Serenity Equine Rescue And Rehabilitation

Rating: 4.53 stars   66 reviews

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28818 Se 216th Way Maple Valley WA 98038 USA


Serenity's Mission is multi-faceted. It includes rescue, rehabilitation, education and healing. Our foremost goal is to help rehabilitate, care for and place our rescued horses into loving homes. We are passionate about providing a natural and focused care plan for each of our resident equines. We are also committed to supporting the equine community through our Education Center clinics and courses. We believe that the relationship between humans and horses is a very special one. Many of our volunteers and others have experienced a special gift of healing when working or visiting the farm. You can read more about Horses as Healers on our Events and Programs page. We are located on a farm in Maple Valley, Washington.

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our equine companions and our community through education and equine therapy.

Geographic areas served:

several counties in Washington state. We have rescued, rehabbed and rehomed over 150 horses since 2007 and provide sanctuary to many more. We have expanded our programs to include Education with our Education Center and Healing through our Horses as Healers program. We have been named the Best of Western Washington non-profits and been featured in both the Seattle magazine and in the nationally recognized horse health magazine Equine Wellness in September of 2015.


rescue and sanctuary, wellness clinics, horsemanship classes, and therapy through our Horses as Healers program.

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Rating: 5 stars  

2 people found this review helpful

Given my recent personal experience with Serenity and its purpose I'm disappointed in those people placing negative comments here. I'm more disappointed in those individuals hiding behind pseudonyms; kind of like showing up at a protest in masked costume. I really don't put a lot of trust in negative reviews from people who don't use their real name and conceal their identity. In a way, it epitomizes what is wrong worldwide and is just another false flag of sorts; in this case cloaked provocation on a worthy cause with intent to harm. I wrote a blog,"Dr. Jekll and Mr. Hyde", recently on this type of attack, which you can read on the following website:

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10 people found this review helpful

I have known of Serenity since it started it's existance. SERR has a reputation of being willing to step in where others will not. They are very willing to do whatever it takes to help the horses. Their horses all look wonderful and the before/after pictures are outstanding. This rescue fulfills it's mission of "Rescue and Rehabilition" with amazing results. Good job!

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

In all avenues of rescue and rehabiliton this rescue does a top notch job.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

There are very few changes that I could suggest and they are all very minor.

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

I've most enjoyed watching the transformation in abused and neglected horses that turn into stunning and lovely animals.

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

I have met all the staff and volunteers.

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

Create a world class rehabilitation facility for all the neglected horses of Western WA.

Ways to make it better...

There were labels on the horses' paddocks telling you who was in there and what their story was.

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

Getting the word out about the good work that they do.

One thing I'd also say is that...

This rescue does not go all around putting its name forward like other organizations. This rescue instead focuses on doing their work and doing it well.

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