UPDATE: Bear has been adopted by a wonderful family in western Nebraska for their young granddaughter. He will be well loved. Bear is a 13 year old Pony of the Americans Gelding. POA’s were bred from Appaloosa and Shetland Pony lines and the result is a sweet natured and perfect sized pony for our young […]


Lady joined the ranch in February of 2010. She is just over 14 hands and has the kids like to say “kind of lazy”. She is a 13 year old sorrel quarter horse with a fun personality. She is a favorite with a lot of girls because she is the only mare at the ranch […]


UPDATE: Herbie has found a great forever home with several children to love him and a beautiful palamino mare to keep him company. Herbie joined the ranch in December from Hooves and Paws Rescue in Glenwood, IA. He is a handsome Palomino with tremendous spunk and personality. He stands about 14.2 hands and is 17 […]


UPDATE: Dolly has found a terrific new home by Beatrice and will be enjoying her new life in the 4-H arena this summer. Dolly is a very quiet and tender Quarter Horse/Arabian mix mare that spent most of her early years running barrels in Colorado. After healing from a bad fetlock injury, she was retired […]


UPDATE: A wonderful young lady who was helping us out began working with him and she quickly fell in love. It didn’t take her long to adopt him and give him a great forever home. Blaze was rescued on 5/9/08 along with Dolly from a makeshift and unsafe home that had knee deep mud and […]


UPDATE: Eddy was quickly adopted by a loving couple and will spend the rest of his years loving on their grandchildren. Eddy is a true character and a great tempered miniature donkey that was rescued by the previous owner but was surrendered along with Hershey when she became unable to care for them any longer. […]

Waccipa & Sugar

UPDATE: Waccipa has been adopted by a wonderful couple and will enjoy his days trail riding with another equine friend.  In 2012 we were contacted by Sugar’s previous owners and she has now relocated to South Dakota to be reunited with the loving women who rescued her in Oregon. Waccipa & Sugar were rescued several […]

Anna Belle

UPDATE: Annabelle spent more than 2 years at L5YR helping kids and has found a home where she can retire and rest her sore legs. Several years ago she was riding in a trailer during a tragic accident that killed the driver. She was safely extracted from twisted metal cage by the jaws of life […]


UPDATE: Mouse has been adopted by a beautiful girl who has come to the ranch for several years. She has worked with him throughout the winter and is working on training him to run barrels in junior rodeo with her. Mouse – April 2007 This photo is of Mouse when we first got him in […]


UPDATE: December 2012 Hershey has been adopted by a caring 5 year old where he will teach her how to ride and we are sure be a forever companion. Hershey was donated to us in August 2008 along with his pal Eddy the miniature donkey. They were rescued from a neglect situation by their previous […]