IHP is the main Italian animal-rights association focusing on equines. We are looking for enthusiastic people for our Volunteer Team in the only Italian rescue center for abused equines located in Toscana between Florence, Siena and Pisa. The team's job consists of daily check of all horses and fences, help to veterinary doctors and in feeding of the horses. Our volunteer team consists of people from different Countries and continents. Outdoor work.

The Job

Job No
112528
Status
Looking
Title
Volunteer For Horse Rescue Center
Type
Groom-General; Working Student; Au Pair/Groom; Volunteer;
Work type
Temporary;
Work time
Full-time;
Salary
Volunteer job
Live-In
Bring own horse
Training available
Non-Smoker
Posted
8/20/2013
Updated
12/2/2013
Expires
9 months ago
Views
2,083

The Employer

Employer No
103794
Name
Ihp - Italian Horse Protection Association
Website
http://www.horseprotection.it
Location
Montaione, Firenze, Italy IT flag
Facility type
Other;

Requirements

Gentle manners with animals. Flexibility. Willing to help old and/or mistreated animals.

Accommodation

Shared new apartment in the village of Montaione or at Villa da Filicaja (www.filicaja.it), IHP's headquarter

Job Benefits

Helping the only rescue center for abused horses in Italy, where horses live in freedom in big pastures.

The Facility

Only Italian rescue center for mistreated and neglected horses. We are hosting about 70 horses. Most of our guests are horses that have been confiscated for the crime of mistreatment of animals. All horses are free in about 100 Ha. (1'000'000 sq.m.) of paddocks. More information on www.horseprotection.it (Italian and English). Updates on IHP activities on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/pages/IHP-Italian-Horse-Protection-association/109927602370373 (Italian and partially English)

Tags

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