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It is not whether your words or actions are tough or gentle; it is the spirit behind your actions and words that announces your inner state.

Rene Char

A collection of our thoughts, tips and tricks, resources, training and adoption news, and pretty much everything that crosses our mind!

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GSH thrilled to be awarded HSUS Forever Foundation Scholarship

We are proud participants in the HSUS Forever Foundation thanks to a scholarship from the Humane Society of the US. To help equine rescues place more horses, the Forever Foundation provides trainers and volunteers with a video-based learning program and hands-on training to enable them to efficiently work with their horses and get them adopted.

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Studly Dudley Needs Your Help!

What to do with a 23/24 year old stallion? We need your help!

Studly Dudley is a pretty cool dude, all in all. But he has a problem ... he's studly. And at 23/24 years old, castration has a lot more risks. But, we do not have a stallion safe area for him to retire without being castrated. So we find ourselves in a conundrum.

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Helping People, not just horses

When does "Closed for intakes" not exactly mean closed? When it's an emergency, of course.

GSH doesn't just exist to help horses, we exist to help people in addition to horses. No one, rescue, individual, or whatever, can help every horse that needs help, which means you have to learn to say no, and make your choices.

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Mato is adopted!

Today was a busy day - we sent four horses out on their trial period to adoption! First up was Mato, who scored a family with several children and a pre-teen boy of his own!

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Hank and Nora are adopted!

Two more horses started their trial adoptions today - Hank and Nora! Both are heading out to live with Tahni and Comet, who were adopted by this family last year.

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Hope's Adoption Makes Dreams Come True

Hope was the fourth horse to head out on her trial adoption today ... and she made her adopter's life long dream of owning a horse come true!

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