Internships at DEFHR give emerging professionals valuable insight into the day-to-day management, operations, and requirements of a large horse rescue. Interns can utilize skills learned at DEFHR in their next careers in equine management, training, animal welfare advocacy, equine rehabilitation, nonprofit marketing, facility management, and countless additional areas within the industry. Our internship positions are available as both residential and nonresidential positions and cover the following areas of DEFHR.
Educating a variety of ages and developing curriculum in equine care, handling, and environmental awareness.
Gaining experience in equine care, rehabilitation, and natural horsemanship training both on ground and under saddle.
Specializing in nonprofit marketing, community outreach, social media management, and event planning.
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