Virtual Horse Adoption

No Barn. No Land. No Horse Experience? You Can Still Adopt a Horse VIRTUALLY

If circumstance don’t make it possible for you to physically adopt a horse, you can still help by virtually adopting on of our rescue horses, especially one that has been abused, neglected, a Premarin Mare and Foal who are no longer needed by the drug companies to make HRT, or slaughter-bound horses. With a Virtual Adoption you offering a horse who may have had a poor start in life the chance to be rehabilitated and find a new home.

Rehabilitation can be a long and costly process, a Virtual Adoption, even as little as $10 a month, helps us give them the special care, feed, rehabilitation and training they need.

How Do I Virtually Adopt a Horse?

Scroll down the page and choose a horse you would like to virtually adopt, then complete the virtual adoption form at the bottom of the page. You will receive an email confirming your virtual adoption, and more information about your chosen horse. You also will receive:

  • A virtual adoption certificate
  • A framed picture of your adopted horse
  • You will also receive regular updates on how your horse is progressing and your first and last name will be featured on our Virtual Adopted Horse’s page to acknowledge your adoption.

How Much Does it Cost?

You can virtually adopt a horse from Canham Farm Horse Rescue for as little as $10 per month.

What if my Chosen Horse is Re-Homed?

If your virtually adopted horse is re-homed or adopted we will notify you immediately and ask if you would like to virtually adopt another horse or, if not, cancel your payment.

The Horses Below are Currently Available for Virtual Adoption. If you can’t find a suitable horse on this page you are welcome to contact us on 831-588-5198 or visit our contact page

We are the Mustang Fillies

Rounded up from a reservation in Nevada, we are two Mustang fillies, Cheyenne and Maya. We lucky to be alive. Untouched by human hands, and now at Canham Farm Horse Rescue in Scotts Valley, volunteers are working tirelessly to build our trust and eventually help us become wonderful human companions. We are nervous and shy but we’re told we are as cute as two buttons! If you’d like to virtually adopt us, please scroll down the page and tick Cheyenne and Maya. You may also virtually adopt us individually. 



My name is ZiZi. I am approximately 13.2 hands. I was confiscated from my original owner in Santa Clara County. I have had one foal, Cupid, who has been adopted. I am very jumpy and scared at times because I have some bad memories. I am available for virtual adoption so I can be cared for while I am being rehabilitated, re-trained. I am slowly learning to trust humans again. 


My name is YaYa. I was named after the famous English Manchester City soccer player, YaYa Touré  because I like playing with soccer balls. I am approximately 2 years old and was abandoned by my humans. I am very clever and Julia and the Canham Farm Horse Rescue volunteers have taught me how to lead and tie and have my feet trimmed. I am available for virtual adoption. think I am Arabian and Pinto.



They call me Dakota and I was saved from a kill pen in Texas the day before I was due to go to slaughter. I was pregnant at the time.  I now live at Canham Farm Horse Rescue, my foal , Sammy, has been adopted and I am being rehabilitated and coached. I am sound and healthy and am available for virtual adoption while I wait for my forever home.




I am Lulu.

I am approximately 10 years old and about 13.2 hands. I am really good with children and have even given rides to kids as young as 2 at birthday parties. I am quite sensitive and love to be groomed and loved on. Please consider virtually adopting me, or if you like you can come and visit me. I always love having children around. 


Well, hello everyone. My name is Sunset and I fancy myself as quite the comedian. I like to play tricks on Julia and the volunteers by turning on light switches, undoing stall doors, tipping up my grooming bin, and much, much, more. I’m pretty much a permanent resident here.  Julia rides me and I get lots of attention. My best friend is Lulu. I’m told I am an Arabian/Saddlebred cross, and that I am a registered half-Arabian. I don’t really care about that.  I just love to be fed, groomed and loved on.



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