The purpose of The Barefoot Ranch Inc. is:
- RELIEVE the suffering of horses, ponies, donkeys, and mules who are in need of care and attention.
- ESTABLISH a sanctuary for the care of horses, ponies, donkeys, and mules.
- PROVISION proper caring homes for horses, ponies, donkeys, and mules.
- EDUCATE the public on matters concerning the welfare of horses, ponies, donkeys, and mules.
In keeping with this purpose, The Barefoot Ranch Inc’s objective is to provide equine with loving care, which includes:
- a home
- clean fresh water
- healthy, properly rationed feed
- appropriate shelter
- hoof trimming
- vet services
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.