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post #1 of 4 Old 08-05-2009, 11:55 AM Thread Starter
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Starting a thoroughbred rescue

hello I have recently started taking in rescued thoroughbreds to train and used for handy cap kids with special needs I am looking for donations to help start out this rescue if anyone could help with donating unwanted tack or anything would be highly appreciated and your name would be placed on a donation tree at the recue and would receive up dates on how everything is going so please every little bit helps
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post #2 of 4 Old 08-05-2009, 12:06 PM
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At the risk of sounding snarky, I have a hard time taking this seriously when you can't properly spell handicapped. I would be hesitant to donate to your group without some further showing of legitimacy, but that's just me
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post #3 of 4 Old 08-05-2009, 12:19 PM
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At the risk of sounding snarky, I have a hard time taking this seriously when you can't properly spell handicapped. I would be hesitant to donate to your group without some further showing of legitimacy, but that's just me
I was just thinking that!! And the pics don't look legit. If they are, I'm sorry.

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post #4 of 4 Old 08-05-2009, 12:31 PM
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There are government programs, grants, etc. that you can get for starting up a rescue. If I were you, I would establish myself as a rescue organization with government resources, so that people know you're legit :)

Also:
I'm confused. Didn't you just list a ton of tack for sale? Why are you asking for more if you just put a bunch up for sale on the 20th?

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