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Voucher Program

The Voucher Option Guidelines and voucher applications are now available for castrations scheduled in 2017. Castrations must occur AFTER the voucher application has been approved by the UHC. 2017 VOUCHER Guidelines OG VOUCHER Application – Owner OG VOUCHER Application – Organizations Don’t hesitate to contact the UHC if you have any questions about the process. Call 202.846.1607  … Read more

Giving Tuesday

UPDATE:   Congratulations to the 2016 #GivingTuesday Winner  Heart of Phoenix Equine Rescue    See our Facebook page for the winning photo. What is Giving Tuesday? #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized  … Read more

2017 Operation Gelding CLINIC Forms

Information and Forms for Clinics scheduled in 2017 Beginning in January 2017, the UHC will offer organizations that host low- or no-cost gelding clinics up to $100 per horse gelded.   Thanks to the DeWitt Fund of the Community Foundation for Monterey County, we will meet and surpass our original goals for this year! If  … Read more

Unwanted Horse Coalition Revives Ambassador Program

September 8, 2016 – The Unwanted Horse Coalition (UHC) has revitalized its Ambassador Program, a volunteer service involving members of the horse industry who represent the UHC at meetings nationwide to present information about the UHC and unwanted horses. Any organization or group interested in the issue of unwanted horses, how they can help reduce  … Read more

Join The Effort

Programs to Help Unwanted Horses and How Your Organization Can Make a DifferenceJoin the Effort to reduce the number of unwanted horsesMany members of the horse industry have undertaken new and successful initiatives over the last decade to address the issue of unwanted horses. Adoption programs, education about responsible ownership, and increased rescue and retirement  … Read more

Rescued Standardbred Heals Wounds: Myrna’s Story

The UHC Blog: Guest ColumnBy: Lisa Schadt, President Manito Life CenterMany years ago, when my riding school was fairly new, I received a phone call from a veterinarian who had met a Standardbred horse on one of her farm visits.  The horse was at risk of being euthanized or sold at auction, as she had  … Read more