Letter From Our Founder

In 2008, I began formulating a mission: to bring together abused and neglected animals with abused and neglected people. In 2009, Ranch Hands Rescue became a 501(c)(3) public charity. Today, our fully licensed professional counselors specialize in trauma-focused therapy, Equine and Animal Assisted Counseling (EAAC), and other therapeutic modalities to give our clients the experience of relating their personal pain … Read More

Sergeant (RET) Christopher Maples

Sergeant (RET) Christopher Maples was assigned to Echo 2/58 Ft. Benning GA for Basic Combat Training (BCT) and Advanced Individual Training on August 18th, 2008. In December, he graduated BCT and AIT 12, at which point he was assigned to Attack Company 1/28 Black Lions. There he served as an automatic rifleman, grenadier, team leader, and squad leader. From August … Read More

Counseling Center Plans to Launch the First Safe House Located in Texas to Serve Sex-Trafficked Young Men Nationwide

DENTON, TEXAS (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 29, 2017 Bob Williams, CEO of Ranch Hands Rescue Counseling Center and Animal Sanctuary in Denton, Texas, just announced ambitious plans to open one of the first safe houses in the country exclusively catering to male victims of sex trafficking. The U.S. Department of State cites global statistics estimating that boys and men may represent nearly 50% … Read More