Easy Horse Care Rescue Centre

Our mission is to rescue and rehabilitate abused, neglected and abandoned horses, ponies and donkeys, while campaigning for the better treatment of animals across Spain. We are a no-kill foundation and provide each rescued animal with a safe and loving sanctuary – either here at our centre or via rehoming – for the rest of their lives.

  • Meet the Callosa 14
    Meet the Callosa 14

    Fourteen horses we saved from a bankrupt horse dealer, who was later convicted of animal abuse. They now roam fat, happy and free in our fields and will never again be chained to walls.

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  • Sponsor a horse
    Sponsor a horse

    We rely on your donations to continue our animal welfare work. Sponsor a horse or donkey from just €10 a month (or choose your own currency).

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  • Meet Bronson
    Meet Bronson

    Bronson was beaten over the head with a hammer, permanently affecting his balance and eyesight. Yet he's the kindest, happiest horse.

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  • Get involved
    Get involved

    Make a difference by volunteering at our rescue centre and in our charity shops, or by hosting a fundraising event.

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  • Meet Faith
    Meet Faith

    Faith is famous in Spain as the first pony to be given an artificial leg after her front foreleg was amputated in a life-saving operation.

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  • Help our equines
    Help our equines

    We urgently need your support to build a secure boundary wall. Our old fence is falling to bits and our rescued horses are unsafe. Even a small €5 donation helps.

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  • Meet Luceiro
    Meet Luceiro

    Luceiro was locked in a dark stable for months, and his injured eye later had to be surgically removed. Yet he remains a proud and incredibly beautiful horse.

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Easy Horse Care Rescue Centre co-founders Sue and Rod Weeding

Learn how it all began

British expats Sue and Rod Weeding founded the Easy Horse Care Rescue Centre in 2008. From humble beginnings, we now care for more than 90 horses, ponies and donkeys saved from abuse and neglect.
Visit the Easy Horse Care Rescue Centre in Spain on our open day.

Visit our rescue centre

We open to the public on the first Sunday of every month from 1pm to 4pm. Come and meet our horses, ponies and donkeys and hear their incredible survival stories during free guided tours of our stables and fields.
Two of our rescued horses

Get a map and directions

We’re located just outside of the township of Rojales at Partido Lo Garriga, 59, in the Alicante region of southeastern Spain. Here you will find detailed directions and an interactive map.
An neglected and starving horse saved by the Easy Horse Care Rescue Centre in Spain.

Report animal mistreatment

Seen an animal in distress in Spain? Here's how you can best report an act of cruelty, mistreatment, neglect, injury or abandonment, so that we can act quickly and legally to save the animal.
Watch the Easy Horse Care Rescue Centre documentary

Watch our documentary

This moving half-hour documentary tells the incredible story of our rescue centre. Featuring interviews with Sue Weeding, footage from our rescues and details of how we’re campaigning for improved animal welfare in Spain.
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Read our latest news

Learn about our latest rescue operations, upcoming fundraisers and events, volunteering opportunities and new book releases, plus enjoy regular updates on the happy lives of the many horses, ponies and donkeys we’ve saved.

Subscribe to our newsletter

Join our mailing list for behind-the-scenes news about every rescue operation plus regular updates on the happy lives of the many horses, ponies and donkeys we've saved.
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