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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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Help Needed: Fencing

Our pasture fence is down and dead! We are looking for a fencer to help us get our fence back up in a hurry. If you are interested, or know someone who might be, please check out this post and email info@gentlespirithorses.org for more information. Donated and discounted appreciated, but will entertain all estimates. Continue reading for specs.

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Horses and Smoke

Northern winds have pushed wildfire smoke from Canada down into North Dakota, Minnesota, and eastern South Dakota, where we are located. Several people have asked about how smoke affects horses and any precautions to take. Here's what we've found.

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July Bug Club - Time to Ride!

Yesterday was a big Bug Club day - 16 kids joined us for two sessions of one of our most popular Hands-On sessions.

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#FridaysHorse: Hamilton

Every Friday we are featuring a GSH Permanent Resident - a horse who makes GSH their home. This #FridaysHorse is Hamilton.

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It's the perfect time to adopt

If you are looking for a new horse partner, you know the market is crazy. Prices are high, and horses are hard to find.

It's the perfect time to consider adoption.

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Trainers! We need your opinion!

TRAINERS! We need your opinions! We are setting up a trainer's challenge and need your input. We would greatly appreciate if you would take a moment and fill out this survey to help us make it amazing! So far the answers have been enlightening and surprising - we had no idea a prize saddle would be the most popular incentive, for example. Help us truly make this challenge a great one!

HORSE TRAINER SURVEY
https://forms.gle/SsuxgPqcHUV2XUFd7

Professional or amateur trainers encouraged to answer. Thank you!!

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