Run RTFs American Wild Horse Sanctuary for a Year

by Return to Freedom Inc. , (DBA) American Wild Horse Sanctuary Vetted since 2016 Top Ranked


As you gather with your loved ones, consider a gift that feeds and provides complete care for nearly 400 wild horses and burros for a year. Return to Freedom's multifaceted approach protects the freedom, diversity, and habitat of America's wild horses and burros. The sanctuary provides educational programs, reunites wild horse families, safeguards their quality of life--with medical care and a forever home. RTF advocates for policy reforms to protect their brothers and sisters on the range.

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Feed and care for 400 wild horses and burros by sustaining Return to Freedom's Wild Horse Sanctuary for a year. Instead of using population management such as birth control, America's wild horses on our public lands are part of an aggressive and costly ongoing capture and removal policy -separating them from their families & social bands and put in government corrals at risk of mass euthanasia. Help us provide forever sanctuary for those we can, educate, and advocate for solutions on the range.


Return to Freedom's mission to change the future for America's wild horses and burros comes through our multi-pronged approach. Witnessing the minimally invasive management model at RTF's sanctuary is the key to build the foundation for wild horse sustainability. The sanctuary fills an immediate need to care for animals that would otherwise endure inhumane conditions. It is the platform to engage the public to become informed, inspired, and effective advocates to make transformative change.

Long-Term Impact

Our model restores habitat on rangelands, ends horse slaughter, reforms BLM's Wild Horse & Burro Program saving millions in taxpayer dollars/year by putting Return to Freedom's On & Off the Range Management Model in action. Builds a coalition of sanctuaries nationwide to respond to on the ground emergencies and care for entire herd groups and natural families forever--preserving historic strains, behavior, lifestyle, and lists the wild horse as native species connecting us to our equine history.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a XLSX file (projdoc.xlsx).


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Project Leader:
Andrea Wogsland
Lompoc, CA United States
$64,916 raised of $1,000,000 goal
1,446 donations
$935,084 to go
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