The Irish Horse Welfare Trust was established in 1999 and gained charitable status in 2002. IHWT is involved in the following work:
- Rescue, Rehabilitation & Re-homing of horses and ponies.
- Racehorse Re-training for Re-homing Programme.
- Campaigning on issues affecting Equines.
- Promoting Equine Welfare Awareness and Education
IHWT operates from it’s a 68 acre farm in Woodenbridge, Co Wicklow.