Excerpt from the full article. To read the full article, “In Peace and Harmony,” from December 28, 2021, please see the Albuquerque Journal website here: https://www.abqjournal.com/2457031/in-peace-and-harmony-ex-maslentildea-rescue-foundation-a-true-have.html
“Masleña recently acquired 501 (c) (3) nonprofit status, which could aid in obtaining donations. State certification could help in that regard, as well.”
“Eckhoff said certification is a matter of Masleña getting its paperwork and documentation up to state standards. She said the sanctuary’s level of care meets requirements.
“Their facilities are optimal, ample food and water,” Eckoff said. “It’s obvious they have worked a lot with the animals, invested time and energy so that the (animals’) personalities come through. They have had horses that have been shut down and worked with them until they came out of themselves.”