You can help us make a difference today in the life of a needy horse, donkey, mule, dog or puppy with your donation. Help us continue the work we do saving those “who have no voice of their own”.
Please consider a one time or monthly donation, and we thank you for your support. One hundred percent of your donations are used exclusively to provide care for our rescued horses, donkeys, mules, dogs and puppies.

Thank You

As is the case with many animal Rescues, Hooves & Paws Rescue of the Heartland does not receive any public funding. We rely entirely on the kindness of private donors to support our mission. We would like to say thank you to everyone that has so generously given to our Rescue & Shelter.
We feel we have truly been blessed to be allowed to Rescue, Rehabilitate and Adopt so many Horses, Donkeys, Mules, Dogs & Puppies since we opened our gates to our Rescue/Shelter.
Each day in addition to our full time jobs we deal with many neglect and abuse cases all across Iowa, Nebraska and beyond. ... read more

Hay Donations Are Always Appreciated

Hay is always needed due to the number of Horses, Donkeys & Mules who make their way through our gates at Hooves & Paws Rescue of the Heartland. We ask that Hay is weed & mold free and stored indoors. Hay at a reduced price would be wonderful also. Please pass the word to those you know that may have a little extra hay and would be willing to donate a few bales. We will be happy to give you an In-Kind donation slip for any hay that is donated. We will haul -Just give us a call at our Rescue/Shelter 712-527-3721. ... read more

Help Us Save Lives

When you foster or adopt you help us save lives! A huge thank you to all of our foster & adoptive homes. If you would like to become a foster home for a horse, donkey, mule, dog or puppy please contact us for more information at 712-527-3721 Rescue/Shelter or 712-355-3721 Cell. [perma link]

Can You Help By Making A Donation To Our Hay Fund Account? If You Can't Donate But Have Some Clean, Weed Free Round Or Square Bales Of Hay We Would Be Happy To Pick Them Up. Rescue/Shelter 712-527-3721

**Hay Needed** - Did you know that Hooves & Paws Rescue of the Heartland gates have been open since **2005** serving Iowa, Nebraska & beyond. We are the largest Horse, Donkey & Mule Rescue & Shelter in Iowa & Nebraska. Because we are a “No-Kill” Rescue & Shelter we always seem to have a waiting list of animals to come in to our facility. We rely only on donations & we get no other support from any other agency. This is why your donations are so important as they help us save those who have “No Voice Of Their Own”. ... read more

Welcome to Hooves & Paws Rescue of the Heartland in Glenwood, Iowa.

Hooves & Paws Rescue of the Heartland is proud to be one of the largest No-Kill rescue and shelter for horses, donkeys, mules, dogs and puppies in Iowa and Nebraska.

With your help and support, we are able to provide our rescued horses, donkeys, mules, dogs and puppies with a loving place to call home for a month, a year or perhaps a lifetime.