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Wild mare rescued from waste water pond while her baby watches (Video)

November 13th, 2014 Comments Off
From: My News 4 SPARKS, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) — One wild horse found herself in a sticky – and smelly – situation on Tuesday. According to Lyon County officials, wild horse advocates and the Lyon County Technical Large ...

Time to saddle up for fun! Greener Pastures Fundraiser is one week away!

November 12th, 2014 Comments Off
There is still time to get your tickets for Habitat for Horses big annual event – our 3rd Annual Greener Pastures Land Fundraiser. Taking place in the heart of Houston at AREA on November 19th beginning at 6:30PM. Join ...

Horse And Baboon Are Animal Best Friends! (Video)

November 12th, 2014 (2)
More cuteness – a horse and baboon friend pair! I bet the horses enjoy the baboons grooming, and both are naturally curious creatures. Great video for the middle of the week pick-me-up. ~ HfH From: CutePuppyLove This is just ...

Effort Begins to Revive Endangered Przewalski Horse Population

November 11th, 2014 (2)
There are those in the world doing their part to try and save the wild horses of the world. And this is one of the rarest of horse populations….the Przewalski. ~ HfH From: The Astana Times By: Julia Rutz ...

Sexism Straight From The Horse’s Mouth: Life As A Female Veterinarian

November 11th, 2014 (3)
From: Science 2.0 By: Adele Williams Picture this. Your prize horse needs a vaccination. Who should turn up to deliver this but a veterinary graduate of ten years, specialist in equine internal medicine and teacher to veterinary undergraduates. Today ...

Alternative therapy caters to layers of grief, trauma

November 10th, 2014 Comments Off
Horses can help us humans in so many ways. Hopefully one day Equine Assisted Therapy will no longer be “alternative” but instead mainstream. Find out more about our Equine Assisted Therapy program by clicking here. ~ HfH From: The ...

2015 Habitat for Horses Calendars are now for sale!

November 10th, 2014 (2)
UPDATE 12/10/2014: Habitat for Horses 2015 Calendars are back in stock!Buy yours now as they are in limited supply Now is the time to buy Habitat for Horses’ 2015 Calendar – at just $20 each (plus $5 shipping and ...

Horses ‘Talk’ To Each Other With Their Ears & Eyes

November 9th, 2014 (1)
This study came out a few months ago. Look at a horse’s eyes – you can definitely tell they are communicating with them. Horse lovers without a doubt will wonder why it took so long for science to realize ...

Dying woman’s wish to say goodbye to beloved horse granted

November 8th, 2014 (1)
From: The Daily Edge Hospital grants dying woman’s final wish to say goodbye to beloved horse A 77-YEAR-OLD WOMAN suffering with cancer was granted her final wish to say goodbye to her favourite horse. Sheila Marsh’s condition was deteriorating ...

47-Million-Year-Old Pregnant Mare Sheds Light on Ancient Horses

November 8th, 2014 Comments Off
From: Live Science By: Laura Geggel When a thirsty pregnant horse drank from a freshwater lake 47 million years ago, she was unaware that poisonous volcanic gases might lead to her sudden demise. Now, the fossilized remains of the ...