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Rancho Universo Heal a Horse Cozumel Horse Sanctuary Non-Profit Organization

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Carretera Transversal Kilometro 10. 8, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
+52 987 113 4536
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See how therapy can assist in healing all, people and animals. Liliana works very hard to care for... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2014
arizonadiver
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Arizona
BEAUTIFUL!!

The time we spent at Rancho Universo was not nearly enough, but definitely enough to see the... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2014
MissCoz
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Kansas City, Missouri
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Heal a Horse Cozumel Sanctuary is set in rural area on the way to the oriental side of the island, (the other side). Our mission is to improve animal welfare through education with this in mind we have provided several workshops and clinics with professional farriers, horse trainers, veterinarians. Your generous donations are very much appreciated, take a look at our webpage and donate today. There has been a huge improvement in the horse world. All the resident horses have been rescued from abuse, ill-treatment and abandonment. There are also other animals such as dogs and cats. Being rural there are lots of birds, butterflies, and other species. The horses at the sanctuary live free as a herd forming family and friendship bonds, heirarquies and all their natural traits. Horses are prey so they only defend themselves, they do not attack. It is a totally different empowering experience to walk around a herd of free range horses. Visits strictly by appointment please. See you soon
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27 Nov 2014
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23 Jul 2014
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Carretera Transversal Kilometro 10. 8, Cozumel 77600, Mexico
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+52 987 113 4536
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Reviewed 28 November 2014

See how therapy can assist in healing all, people and animals. Liliana works very hard to care for all the horses and provide them with a safe, loving environment.

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Universalhorse, General Manager at Rancho Universo Heal a Horse Cozumel Horse Sanctuary Non-Profit Organization, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2016

Dear Arizonadiver. thank you so much for your kind words, it was a pleasure and an honour to have you visit with us, we hope to see you again soon and thank you for telling your friends Warm regards

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Reviewed 23 July 2014

The time we spent at Rancho Universo was not nearly enough, but definitely enough to see the amazing amount of love between Liliana and her horses. Liliana runs this place independently and it is AMAZING to see the caring, loving and understanding she shares with...More

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Universalhorse, General Manager at Rancho Universo Heal a Horse Cozumel Horse Sanctuary Non-Profit Organization, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2016

Dear MissCoz Thank you very much for your kind words it means a lot to us! It was a great pleasure and an honour to have you visit with us Warm regards

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Reviewed 17 May 2014

Not sure how Liliana does it but she runs this place on a shoestring and with the help of a lotta love for both the horses AND the children that need this beautiful experience! These horses have been SAVED from many of the local Cozmulenos...More

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Universalhorse, General Manager at Rancho Universo Heal a Horse Cozumel Horse Sanctuary Non-Profit Organization, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2016

DearTina thank you so very much for your kind words it was a great pleasure to have you visit. Oh and thanks for the cake warm regards from all of us

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Reviewed 6 August 2013

Liliana has done a wonderful job with this ranch! The animals, the people, and the jungle atmosphere are all amazing. After visiting the ranch numerous times we became friends with the rescued horses, dogs, and cats. We return time and time again to see all...More

1  Thank Tim R
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Universalhorse, Manager at Rancho Universo Heal a Horse Cozumel Horse Sanctuary Non-Profit Organization, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2016

Tim Thank you soo very much for your kind words it was a great to have you visit,always fun an educational. Warm regards

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Reviewed 30 June 2012

There is nothing I can say with words about this place Liliana THANK YOU This was a great experience and excellent oportunity for me. You rock and I will visit my friend william soon Jeremy Williams

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Reviewed 12 April 2012

This ranch is a very special place. Whether you are on your own, with your family, loved one, or friends, it suits all. Liliana, owner and full-time worker at the ranch is a lovely lady, always happy to chat to you (in perfect English or...More

2  Thank Lisa C
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Universalhorse, General Manager at Rancho Universo Heal a Horse Cozumel Horse Sanctuary Non-Profit Organization, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2016

Dear Lisa, thank you so much for all your help during your internship, it was always a breath of fresh air having you around Warm regards and all the best!

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Reviewed 17 February 2012

Hola! I want to share with you what I found and how I felt during my stay in Rancho Universo. Once we open the gate and enter the ranch, all you can see is horses, green jumgle, birds, wind, blue sky....nature, love♥ and all you...More

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Valeria O
5 May 2018|
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Response from Universalhorse | Property representative |
Hello Valeria, Welcome to our little piece of paradise, we are actually a Horse and animal sanctuary, our horses all have been rescued from abandonment and abuse, they live free as nature intended them and they do not get... More
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llene181
14 April 2017|
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Response from Universalhorse | Property representative |
Hello thank you for contacting us, we would love to have you visit and of course your little one can ride, we are in the midst of doing repairs but the arena and horse are always in shape When are you coming over, I will do... More
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ladybug4ever
18 March 2016|
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Hello there thank you for contacting us, there is actually no riding on the beach anywhere as far as I know, we are a sanctuary so the thrill is more to walk around a herd of free roaming horses! It is empowering to get... More
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