Damistia offers multiple levels of horse boarding and care. We have experience in rehabilitation of rescue and injured horses.  We also have several retirees at the farm.  Every horse will receive top quality care and be treated like part of the family - because they are!


Damistia is owned by Wendy Henderson and managed with the assistance of daughter, Misty Spivey, and partner, Steve Moody. Together, we have over 50 years of equine experience.


Some of our credentials include:

  • Certificate in Equine Management from J.  Sargeant Reynolds Community College  
  • Rehabilitating rescue horses   
  • Horse owners for over 30 years    
  • Participated and placed in eventing    
  • Former members of local riding school team    
  • Chosen for riding team at Virginia Intermont College   
  • Over 20 years of English riding lessons    
  • Previously worked at local riding school and show barn 
  • Completed equine cruelty investigator course 


Wendy’s and Misty's experiences with their own and rescue horses give them valuable knowledge and skills in caring for healthy, sick, injured, and retired horses.  You can be assured that your horse will receive top notch care.   

Damistia Horse Haven