Thank you for considering donating to SEO! Your donation will go towards rehabilitating neglected horses, training them, and finding them quality adoptive homes.

On average, SEO cares for approximately 60 horses on a daily basis.  SEO spends more than $2,000 per horse, including veterinary care, rehabilitation, and the training needed to ensure the horses find good homes.

There are many ways to help local horses in need, from single, monthly and estate giving to shopping for or on behalf of SEO and donating tack, vehicles and other items. See below for details on each type of donation.

Make a donation securely online:

If you prefer to mail a check, please send to:

Sound Equine Options
PO Box 1150
Gresham OR 97030

Estate Giving

Leave a legacy that will change the lives of horses in need.  Since 2009, with the support of our community, SEO has saved the lives of hundreds of horses in need and found them loving forever homes.

By making a gift to Sound Equine Options through your will, trust or other financial plan, you can help save horses for years to come.

When you incorporate charitable giving in your estate plan, you gain personal satisfaction by providing to the people and charities that matter the most to you. The staff at Sound Equine Options would love to talk to you about the many opportunities for charitable giving that can save the lives of local horses.

Please send us an email if you are planning on giving through your estate:

[email protected]

Donate a Car

Your car donation directly benefits Sound Equine Options!

Donate For Charity distributes the funds raised from the sale of your vehicle donation directly to Sound Equine Options. Donate For Charity sells your donated cars through a national network of auction and salvage houses to ensure the maximum donation possible is given to SEO. Go to the Donate Now tab at Donate For Charity and choose Sound Equine Options from the Charity Information pull down menu.

Shop on Behalf of SEO

You can help us greatly by purchasing items for us directly from our Amazon wish list, many of these items are everyday items we need to keep horses in the best possible care. You can purchase the item directly through Amazon and they will do the rest!

Amazon also has a program that benefits SEO even when you purchase items for yourself! If you Shop Amazon through their SMILE program and select Sound Equine Options as the charity you would like to support, a portion of the profits on your items will be donate to SEO!

You can shop hundreds of your favorite retailers online and help Sound Equine Options at the same time through Adopt A Shelter. Simply select Sound Equine options at the link provided, shop, and a portion of your purchases will be donated to SEO!

Are you a Fred Meyer shopper? Did you know you can link your Rewards card to Sound Equine Options? Fred Meyer donates to nonprofits every year based on how much shoppers spend at their stores and which nonprofits are connected to its shoppers. Access the rewards program for more information and linking rewards with SEO and you will be helping us tremendously!

Donate Tack

SEO accepts donations of certain types of gently used tack and related items and resells them to raise funds to rescue, rehabilitate, train and find homes for abandoned, neglected and abused horses. Donated items should be in good working order for use with our horses or are suitable for resale to generate needed funds.

We cannot accept items that are:

  • Broken
  • Excessively dirty or worn out
  • Rusty or moldy
  • Missing pieces or parts
  • If item is a set or pair, we need the complete set
  • Electronics (with the exception of clippers in good working order)
  • Helmets (for liability reasons)
  • No opened or expired containers of nutritional supplements
  • No opened grooming liquids

Donation barrels may be found at the following locations:

1. AJ’s Stafford Feed & Pet, 22525 SW Stafford Rd., Tualatin, OR 97062

2. Burns Feed Store, 29215 E Orient Dr., Gresham, OR 97080 –

3. Columbia Equine Hospital, 27841 SE Orient Dr., Gresham, OR 97080

4. Eagle Fern Equine Hospital, 28255 SE Eagle Creek Rd. Estacada, OR 97023

5. Elaine’s Feed & Tack, 33631 Commercial Ave., Scappoose, OR 97056

6. Gallops Saddlery, 17937 SW McEwan Rd, Tigard, OR 97224

7. Geren’s Farm Supply, 33680 SE Kelso Road, Boring, OR 97009

8. Tack Box Saddlery & Apparel, 28970 Highway 34 Corvallis, OR 97333

9. Union Mills Feed Store, 14822 S. Union Mills Rd, Mulino, OR 97042