Horse welfare statistics

foalHere are just some statistics from our UK welfare work...


  • Our Field Officers visit nearly 2000 reported welfare concerns each year.
  • On average we take about 190 horses into our care every year – but this has been known to exceed 325 horses in one year.
  • We have around 300 horses in our Rescue and Rehoming Centres at any one time.
  • We rehome over 200 horses and ponies of all types each year.
  • We have around 1700 horses, ponies and donkeys out on loan in the UK through our Rehome a Horse scheme.
  • Our Field Officers and Rehoming Officers do about 3300 visits to our rehomed horses every year.