Rescuing horses in need for over 30 years

Three horses in a foggy field as the sun rises
Horse and carer

Rescue and care

Redwings is one of the largest horse keepers in the UK with over 1,500 horses and ponies in its care and 40 years’ experience of rescuing equines who have suffered neglect or cruelty.

Redwings is 100% funded by supporters like you.

With your help, we're able to make a significant impact on the lives of horses and donkeys throughout the UK.

Horse and foal in a field

Redwings SWHP

SWHP was first founded over 40 years ago as ‘The Society for the Humane Disposal of Horses and Ponies’, originally by Sheila Richards.

On 1st February 2019, Redwings merged with the Society for the Welfare of Horses and Ponies (SWHP).

Young Reds Magazine

Saddle up for horsey fun with games, puzzles and activities!

If you’re 15 or younger you can join our Mini Reds (3-7) or Young Reds (8-15) club!

Visit the strangle hub

Stamp out strangles

The Redwings Strangles Hub is a one-stop shop for information, inspiration, and practical ideas to help you stay in control when it comes to the most common equine infectious disease.

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