Equine Welfare Network Messenger

We are a 2017 Messenger!

We are proud to be an EQUUS Foundation Messenger and share our horse care & use practices with the public.

The Messenger Designation is awarded annually. To retain an existing EQUUS Foundation Messenger designation and apply for an EQUUS Foundation grant in 2017, organizations must provide all required information and update their Messenger information on or after January 1, 2017 and not later than April 30, 2017.

Messengers are organizations on the Equine Welfare Network that demonstrate a commitment to public transparency and accountability by their willingness to publish and share extensive data about their operations.

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Draft Gratitude

Draft Gratitude
148 Ashuelot Street

Tax ID/EIN: 47-2346625
Year Founded: 2014
Last Updated 2017-04-27

Public Charity

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Primary Focus involving horses (Horse Welfare, Public Service, Sport & Recreation):  Horse Welfare

Our organization operates programs involved with horse rescue, foster care, rehabilitation, adoption and/or retirement.

Our organization's primary activity is equine rescue, adoption & retirement.

Our organization is directly responsible for the care of horses to provide its services.

100% of our total programs and services are horse-related.

Our organization conducts its horse-related programs at one facility.

Our Mission/How we are involved with horses:
Draft Gratitude saves draft horses from slaughter by providing a second chance and a place to call home.

Horse-related programs:
Rescue and rehabilitate draft horses from kill or neglect type situations.<br /><br />Pair healthy, experienced working horses with qualified adoptive homes to be used for light work including farming, homesteading, pleasure riding, pleasure driving, and/or companionship.<br /><br />Educate the community of all ages about the draft breed, proper care and nutrition, uses, abilities, perils and prevention of unplanned breeding, and the role of draft horses in the past and future.

Non-horse-related programs:

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