On Saturday, at our …

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Sanctuary Silver Anniversary Open Day pulls in the crowds

  Hundreds of people turned out to our Silver Anniversary Open Day on Sunday to see the charity’s amazing horses and ponies in action. Our talented staff have been rehearsing for months to put on demonstrations and displays in the indoor arena, highlighting the training and patience needed to turn round often wild and mistreated …

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They’re now available…Our new Adoption Packages

They’re here… We’ve launched our new Adoption Packages offering a new way to get involved with our beautiful horses and ponies. Adopting a Sanctuary horse makes the perfect gift and it’s a brilliant way for you to help us look after all the animals in our care. And now we have a brand new welcome …

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