NEXT STEP HORSE RESCUE is a 501(c)(3) Tax Deductible Non-Profit organization under the IRS Tax ID#27-1985130.  All of our horses are rescued from abuse or neglect here in Colorado and abroad through our partnership with law enforcement agencies, shelter-to-shelter transfers, humane societies and at times we may take surrenders.


(Our horses do not come from auctions or feedlots)

Click on the icons to learn more about our services and check out upcoming events happening at the shelter and off-site by clicking on the "Mane Event" icon!  


Have more questions? CONTACT US

Please review the information below to identify the appropriate contact before calling.

Information on adoptions and report abuse/neglect or general questions

Visits to the shelter are by appointment only between 10:00am - 4:30pm. If you get lost on your way, please call our local number listed above for directions. The shelter is manned by volunteers so please be patient for your call to be answered.


To our valued friends and supporters, we want to assure you that we have been closely monitoring the status of the COVID-19 pandemic.

We are continuing visits by appointment only for all visitors. Any person checking in will be required to wear a mask and we will practice social distancing.

Thank you! 

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