Grand Opening of Stormys Store!

April 16th, 2014

May 10th 2014 at 12pm will be the grand opening of Stormys store.  Stormys store is a used tack store which all proceeds will benefit Diamonds Rescues. If you are in need of any tack items check our store first for some great deals

Apprenticeship Program

April 16th, 2014

DITR offers an Apprenticeship program starting June 2014 The program is open to everyone ages 14 to adult   Applications are now being accepted now thru May 30th 2014.  If you are interested Please email to have an application sent to you. Applicants will be notified if they are accepted into the program there is […]


Diamonds for Sale

March 10th, 2014

Chief is a Paint gelding  for sale and currently being boarded at Diamonds. He is a very nice broke  horse good for any level rider He is 18 years old $1200  If you are interested in him please call Pauli at 252-465-2052


Hours of Operation

February 3rd, 2014

NEEDED: Volunteers to assist with showing the barn on the weekends
NOTE: Anyone interested in a specific horse will need to complete an application (green) and leave it in the mail box on the table, AND contact Sonja for details and an appointment.

general lee

Retraining Horses

February 2nd, 2014

Horses in the Retrain group are now healthy enough to begin ground work, round pen work, or under-saddle work.

Diamnids in the Rough Manure Movers

Volunteer Information

February 2nd, 2014

Diamonds in the Rough relies on its volunteer force to care for rescued horses from Isle of Wight, surrounding counties and North Carolina. Volunteers give individual attention to rescued horses that arrive in poor health, ones that have been abused, or ones surrendered from loving owners who can no longer care for them.


Meet our resident trainer Kelly Crepple

February 2nd, 2014

Along with working with the rescues Kelly runs a full time training /lesson business out of Merry Oaks stables. She gives lessons from the very beginner to the advanced Rider. Kelly specializes in reining it is her passion but she also gives lessons in Western pleasure , hunter under saddle, barrel racing, competitive trail and much more.


Trailer For Rent

February 2nd, 2014

Diamonds has a 2horse bumper pull trailer to rent.  The Cost is 50 dollars per day and we now have a 3 horse stock bumper pull available for 75 dollars a day. Call 757-846-6076 to reserve   Plug for gold Two horse bumper pull          

Riddick - when he first arrived

Rescuing Horses

February 2nd, 2014

“Rescue Horses” have been with us for less than 30 days. During this time they are evaluated by the vet. We then decide a course for them and they move to be Restored, Retrained, or Re-homed (Adopted).

Riddick after with lots of TLC

Restoring Horses

February 2nd, 2014

Horses in the Restore Album are have been seen by the vet and farrier and are on a program to restore them back to health.