Jan 2010 -
Awarded BLM Satellite Adoption contract for next 3 years!!!
January 2010 Cross Plains Adoption
Paula's 27-year-old Mustang & friends, artist's rendition
Proud Members of the Tennessee
Paula and Randall Carr
Promoting & Preserving Our Rural
Providing today's urban schoolchildren a chance to Learn about
Country Living & Rural Ways
Serving the Rural Community Through Education and Social Events
is one of
Robertson County, Tennessee's oldest and best known tourist
attractions, drawing visitors and potential adopters from almost
every state in the union for more than two decades.
"We've been in the business of finding good homes for horses
and burros for a long time, and we want to find high quality
adopters for all our animals," says Paula Carr. "A good, loving
home with the means to feed and care for each animal is our
facilities have processed over 20,000 animals since 1979 – not
only adopting but holding, sorting, vetting, hoof trimming, and
This has been
the site for many Government meetings, many well known horse
trainer’s shows, a Wild Horse and Burro Days celebration event
held every year for 15
years, and a Horse show competition with high money and trophy
Many horses and
burros have been trained for the general public.
includes a "Horsepital" for recovery for sick or hurt animals.
Horse & Burro Center is located with easy access to Interstate
highways, for easy semi-truck turnarounds and off loading.
In December of 2006, and again in January of
2010, Carr’s Wild
Horse Center received the Satellite adoption contract for three
years. We have won this contract every three years since 1980.
Randall and Paula take a semi with panels and trucks with gooseneck
trailers full of water buckets, hay, tolls, and haltering chutes
to a designated place and set up for horses and burros arriving
to be adopted out for the weekend.
Carrs Inducted to WHB Hall of Fame
In 2005, the
Carr's were inducted into the Wild Horse & Burro Hall of Fame:
Paula says, "This was the most exciting award we have ever won.
We feel very honored to have receive it."
On December 6,
2006, Paula was nominated as President of the Mustang Heritage Foundation
Trustees , where she has remained President for the
past 4 years.
For 2010 she is
is Board Member of National Adoption Day Events
www.mustangheritagefoundation.org for more. The Mustang
Heritage Foundation is a 501c3 public, charitable, non
profit organizati0on dedicated to facilitating successful
adopting excess mustangs and burros.
was elected Robertson County Bureau Chairman for two
years 2004 – 2006. She won their highest award, "Top 5
Farm Bureau Women" out of 91 other counties. In
2008 she was again in the Top Five and 2009 she was in
the Top Ten Farm.
Paula has been elected
Chair of Farm Bureau Ladies 3 times
Paula graduated Leadership Middle Tennessee Class of
In 2007, she was named #1
Farm Bureau Woman in the entire state! That yeas, she
was also Re-elected Chair of Farm Bureau
Women for two more
years 2007 – 2009
purpose of this Committee is to assist in an active,
organized way in carrying forward women, namely, better
educational, social, and spiritual opportunities for
rural people, and the development of a more wholesome,
healthful, and abundant country life.
since September 21, 2005