Our Purpose


The purpose of The Barefoot Ranch Inc. is:

  • To promote the welfare of animals for the benefit of the public by rescuing abandoned, abused, or
    surrendered animals, operating a horse adoption program, and providing a sanctuary for aging,
    dangerous, displaced, unhealthy, or former farm animals that cannot be adopted, returned to the wild,
    or otherwise released.
  • To undertake activities ancillary and incidental to the attainment of the aforementioned charitable



In keeping with this purpose, The Barefoot Ranch Inc’s objective is to provide equine with loving care, which includes:

  • a home
  • security
  • clean fresh water
  • healthy, properly rationed feed
  • appropriate shelter
  • hoof trimming
  • vet services
  • rehabilitation

Our Passion


Giving equine in our care their best lives, it’s our passion and we’re committed to this mission. This mission is important to us and involves the following values and practices:



  • EQUINE – Every animal is valued and cared for as an individual.
  • WELFARE – The welfare of each animal is of utmost importance.
  • PEOPLE – Every person we interact with is respected and valued.
  • COMMUNITY – We support the greater community with knowledge, support and extra resources.



  • VALUE our residents and provide them with the care they need.
  • PARTICIPATE in fundraising activities to support the needs of our residents.
  • COMMUNICATE our activities and educate the community as we are able.
  • CONSULT with experts when needed.