At Marie Dean Horse Protection Initiatives Canada, we work to help ensure horses stay with their owners, even through tough financial times.

If you are having challenges you may apply for assistance.

Please see this page for how we can help.

If you would like to apply please provide us with the following via email at


  • Your first and last names
  • Your physical address.  Street address, city, province, postal code
  • Your BEST email address
  • Your BEST phone number
  • The type of assisstance required  (For example: Veterinary services, gelding, euthanization assistance, farrier or trimming services, adoption rebate

Please include a written explanation of why you feel you qualify and more details about what help you need.

MDHPIC cannot help  horses without donations.

We are a registered (800813545RR0001) charitable organization and can provide tax receipts – please consider making a donation  to help us continue this valuable work.

Banner picture top of this page courtesy Kendra Vandervelde features Marie Dean’s beloved rescued thoroughbreds.  Johnny (left) & Candy filled Marie’s days with adventure & her heart with joy.