The Red Pony Stands® Ojibwe Horse Sanctuary is a 100% Indigenous owned and operated federally and provincially registered not-for-profit organization aimed at protecting, promoting, and preserving the critically endangered Lac La Croix Indigenous Pony and its cultural significance of the breed for Indigenous peoples of Canada and beyond. The sanctuary is a breed-specific sanctuary in Saskatchewan/Treaty 4 Territory and is currently home to seven Lac La Croix Indigenous Ponies. The Red Pony Stands® focuses on breeding genetically-matched pony pairs, conducting research on the importance of the breed for Indigenous holistic wellness, and building relationships/capacity with community.
Cultural Advisor/Guiding Elder
M.Ed. Student Researcher