Our Blog

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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A Moment of Contentment and Relaxation

The lovely sorrel mare gave me a moment today that reminded us WHY we do this and a reminder of why we have a policy of treating each horse individually.

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Welcome the Lucky 8 from the ISPMB Seizure

Welcome the lucky 8 from ISPMB who made it on our trailers yesterday and came home to our Humboldt, SD location. We have decided to name them after the Broadway musical Alexander Hamilton ... and hope with your help we can get the casts' attention to the plight of these horses! Tag away

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Meet Ash, weanling Mustang from Teddy Roosevelt National Park

Gentle Spirit Horses Rescue & Sanctuary welcomes Ash, weanling Mustang colt from Teddy Roosevelt National Park, into our program.

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Volunteer Opportunities! Pasture pickers and Feeders needed!

We are quickly getting done with spring maintenance and moving into summer training and handling time!

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Bless the Broodies

May is Mother's Day month! Broodmares are one of the most needy horses - desired, loved, needed while they could have babies; often not trained, then when they are no longer needed or when breeders stop breeding they have no choices or options. Your support lets us help broodmares either retire or be trained for a new career and learn love for who they are and not just the babies they produce.

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Mason - Training Evaluation

Mason's foot is feeling much better, and he's calmed down a ton, so before taking him back out to pasture we did his evaluation today.

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