Our Mission Statement:

 Rising Star Equine Rescue, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that works to transition Thoroughbred ex racehorses that are being found in slaughter pens at auctions in NY, NJ and in PA area to successful, long term careers as pleasure or show horses.

(1) Accept into our project equines in need of rescue;

(2) Assist in the placement of equines under the care of private owners who can no longer maintain them;

(3) Provide necessary management, veterinary and farrier care for those equines under our protection;

(4) Rehabilitate and adopt out equines to suitable homes as sport-horse prospects, pleasure riding prospects or as retirement/companion animals.

(5) Obtain sponsorships for those equines who maintain a permanent residency within the auspices of our organization;

(6) To provide all animals under our care with a comfortable and dignified existence without pain or suffering. If and when physical and medical circumstances no longer allow that comfortable life; to let them go gently and kindly with a humane veterinary-assisted euthanasia.