Many breeders, rescues, and other organizations have absolutely no problem adopting and selling horses out to plus sized riders. Here are some examples I’ve found over the years.
*If you are a plus size friendly equine dealer, rescue, breeder, etc… and you would like to be added to this page, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Troika Drafts Hebron, ME breeding gorgeous Shires and Shire Sport Horses
- Sugarbush Draft Horse Registry Whitesboro, TX
- Frog Pond Draft Rescue in Cambridge, OH runs a great Draft rescue program
- Blue Star Equiculture Draft Rescue in Western, MA runs a working rescue and have many wonderful horses for adoption
- Rosemary Farm in NY is plus size friendly and often have horses that are more than capable of carrying extra weight.
- Live and Let Live Farm in NH is plus size friendly and will assist any rider in finding a perfect horse!
- CANTER USA is an Nationwide OTTB rescue organization with chapters all over the country. The CANTER organization is plus size friendly, staffing plus size equestrians and adopting thier rescues out to larger riders regularly.
- Gentle Giants Draft Horse Rescue – Mount Airy, MD
- Saddlebred Rescue, Inc. –Hardwick, NJ
- H.O.R.S.E. of CT –New Preston, CT
- Camelot Feed Lot Rescue in NJ often many plus size horses running through. ‘Like’ them on Facebook and check in often for a diamond in the rough or the deal of a lifetime