Wild Horses Available for Adoption

Tamed Horses For Adoption

Emiliano is half quarter horse and half mustang. He is 9 yo. Bay with star. Quiet and willing. In Santa Fe with trainer. Link Here PROVISIONALLY ADOPTED

Gavino is an 9 yo Dun gelding. Mostly El Rito mustang. Very friendly and willing. Accepts saddle. Link Here:

Pacheco (aka Speckles) is a fancy pony that will work hard for his treats. He is not super friendly, but looking for a fair deal. He is not quite 13hh. He likes to boss other horses around. Link here

Siete is a seven-year old stallion who was abandoned near Cuba, NM. He is recovering from a severe hoof injury and will be gelded before adoption. He is 15hh Link here

Cassiopeia is a filly born in 2022 in Orion's band. Her mother is Ursa Major. She will be available for adoption in November. Her parents are just shy of 14 hands.

Mesa Verde Horses For Adoption

Mesa Verde horses are the property of the National Mustang Association of Colorado. We are making referrals for potential adopters. Their fee structure and adoption requirements are slightly different than ours. If you would like to adopt one of the Mesa Verde Horses, register on this form: LINK TO FORM

Every one of these horses is exceptionally calm and trusting towards people. They are all larger than most mustangs and correctly proportioned. These are amazing animals and we feel lucky to have been chosen to train them.

Arboles is a kindly buckskin mare, mother to Rico. She was estimated to have been born in 2019 LINK

Breen is a colt who will be gelded before adoption. He is calm and eager to work with the humans. He was most likely born early in 2022. LINK

Cortez is a well-built filly, daughter of Towac. She takes her training seriously. She was born in 2022. LINK

Dolores is a chatty mare who nickers to you as she is trained. She is the mother of Red Mesa. Dolores is estimated to have been born in 2019.


Hermosa is a large buckskin mare. Since her arrival at Mustang Camp, she has been dragging her hind legs at time and will be receiving chiropractic treatment when she is trained. Her age is not known. LINK

Lewis is a young stallion from another band of Mesa Verde mustangs. He will be gelded before adoption. He was born in 2021. LINK

Mancos is a young buckskin mare with a fuzzy dark patch on her right cheek. She was probably born in 2021. LINK

Pagosa is a very stout stallion. He will be gelded before adoption. He was probably born in 2020. LINK

Red Mesa is a sweet little filly, the youngest of this band. Her mother is Dolores. She was born in 2022. LINK

Rico is a handsome young colt. His mother is Arboles. He will be gelded before adoption. He was born in 2022. LINK

Tiffany is the busy-body of the herd. She can be annoyingly friendly, but willing to do what ever the human wants. She was probably born in 2021. LINK

Towac is a big bay mare who is the herd leader. She is happy to work with people and will make someone a great riding horse. She is the mother of Cortez. She was estimated to have been born in 2019. LINK

Burro Pairs Available

Minnie and Abilene are standard size donkeys. They have met all the training requirements but are still a little shy. They came from the New Mexico Livestock Board, who picked them up as estray.

Cadillac and Carnation are pink donkeys from the edge of the Grand Canyon. They are both small donkeys and very friendly. They came from the US Forest Service

Bisbee and Aubergine rule the roost in the donkey pen. They are both large standards and have had extensive handling. They came from the BLM.

Horses Needing Non-Riding Sanctuary Homes

Denali is a 10 year old Gelding. Bay, studly, titled horse with cartilage filled right hock. Unsound for riding, but a lot of personality. Live and laugh with this guy. Link here

Gizelle is a classic 10 year old mare. Bay, a bit excitable. Titled horse (for sale, not adoption), would make good pack-horse. Link here

Sequoia is a 12 year old mare. Dark bay, shy, quiet, titled (for sale, not adoption). Would make good pack-horse. Link here

Wingnut a.k.a. Victor a.k.a. MichaelAngelo was born in 2011 in Nevada. He has a split ear that you will only discover by petting it. He is opinionated. Link here

Ursa Major is the mama bear of the small band of horses gathered from central New Mexico. She has just started her training. We estimate that she is over 12 years old. She must be adopted with Orion.

Orion is an older recently-gelded horse, who bears the scars of 15 years of maintaining his herd in central New Mexico. He is shy and kind to the orphan foal, Phoenix. He must be adopted with his mate, Ursa.


For information about these or other horses for adoption contact John Irick at 505-419-9754 or email john@mustangcamp.org

Click here to download the Adoption Application Fill it out, email or mail it back.

Animals adopted to homes in states other than New Mexico require a veterinary health inspection. The cost of this is generally around $70 per animal. We will take the animal to the vet, but this charge must be paid by the out-of-state adopter as a deposit on the delivery.