Peaceful Ridge Rescue

February 2019 Newsletter

It's a New Year!

Happy New Year to all our supporters! A New Year bring new goals, challenges and surprises and everyone loves the fresh start feeling it gives. New research shows the best time to start your resolution is early March! So whether you want to lose weight, help out more at the ranch, go to church more, have more family meals or whatever, we wish you success!

Follow our social media and newsletters to keep up with our news and events in 2019.

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It's time for WEF!

Head up to Wellington to watch the best horses in the world compete in Dressage, Jumping and Hunter classes at the Winter Equestrian Festival.
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Thunder has found his family!

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It's cold outside...somewhere!

What can you do while you are waiting for spring to come? Watch the Top 10 Best Horse Movies according to Horse Network. Let us know where your favorites rank!

1. War Horse

War Horse is an inspiring 2011 film about the bond between a man and his horse. This remarkable story explores the power of love and friendship during a time of war.

2. Seabiscuit

Set in the depression-era, Seabiscuit tells the true story of an undersized racehorse who inspired the nation.

3. The Man From Snowy River

The Man From Snowy River follows 18 year-old Craig, who has to work to get his family’s farm back on its feet following the loss of his father.

4. Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron

Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron tells the story of a wild stallion (so wild, he could only be a cartoon) as he travels across the western frontier.

5. National Velvet

National Velvet stars a young Liz Taylor as Velvet Brown, a young equestrian who wins a downtrodden horse in a lottery and tries to turn him into a champion.

6. The Black Stallion

After surviving a shipwreck that has left young Alec stranded on an island with a mysterious Arabian stallion, the boy and the horse are forced to find common ground. The Black Stallion tells the story of their rescue and the bond they form as they prepare to race the fastest horserace in the country.

7. Secretariat

This 2010 Disney film relives Big Red’s unrivaled dominance on the racetrack and his owner’s determination to get him there.

8. Champions

Bob Champion and his horse Aldaniti overcome (what else?) numerous obstacles in this 1981 film, based on a true story.

9. Hidalgo

Hidalgo tells the story of a Pony Express courier and his horse, Hidalgo, who together travel to Arabia to compete in a legendary horse race.

10. Shergar

Based on a true story, an Irish racehorse is kidnapped by the Irish Republican Army, which did not heed the memo: “Keep the horses out of this.”

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Camp Out

Saturday, Feb. 9th, 3pm-8am

2995 Peaceful Ridge Road, Davie, Florida 33330

Come camp out with the horses!

Bring your tent and gear for a night with fun filled activities & horses! Learn about horse care, go for a pony ride, do crafts, play games and get a rare opportunity to see what it's like on the farm at night.

Your donation gets you all these experiences, pizza and/or hot dogs, smores, breakfast & most importantly 100% of the funds go to the care of our rescues!

It's a $30 donation per adult, children under 10 years old are $15 each & under 4 years old are free.
Pay before February 1st & save $5 per person!
The donation can be made by phone through the Venmo app (@peacefulridge) or at the adoption center with cash, card or money order.

Space is limited so RSVP by completing the below forms & emailing with payment confirmation to

Join Us to Celebrate our Founder's 60th Birthday and raise money for the rescue!

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Just print below response card and email or mail back to us!

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Support Our Sponsors!

Click the link below to learn more about our local tack store Horsing Around!

Established in 2010 we have been supplying the local community here in Broward County with English Riding Apparel and horse care products.

10054 Griffin Road, Cooper City, Florida 33328 Phone # 954-252-7640

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About Us

Peaceful Ridge Rescue, Davie, Florida, is a Non-Profit Organization that provides much needed medical and dental care, rehabilitation, and adoption services for rescued horses. Our mission is to rescue horses from neglect, abuse, abandonment, and slaughter; to improve their lives by providing a safe haven for healing and rehabilitation; to find a home for every horse, through a rigorous adoption process, sponsor and foster program; and to educate the community through instructional support, and equine-assisted programs. Please take the time to donate and help a rescue horse eat and receive medical care for another week or month.