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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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07/25/14
I have been contributing to Gentle Giants for several years now. Periodically, I have received a letter soliciting funds and I was so impressed, I did contribute. Last week, my husband visited the facility and confirmed that our money is being well-spent! The facilties are beautiful, the staff ... more »
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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 »
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