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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Thanks for you.

We hope this Thanksgiving finds you and yours well, comfortable, and safe. We know Thanksgiving - and every day life - may look a little different for us this year, so we wanted to take a moment to say thank you and share a little of our gratitude.

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Love is Love is Love is Love is Love.

South Dakota Gives reminds us that diversity, equity and inclusion are vital to a strong South Dakota. They encourage us to share our non-discrimination statement ... and explain it. Gentle Spirit Horses does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.

But what does that mean?

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Now accepting Board member applications

Gentle Spirit Horses Rescue is now accepting applications for up to four positions on our Board of Directors for the 2021-2022 term. We meet virtually so you do not have to be local to participate. For more information about the requirements and to apply, go here:

https://forms.gle/PQJEaHxgQn97Dv6w5

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Meet the Minis today!

Cola, Di and Monroe are heading to the Scotland Rodeo Grounds today to meet the local community and help the FFA kids celebrate their Awards Banquet! Come out and meet them and get your Open House flyer!

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Willow, very loved.

The horses who come through GSH have a safety net with us for life ... and sometimes that makes all the difference. Sometimes things just fall in place and timing works out, as well. Today was one of those days as Willow quietly went from one home to another.

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Goodbye, Jackie.

Today Jackie made it obvious that it was time to say goodbye, and she was laid to rest this afternoon at Dakota Large Animal Clinic. Even with all the treatments we tried for her gut issues, she just kept going downhill and today was time.

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