Wilton-based Rising Starr Horse Rescue saves, rehabilitates, retrains, and rehomes abandoned, neglected or abused horses giving America's horses a second chance at life and giving the community the chance to experience the joy and love these beautiful creatures provide.
Even if you are unable to attend the Starry Night Gala: "Hitch Your Wagon to a Starr" on September 25 to benefit Rising Starr Horse Rescue, you can still support this incredible nonprofit, learn about their mission and the horses they save and rehabilitate, and participate in a variety of programs at the farm!
Consider being a volunteer HERE.
Yoga with horses
Did you know? Rising Starr Horse Rescue hosts yoga in the barn as the rescue horses look on! This class is open to all levels and abilities. Designed to help you slow down, focus and then reconnect with the fire within, this class will leave you feeling empowered and at peace. Please bring a beach towel to place under your yoga mat. Sign up for Yoga
Mounted and unmounted lessons. Learn to ride and care for the horse you ride. Learn to work on the ground safely with your horse. Most of our program horses are looking for a forever home.
Sign up for lessons here.
Independent Riding Program
13 and older
Weekly Monday through Friday $775.00
Full month Monday through Friday $3100
3 days a week for a month. $1860
Every day your teen gets a lesson created just for them and their riding goals, a horse of their own to care for, and extensive horsemanship and training with several horses.
This program runs from 8 am to 3 pm and requires a planning meeting with one of our instructors before the session starts.
BOARDING for Rescue horses and new horse owners
Full and regular board offered
Rising Starr Horse Rescue offers full board to those that require assistance in tacking up, grooming and cleaning of tack (all regular board included as well).
Regular board (feed, hay as needed, fluffy clean stalls, paddocks and barn, daily turnout, blanket changed as needed).
Education: Meet Pixi, the community Spokes-Pony
Want to see for yourself the good works of Rising Starr Horse Rescue? Meet Pixi, the community Spokes-Pony who spreads the word and educates all ages on the reality and responsibility of horse ownership and how you can give America's at risk horses a second chance.
Want to attend the Gala on Sept. 25? Purchase tickets here.