Our Equine Sanctuary
Heaven Can Wait is committed to providing our rescued equine residents a safe haven where they do not starve, are not neglected, do not go without medical care, someplace where they are safe from abuse and from ever having to face great suffering and untimely death. We act on the belief that these noble animals, which we have relied on for so long for our own survival, deserve to live in comfort, safety and good health until their days are done.
We also run Project HoPE, which involves volunteers guiding cancer patients and survivors as well as special needs individuals through a variety of meaningful activities with gentle horses.
Only through education and awareness can we all improve the quality of life for all equines. Cruelty and neglect should never be acceptable options.
Our Equines Need Your Help
Breed: Miniature Donkey Age: 20+
Rescued: 2008 - Neglect
All one has to do is to look at her “before” picture to understand why she is here at HCW. Read More »
Breed: Thoroughbred Age: 11
Rescued: 2013 - An ex-racehorse being offered on Craig’s List
He was on Craig’s List being offered as a horse that could be ridden. A friend of Heaven Can Wait went to look at him and realized he was not meant to be ridden at all. Read More »
Breed: Quarter Horse Age: 28+
Rescued: 2012 - Age and bad knees
Reba was rescued by a young lady who found out that caring for an elderly horse is not easy and expensive. Read More »