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Update 10th July 2022

The paddocks at Calan are green with the emergence of the young grasses for the horses to graze on, …

Update 29th June 2022

During my last visit we trimmed the hooves of 13 of the Calan herd, all except the two miniatures. I…

Update 16th June 2022

I’m a bit late posting this from my last visit a week ago but here is an update from Calan. There is…

Update 2nd June 2022

I just wanted to give everyone a quick update on the happenings at Calan over the past 2 weeks. I sp…

Update 13th May 2022

One of the unique aspects of the sanctuary that we want to really emphasises is the fact that Calan …

Update 24th February 2022

Hi every one, there has not been a update for a few months and the reason for that is life at the &#…

Update 7th September 2021

Alan here, just a short update to let you know the sanctuary is going okay.Because the it is a &#822…

Update 20th May 2021

This Update has no intention of appealing for funds, the reason it is to inform all you good people …

Update 6th April 2021

The Sanctuary is going through a very sad time right now as we have lost five of the dear horses who…

Update 30th January 2021

A Place in Heaven for old Vivek One of our most beloved and newest horses, Vivek, named after a comp…

Update 19th December 2020

Happy Trails Tex and Happy Birthday Alan Loving a horse means going through whatever is necessary to…

Update 31st October 2020

In case you missed our update earlier this week I am posting it again as we need to get Alan some fa…

Update 27th October 2020

Since 2005, Alan Gent has been rescuing horses- many are former trotters and racers. A sad result ca…

Update 10th September 2020

‘Perdon’ suffers from EOTRH Whilst humans face Covid-19 where the body cannot defend its…

Update 29th June 2020

Your donation to Calan Horse Sanctuary gives horses the life they deserve… There’s nothing tha…

Update 2nd May 2020

Covid-19 has halted donations at Calan- our horses need you Everyone is aware of the horrific impact…

Update 11th March 2020

For our dear and sorely missed FrancisArrived 7/12/1919 and died 21/2/2020 We have some very sad new…

Update 28th December 2019

An ancient Christmas story it is with shepherds guiding a blessed donkey under the heavenly stars to…

Update 31st October 2019

BET ON CALAN NOT THE CUP Every year across Australia, tens of thousands of horses are sent to slaugh…

Update 23rd September 2019

A tribute to Brett Thank you to all who have supported and contributed to the horses. Each and every…

Update 15th August 2019

“The first duty of love is to listen” – Paul Tillich …And listen we did when a kind woman and her da…

Update 30th May 2019

To all of our good friends, we want to let you know that old Beriah aka Lightning Jack, has passed a…

Update 17th May 2019

We need help asap. The photo is of the ground at Calan Horse Sanctuary and Alan just recently picked…

Update 13th March 2019

The FACTS about the horses at Calan Horse Sanctuary and the work we do to help them. As long as anim…

Update 31st January 2019

Ringing in the New Year for Beriah A new year is upon us and whilst the mob at Calan is generally in…

Update 10th December 2018

A home for every horse. It is the greatest holiday wish we could ever see fulfilled and we do our be…

Update 18th September 2018

In June of 2018, a beautiful soft horse was needing somewhere to feel protected and loved. When Alan…

Update 4th September 2018

We know our supporters appreciate the hard yards we’re putting in (no secret that we’re …

Update 8th July 2018

Not ‘objects’ and rather fellow ‘subjects’ as St Francis proclaimed in his r…

Update 22nd July 2018

Many of our horses arrive from nowhere. Nobody wants them and they had no future. Some were found in…

Update 24th June 2018

Every Australian knows that water is life. In a time of crisis during the drought in W.A. it is your…

Update 24th May 2018

“Drought hits Calan Sanctuary hard” Help needed to secure food for the herd of mainly el…

Update 31st December 2017

There is no shortage of reports of animal neglect and it is particularly bad when it happens at the …

Update 27th November 2017

The 20 horses at Calan Horse Sanctuary receive the highest standard of care, with each horse in the …

Update 20th November 2017

There isn’t a day, an hour, a moment that goes by that little old Brodie, who is around 30 yea…

Update 5th November 2017

Life for many horses in Australia is one of constant pain and fear. Of the over 40,000 per year that…

Update 22nd October 2017

Many find our sanctuary a very special place. Human and horse alike have come upon these grounds und…

Update 14th October 2017

Meet Red & Lily. Two inseparable mates who now call Calan Horse Sanctuary home. Their owners fel…

Update 12th October 2017

At CHS we are known for giving horses true sanctuary. We also have other special animals here like W…

Update 16th September 2017

What makes rescuing old horses worth it? The day starts at 5:45 AM and this afternoon, three of us j…

Update 3rd September 2017

Wow- we’ve just started our new campaign and already our friends and supporters are stepping f…

Update 13th August 2017

Horses Do Go To Heaven! With so many requests to take in horses, we’d like your help in establ…

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