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Join us for our 3rd Annual Greener Pastures Land Fund Event

November 14th, 2014 Comments Off
Horses recovering from abuse and neglect need room to graze and roam. Proceeds from Habitat for Horses’ 3rd Annual Greener Pastures Land Fund Event will go towards our goal of gaining more land. A fun evening filled with music, ...

Barn fire kills 18 horses, other animals (Video)

November 14th, 2014 (2)
Each year as the days grow shorter and colder, barn fires become a frequent concern. Although the cause of this fire is unknown, many times barn fires start when a heating device is turned on that is old or ...

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 ...