Protecting the health and welfare of neglected and abused equines


Celebrate OUR Impact

Your dedication to these horses shows in the impacts the MSSPA has made over the last 12 months. Celebrate with us!

See MSSPA’s Impact

It’s time for Bangor Savings Bank’s amazing annual contest for non-profits: Community Matters More. They’ll award numerous grants to local nonprofits, and your write-in vote means the MSSPA could win $1,000 or more! The newest farm resident, Raven, may look silly in this picture, but he’s serious when he asks for your vote in this contest!

Vote for the MSSPA Today

Show Your Horse Love!

Support the MSSPA herd with the Society’s tee-shirt and hoodie sale on Bonfire. Your purchase supports the care of the horses, and you get to wear your #HorseLove for all to see!

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Please Visit the Horses!

You’re invited to visit the MSSPA by reservation only. Visits are available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Reserve your time spot to visit the Society horses now!

Visit the MSSPA

Yoga on the Farm

Looking for a fun and relaxing activity? Sign up for yoga on the farm with Ashley Flowers Yoga and experience the peace and joy of practicing yoga in the fields surrounding the paddocks where the rescued horses graze. Available select Sundays January – March.

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Amazon Wishlist

The items on this list help keep the horses cared for and happy! Purchase an item through Amazon and have it shipped directly to the horses.

Visit the Horse’s Wishlist

Our vision is the elimination of equine abuse and neglect.

The mission of the Maine State Society for the Protection of Animals is to protect the health and welfare of neglected and abused equines.

Ready to join the herd?

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The MSSPA uses its resources to provide direct care, rehabilitation, and placement for horses who have suffered abuse and neglect.

The Society promotes humane treatment, training, and use of animals through education and hands-on experiences.

Watch this video as Smokey tells a tale of adoption for Jethro, Jazz, and himself.

Adoption: it isn’t the end; it’s the beginning of a whole new love affair!

Do you have room in your barn and heart for the right horse?

Adopt an MSSPA Horse