Spirit of the Herd is a not-for-profit horse and pony sanctuary with a difference, based near Helsby, Cheshire. Rescued horses and ponies are rehabilitated, and then used to help children, young people and adults with learning needs, lacking in confidence, or suffering from stress or anxiety. 

Donate to one of our current appeals, or take a look at the experiences and items in our shop

Find out how you can visit, come to children's activities, volunteer, fund raise, or carry out school or college work experience

Find out more about the backgrounds of our lovely horses and ponies

Find us: 

The Ridgeway, Alvanley, WA6 6XQ