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SOS LogoS.O.S. (Stamp Out Starvation of Horses) fills a unique niche in the horse rescue industry by not only keeping unadoptable horses in sanctuary, but helping owners keep their horses through trying times, holding gelding clinics and assisting with re-homing of unwanted horses.

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Kentucky Equine Humane Center (KyEHC) is Verified by Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries

Storm Siren Kentucky Equine Humane Center

The Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries (GFAS), the only globally recognized organization providing standards for identifying legitimate animal sanctuaries, awarded … Continue reading »

Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge in Arkansas is Verified by Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries

Sierra

(Eureka Springs, AR) – The Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries (GFAS), the only globally recognized organization providing standards for identifying … Continue reading »

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