Did You Know?
Duchess Sanctuary—operated by The Fund for Animals in partnership with The HSUS—is a 1,120-acre facility located outside of Oakland, Ore., that was established in 2008 as an oasis for about 200 formerly abused, abandoned, neglected, and homeless horses.
The wildlife safe passages program at Duchess Sanctuary is ensuring native wildlife can safely share our 1120 acre property. Read more about this innovative program
Duchess Sanctuary News
February 18, 2015
Drugs made of pregnant mare urine (PMU), such as Premarin, are prescribed to make patients in menopause or with osteoporosis feel better. But horses suffer terribly to make them. See how you can help.
October 27, 2014
Captain and Anna, left to starve by an owner who could no longer feed them, are now safe and happy at our Duchess Sanctuary
September 29, 2014
In the summer of 2013 the Duchess Sanctuary, in cooperation with the HSUS Wildlife Innovation and Response Team, installed numerous safe passageways in our fencing to allow for the travel of wildlife native to the area through our property.