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HHH LogoHHH Miniature Horse Rescue is a not-for-profit 501 c(3) charity dedicated to rescue efforts, care, nurturing and rehabilitation of miniature equine. Through the charitable efforts of our volunteers and our community, we strive to provide help, hope and loving life-long homes to miniature equine that have been seized, surrendered or suffered gross abuse and neglect.

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Founder of Bat World Sanctuary Recipient of Global Award for Sanctuary Excellence

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Amanda Lollar of GFAS-accredited Bat World Sanctuary is the eighth recipient of the Carole Noon Award for Sanctuary Excellence given … Continue reading »

Indraloka Animal Sanctuary Earns Accreditation from Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries

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“Indraloka Animal Sanctuary is truly a safe haven for farm animals that have nowhere else to turn. The animal residents … Continue reading »

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