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17250 Old Frederick Road
Mount Airy
Maryland 21771
USA
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Target demographics: save draft and draft cross horses from slaughter, abuse, and neglect

Direct beneficiaries per year: 150 horses

Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: help feed and care for all 64 horses in residence!

Geographic areas served: the United States

Programs: rescue, rehabilitation, retraining, and re-homing.

Mission:
Gentle Giants Draft Horse Rescue was formed to facilitate the rescue of Draft and Draft Cross horses from slaughter, abuse, and neglect.
Results:
Thanks to the support of our generous donors, Gentle Giants has expanded and can now house 60 horses!

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01/31/14
Today I received two donation-seeking letters, both from horse rescue groups. The return envelope for both had almost an identical address, a post office box in Hagerstown, Md. Clearly this organization is using a professional, for-profit, fund raising company to send out begging letters. My name... more »
01/30/14
Over two years ago I was looking for a place to volunteer where I could be outside, be around horses, and continue to learn and grow as a person. GG was the answer to my extra time and energy, and desire to be involved with people who are dedicated and conscientious. Volunteering 2 days a week has... more »
01/30/14
I volunteer at Gentle Giants on a weekly basis and am awed by the loving care that the horses receive. The staff and volunteers do their very best to rehabilitate these horses, many of whom came from miserable experiences. For example, there is one volunteer who used her annual leave from the ... more »
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