FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 14, 2013 (Glenville, Pa.)- In September 2011 the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (the ASPCA) granted Angel Acres Horse Haven Rescue Inc. The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) was the first humane society to be established in North America and is, today, one of the largest in the world.
|Grace in new quarantine pen immediately after rescue.|
"This generous grant has allowed us to finish several important projects that will help improve the overall efficiency of our rescue, retraining and rehoming adoption program and will allow us to continue training year round, while cutting our expenses. We could not be more thrilled with the successful completion these projects!"
|New riding area (it snowed that day)!|
“We’d like to express our sincerest appreciation to the ASPCA and their Rescuing Racers Program for having the confidence in Angel Acres to award us this generous grant to further our rescue programs.” said Jo Deibel, Founder and President of Angel Acres Horse Haven Rescue.
|One of the new paddocks!|
Angel Acres Horse Haven Rescue saves horses bound for slaughter for human consumption and assists in cases of abuse, neglect and abandonment. Founded in 2004 by Jo Deibel Angel Acres is a 501c3 non profit organization chartered by the State of
|Another paddock view|
A flagship program of Angel Acres Horse Haven Rescue is Mattie’s Legacy Fund. Funds are used to save horses from slaughter and to assist local horse owners that are in immediate need of assistance with grain, hay or farrier care. Angel Acres is a GFAS (Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries) Accredited facility. For more information on the ASPCA go to www.aspca.org or on Angel Acres go to www.saveahorsenow.org
|Grace, being unloaded on the new, safe driveway!|
Contact: Fran Burns
Angel Acres Horse Haven Rescue
410 340 7676