October 1-6, 2022

Welcome to the first annual United States Rescue Animal Competition presented by Shining Horse Farm and Sanctuary Inc. The competition is open to adopters and rescues to promote the rescue animal industry and adoptions. 

The competition is hosted virtually allowing any animal the opportunity to compete. Any category with over 50 entries per state will be awarded per state, then a grand champion overall. 

At the minimum, each winner will receive:

Grand Champion: 20" Trophy, Grand Champion Ribbon 36"

State Champion: Plaque 8"x 10", Champion Ribbon 30"

2nd: Plaque 5"x 7", Ribbon 24"

3rd: Ribbon 24"

4th-8th: 15" Ribbon

All entries will receive a 8" participant ribbon.

Sponsor's of each category may award additional prizes.

All funds raised from this event will go towards the expansion of Shining Horse Farm and Sanctuary Inc to fund a rescue the first of its kind to open for domestic livestock and pets with an enriching and calm environment for all. 

Calendar of Events:

October 1, 2022:


October 2, 2022


October 3, 2022


October 4, 2022

Rabbit & Guinea Pig

October 5, 2022


October 6, 2022

Grand Champions

All Prizes will be mailed October 10, 2022.

Board members of Shining Horse Farm and Sanctuary Inc are not allowed to participate.

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