Misfit Ranch - Donate
To donate by check, please make your check payable to Misfit Ranch Equine Rescue and mail to:
Misfit Ranch Equine Rescue
600 Lonesome Trail
Driftwood, TX 78619
Here is a list of some of the items your generous and much appreciated donations go towards for our herd of Misfits:
$5: cleaning supplies, scrub brushes, basic medical supplies, one tube of paste wormer (our horses are wormed every other month), a salt/mineral brick (all horses must have access to salt/mineral blocks or bricks year around), a small feed bucket, a feed scoop, grooming tools.
$10-$15: One bag of quality feed pellets which will feed 3 horses for one week (this is the feed that we feed the majority of), a bale of hay which will feed three horses for two days, one bale of alfalfa which will feed 1 horse for one week (this is what we feed horses that are emaciated and need a gradual re-introduction to feed), one bag of good quality weanling and/or yearling feed that will last one horse for two weeks, a large feed bucket, a cotton lead rope, halters, wound treatment.
$20-$25: Fly repellent (HUGE need for spring through fall), wound care treatments, various supplements, medical supplies, a bag of small alfalfa cubes, a good quality halter.
$45: A hoof trim for one horse (all of our horsesí hooves are trimmed every 6 to 8 weeks). This does not include shoes (all of our rescues are barefoot and will not wear shoes unless it is medically necessary for hoof correction - at set of shoes is $90).
$75-$100: A round bale of hay which can feed seven horses for three weeks or more. A warm blanket for our horses during extreme cold weather. Help towards vetting costs for Coggins, health certificates, vaccinations and any medical treatment that may arise.
Other items we must buy regularly: fire ant treatment, rugged garden hoses, muck rakes, garden spray nozzles (for washing the horses), trash can liners, paper towels, light bulbs, fly bait, hooks and latches, tires for the trailer and wheel barrows.
NEEDED ITEMS: If you would like to help but prefer not to donate money, there are always items that we need. Our greatest ongoing need year around is for horse feed and hay/round bales. We regularly purchase a variety of feed products to meet the nutritional requirements of our different horses. The official feed store of Misfit Ranch Equine Rescue is “Pato's Hay & Feed”, 400 Prickly Pear Pass, Buda, TX 78610. The phone number is (512) 784-3186. Our good friend, Pato (Patrick) can help you with the products we regularly purchase and you can even charge them to your debit/credit card over the phone. We also use “King Feed & Hardware”, 14210 Ranch Road 12, Wimberley, TX 78676. The phone number is (512) 847-2618 and anyone there should be able to pull up our account and help you with your purchase.
We also have a “wish list” at Amazon.com. Amazon Prime members get free shipping on many of the items that we are in desperate need of. The link is
Last, but not least, gift cards in any amount from any feed or ranch supply store (like Tractor Supply), Home Depot, Lowes, even Target and Walmart are put to good use and are very much appreciated... prepaid MasterCard and Visa work any and everywhere!
Sincerest thanks from all of us at Misfit Ranch for your kind and generous support. We canít do what we do without you! With your help, we are making a difference in the lives of suffering and abused animals.