The Great Escape Veterans Program is a program of The Great Escape Mustang Sanctuary & Training Center (GEMS) and is produced in partnership with the Mustang Heritage Foundation Veterans & Mustangs program. This week long, residential style, training program is aimed at pairing Military Veterans with Mustangs they will choose themselves. There will be a Showcase/Adoption Event at the conclusion of the program, where the participants will be able to share what they have learned with friends and family, as well as being an instrumental part of the adoption process. Army Veteran & Mustang Trainer, Shea Wallin from Colorado Springs, will lead participants on their journey, taking their horse from ‘wild to mild’.
- The cost will be $250, this will cover the care and feeding of your project horse while in the training program.
- Financial aid is available, please inquire if interested
- All accommodations and meals will be included.
- Dates: Sept. 28-Oct. 6 with a Showcase/Adoption Event on Oct. 7th
- Application deadline is on June 25th, participants will be notified on July 4th if they have been chosen for the program
Email us for details and an application