February 23, 2020

Greetings, fellow Sunshine horses!  My owner Mary Jane has been very slow to post the beautiful pictures she takes of me, so I decided to do it myself!  As you can see I enjoy the gorgeous views of Owasco Lake while having an occasional picnic outside on a warm, sunny...

June 15, 2019

The family can no longer afford to keep these horses.  The barn where these horses are currently stabled is closing and a new home (or homes) must be found soon.  

Roman is a 9 year old and 16.2 hand chestnut OTTB. He is completely blind in his right eye (but...

June 14, 2019

Like many people, Dawn found herself with too much free time on her hands after raising her two sons.  She had owned horses in the past and decided to check out the Sunshine Horses Open House when she read about it in The Pennysaver.   Dawn liked the idea of giving bac...

April 8, 2019

Sunshine Horses cares for up to 35 horses at a time.  The care and training for these horses comes from our generous volunteers and donors.  We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that is 100% volunteer run.  We must limit the number of horses we care for to mainta...

January 4, 2019

                              Fernando

We started 2018 on a sad note.  We lost one of our ambassadors, Fernando, a mini donkey to...

December 21, 2018

When you adopt a rescue horse, you are giving that horse a second chance.  You are also freeing up a stall that we can use to rescue another horse in need. We wish we could take in every horse that is looking for a home but, like all rescues, we are limited but our ava...

December 8, 2018

Bustin on Cecelia aka "Peanut" is an 8-year old thoroughbred mare.  This chestnut beauty had a brief racing career that included one win and 3 high placings.  She is a spirited mare that needs an experienced handler.  She does not load well.  This sweet girl is complet...

June 21, 2018

Howie (Mudriggin 7DL69) was adopted from Sunshine in 2014 and returned to Sunshine last weekend. In the past four years, he has realized that what he really wants to do is be a jumper or cross country horse. The adopter had hoped to train him for dressage but Howie doe...

January 1, 2018

2017 was another exciting year for Sunshine Horses.  Thanks to your generosity in supporting our mission through multiple fundraisers.  Our fundraisers included Fun Pasta, an open house and tack sale at our barn and our Equine and Wine Event at Greenwood Winery....

December 1, 2017

In November six Sunshine Horses found their forever homes. 

Crazy Levi (Vic), Serengetti and Watchinmypocket (Pocket) were adopted together.  Serengetti was owned by Sunshine Founder Kate Starr's father and had been a Sunshine resident since her father's death in 2012....

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