Endangered Equine Alliance

For over 40 years The Livestock Conservancy has worked to protect endangered livestock and poultry breeds from extinction. Although all rare breeds face challenges, it has become apparent that the recent market downturn has particularly impacted our equine breeds. Many horse and donkey breeds face the threat of extinction more so today than at any other time in history. Thanks to the grant from the USA Equestrian Trust, the effort to stabilize equine breed decline and secure the remaining diversity began in 2017. Read More...

Conserving Equine Diversity: Time for Action (pdf)

Endangered Equine Alliance Partners

Breed Associations & Registries

Akhal-Teke Association of America Dartmoor Pony Society of America
American Brabant Association Exmoor Pony Society
American Cream Draft Horse Association Fell Pony Society and Conservancy of the Americas
American Donkey and Mule Society Fell Pony Society of North America
American Hackney Horse Society Florida Cracker Horse Association
American Heritage Horse Association Foundation for Shackleford Horses
American Indian Horse Registry Galiceno Horse Registry
American Mammoth Jackstock Association and Registry Gotlandruss Pony Preservation Society
American Shire Horse Association Horse of the Americas
American Suffolk Horse Association International Cleveland Bay Registry LLC
American Sulphur Horse Association Irish Draught Horse Society of North America
Arabian Horse Association Lipizzan Association of North America
Australian Suffolk Punch Registry Lipizzan Rescue Foundation
Baca Colonial Spanish Horse Alliance Nokota Horse Conservancy, Inc.
Baca Horse Conservancy National Miniature Donkey Association
Belgian Draft Horse Corp. of America Newfoundland Pony Society
Canadian Horse Breeders Association Mountain Pleasure Horse Association
Carolina Marsh Tacky Association Rocky Mountain Horse Association
Caspian Horse Society of the Americas Santa Cruz Horses
Caspian Registry Services Southwest Spanish Mustang Association
Cleveland Bay Horse Society of North America Spanish Barb Horse Association
Clydesdale Breeders of the U.S.A. Spanish Mustang Registry
Cornerstone Morgan Horse, Inc. Swedish Gotland Breeders Society /
Gotland Registry Services
Corolla Wild Horse Fund The American Saddlebred Horse Association Equine Welfare Advocacy Committee
Dales Pony Society of America, Inc. The Lippitt Club
Dales Pony Association of North America The North American Budenny Horse Registry
Dartmoor Pony Registry of America United States Lipizzan Federation

Universities and Technical Service

Brooks Equine Genetics Laboratory,
University of Florida
Mississippi State University
Stallion AI Services Texas A&M University
ViaGen Virginia Tech


American Horse Council Colonial Williamsburg
Carolina Marsh Tacky Outdoors Heritage Livestock Canada
National Animal Interest Alliance Natural Lifemanship
Rare Breeds Survival Trust TREC USA

Efforts were made to include all partners of the Alliance in this list. If your organization is a partner and was inadvertently left off, contact us to have it added.